Engr. Prof. AWOKOLA, Olufiropo Samson

Degree: B.Sc, M.Sc, Ph.D
E-mail: osawokola@yahoo.co.uk, awokolaos@unaab.edu.ng
Tel: +234 803 715 1917
Dept: Civil Engineering
Academic Rank: Professor
Current Position:
Research Interest: Water Res. and Environmental Engineering


Prof. Awokola O.S. started his academic career from The Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro in 1983 and transferred to University of Agriculture, Abeokuta in 1991 as Lecturer II. He rose to the position of a Senior Lecturer in 2001 and Professor of Water Resources and Environmental Engineering in October 2014. He was awarded Ph.D in Water Resources and Environmental Engineering degree of FUNAAB in 2009. He had been involved in teaching, research and consultancy services including supervision of students’ projects. He had undertaken major administrative responsibilities in the University system and also serves in a number of committees. He was the Acting Head of Department, Department of Agrometeorology and Water Management 1st October, 2001 – 1st October 2003, Pioneer Acting Head of Department of Water Resources Management and Agricultural Meteorology 2003-2004, Pioneer Acting Head of Department of Civil Engineering 2004 -January 2010, a total of nine years (9) as Acting Head of Department. Professor Awokola is a brilliant and hard working staff ; he has an impressive accomplishment as a Lecturer, an erudite scholar of repute in his field as demonstrated in scholarly publications and technical reports. He has to his credit over 40 published Journal papers both locally and internationally.


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