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Department: Pasture & Range Management
Academic Rank: Lecturer I
Dr. Mrs. Idowu Oluwaseun Janet is a Lecturer in the Department of Pasture and Range Management (PRM), College of Animal Science and Livestock Production (COLANIM), Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB). She graduated at the University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria in 2007 with First Class Honours Degree, and completed her Master’s Degree in Pasture and Range Management in 2011. She is an expert in Ruminant nutrition and Forage Science with strong attraction for Forage Production and Utilization.
While joining the services of Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta as a Junior Research Fellow in 2009; she has been carrying out research activities, supervising and training undergraduate students.
To her credit, she won the Departmental Best Graduating Student and TETFund scholarship for her PhD programme in Ruminant Nutrition at Newcastle University, United Kingdom in 2013.
Her research interest includes evaluation and production of plants with forage potential; evaluation of rumen fermentation characteristics and microbiology; lignocellulose degradation and conversion for ruminant production; and protein fractionation. She has 33 Publications (both international and local) and 7 Conference Proceedings. She has undertaken trainings in Gas Safety; Basic Health & Safety; Chemical Safety & COSHH; Introduction to Learning & Teaching in Higher Education (all in UK) and training on Fund Sourcing, Proposal writing and Project Management in Nigeria.
Mrs. Idowu Oluwaseun Janet is a member of Nigerian Society for Animal Production (NSAP), Animal Science Association of Nigeria (ASAN), Society for Grassland Research and Development in Nigeria, British Society of Animal Scientist (BSAS) and European Association for Animal Production (EAAP) and with a Personal License category B, Animal (Scientific Procedures) Act, 1986 United Kingdom.
She is a lover of music and dancing while she also enjoys adventure.