ATUNGWU, Jeremiah Jonathan

Degree: 聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽聽聽 B. Agric., M. Agric., Ph. D
E-mail: 聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽聽聽 jojerat2000@yahoo.com
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Dept:聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽Crop Protection
Academic Rank:聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽聽聽聽 Senior Lecturer
Current Position:聽聽聽 聽聽聽 Deputy Dean, Student Affairs
Research Interest:聽聽聽

DETAILED RESUME


ACADEMIC DEGREE WITH DATE
路聽聽聽 Ph. D, 2004
路聽聽聽 M. Agric.,1998
路聽聽聽 B. Agric., 1994

INSTITUTIONS ATTENDED WITH DATE
路聽聽聽 University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, 聽聽聽 1998-2003
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MEMBERSHIP OF PROFESSIONAL BODIES
路聽聽聽 Nigerian Society for Plant Protection.
路聽聽聽 Agricultural Society of Nigeria.
路聽聽聽 Soybean Association of Nigeria.
路聽聽聽 Nigerian Society for Parasitology.
路聽聽聽 National Coordinating Scientist – Organic Agriculture in Tertiary Institutions in Nigeria

PRIZES, HONOURS, NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL RECOGNITION
路聽聽聽 Research Fellowship, IITA, Ibadan聽 (Ph. D)聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽– 2001 – 2004
路聽聽聽 Federal Government scholarship to undertake M. Agric.聽聽聽 聽– 1997/98
路聽聽聽 UNAAB Scholarship for Postgraduate Studies聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽– 1997-98
路聽聽聽 COLPLANT Dean’s honour roll. 聽聽聽 聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽– 1991
路聽聽聽 COLPLANT Dean’s honour roll.聽聽聽 聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽 – 1990

COURSES TAUGHT
Under Graduate
CPP 201 – Principles of Crop Production聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 –聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽聽聽 1998 鈥 2002
PCP 201 – Principles of Crop Production聽聽聽 聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 –聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽聽聽 2003/2004
CPP 301-聽 Crop Production I聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 –聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽聽聽 1998 鈥 2001
CPP 202 – Anatomy, Taxonomy聽 and Physiology of Agricultural Plant聽聽 –聽 聽聽聽 1998聽 – 2002
CPP 302 – Introduction to Crop Protection.聽聽聽 聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 –聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽聽聽 1998 –聽 2002聽 聽聽聽 聽聽聽
CPT 302 – Introduction to Crop Protection.聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 –聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽聽聽 2002 – 2007
ZOO 370 – Introductory Nematology聽聽聽 聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 –聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽聽聽 1998 – 2004
FMP 301 鈥 Farm Practice I聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 –聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽聽聽 2001 – 2006
FMP 302 鈥 Farm Practice II聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 –聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽聽聽 2001 – 2006
FPY 402聽 –聽 Crop Prod and Prot techniques聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 –聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽聽聽 2002 – 2007
CPT 503 鈥 Principles of Nematology聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 –聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽聽聽 2002 – 2007
CPT 504 –聽 Applied Nematology聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽聽聽 –聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽聽聽 2003- 2007
CPT 507 鈥 Plant Protection聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 –聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽聽聽 2005 – 2007

Postgraduate Courses
ARD 609 鈥 Principles and Practice of Crop Production聽 –聽聽聽聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽聽聽 2001 鈥 2004
PCD 706 –聽 Principles of Plant Pathology聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 –聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽聽聽 2003 –聽 2007
CPT 715 鈥撀 Morhology and Taxonomy of Nematodes聽聽聽聽 –聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽聽聽 2003 鈥 2007
CPT 716 –聽 Agro-Nematology聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽聽聽聽聽聽 –聽聽聽聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽聽聽 2004 –聽 2007
CPT 717 –聽 Nematological Techniques聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 –聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽聽聽 2005 –聽 2007
CPT 718 –聽 Economic Nematology聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽聽聽聽聽聽 –聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 聽聽聽 聽聽聽 2004 –聽 2007

RESEARCH CONDUCTED
PUBLICATIONS

Dissertations
1.聽聽聽 聽Atungwu, J.J.(1994) Field Assessment of Some Proven Lines IITA Soybeans for their Resistance to Root-Knot Nematodes B. Agric Thesis , University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria.聽 pp 44.

2.聽聽聽 聽Atungwu, J.J.(1998) Studies on the reaction of four varieties of Glycine max (L) Merril to infection by Meloidogyne incognita (Kofoid and White) Chitwood Race 2 M.Agric. Thesis. University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria.聽 pp 91.

3.聽聽聽 聽Atungwu, J.J.(2004) Mechanism and inheritance of resistance in soybean Glycine max (L) Merril to Meloidogyne incognita (Kofoid and White) Chitwood Ph. D Thesis , University of Agriculture, Abeokuta. Nigeria. Pp152.

Papers in Learned Journals
4.聽聽聽 聽Afolami,S. O. and J. J. Atungwu (1999). Field evaluation of some breeding lines of soybean, Glycine max (L) Merrill for resistance to Meloidogyne.聽 Tropical Oilseeds Journal 4:116-120.

5.聽聽聽 聽Afolami,S. O. and J. J. Atungwu (2000). Reaction of four varieties of soybean,Glycine max (L.) Merr., to infection by Meloidogyne聽 incognita( Kofoid and White)Chitwood race 2. Tropical Oilseeds聽 Journal 5:1-9.

6.聽聽聽 聽Afolami,S. O. and J. J. Atungwu(2001).Correlation studies on Meloidogyne-induced root galls and some growth parameters of four elite varieties of Glycine max(L.) Merr. Tropical Oilseeds Journal 6:93-97.

7.聽聽聽 聽Atungwu J. J. and S. O. Afolami (2001). Field assessment of resistance of some Glycine max聽 lines and varieties to Meloidogyne sp using a combination of gall index and grain yield Tropical Oilseeds Journal 6:41- 49.

8.聽聽聽 聽Atungwu J. J. , S. O. Afolami and G. T. Afolabi (2003). Preliminar investigation of some Benniseed, Sesamum indicum L genotypes for their host status to a root-knot nematodes, Meloidogyne incognita. Nigerian Journal of Plant Protection 20: 67 鈥 75.

9.聽聽聽 聽 Atungwu, J. J., S. O. Afolami, B. Asafo-Adjei and D. Coyne (2004). Penetration and differential emigration and development of Meloidogyne incognita juveniles infecting the roots of resistant and susceptible soybean, Glycine max (L.) Merrill genotypes. Nigerian聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽
Journal of Plant Protection 21: 73 鈥 79.

10.聽聽聽 聽Afolami, S. O. , Atungwu, J. J., Orisajo, S. B and Odeyemi, S. (2004).Going beyond gall index in studying and reporting resistance to root-knot nematodes. Nigerian Journal of Plant Protection 21: 19 鈥26.

11.聽聽聽 聽Atungwu, J.J. Afolami, S.O., and Asafo-adjei, B. (2005). Response of聽
dual purpose聽 soybeans to root-knot nematodes Meloidogyne聽
incognita. International Journal of Nematology, 15 (1): 35-42.

12.聽聽聽 聽Atungwu, J.聽 J and S.聽 O. Afolami (2005). Pedigree evaluation of host status of soybean, Glycine max (L.) Merrill to root-knot nematodes. Production Agriculture and Technology 1(2): 96 – 104.

13.聽聽聽 聽Atungwu, J.聽 J and S.聽 O. Afolami (2005) Influence of Meloidogyne incognita on dry matter accumulation and grain yield of commonly- grown soybean, Glycine max (L.) Merrill varieties in Nigeria.聽 Production Agriculture and Technology 1(1): 115 – 121.

14.聽聽聽 聽Atungwu, J.J. Afolami, S.O., Ariyo, O. J. and Asafo-adjei, B. (2005). Generation mean analysis of resistance in soybean to Meloidogyne incognita. International Journal of Nematology, 15(2): 136 – 140.

15.聽聽聽 Owolade, O. F., Alabi, B. S., Enikuomehin, O. A., and Atungwu, J. J. (2005). Effect of harvest stage and drying methods on germination and seed-borne fungi of maize (Zea mays L.) in South West Nigeria. African Journal of Biotechnology, 4 (12):1384 – 1389.

16.聽聽聽 聽Atungwu, J.J. (2006). Comparative efficacy of furadan and host resistance in the management of Meloidogyne incognita on some聽 soybean genotypes: effect on plant growth and yield. Nigerian Journal of Plant Protection.聽 23: (2006): 69 鈥 78.

17.聽聽聽 聽Atungwu, J. J. and Kehinde, L. O. (2008). Evaluation of organic based聽 fertilizer as an alternative to Furadan in the management of聽 Meloidogyne incognita on soybeans in Nigeria. International Journal聽 of Nematology. 18 (1): 61 – 65

18.聽聽聽 Atungwu, J. J., Afolami, S. O., Egunjobi, O. A., and Kadri, O. A.聽 (2008). Pathogenicity of Meloidogyne incognita on Sesamum聽聽 indicum and the efficacy of yield-based scheme in resistance聽 designation. Journal of Plant Protection Research, 48 (1): 73 鈥 80.

19.聽聽聽 . Atungwu, J. J., Adigbo, S. O., Adegbite, A. E., and Sosanya, O. S. (2008). Preliminary investigation of host suitability of commercial聽 cowpea varieties to Meloidogyne incognita in forest transition聽 ecology. Production Agriculture and Technlogy, 4 (1): 123 鈥 131.

20.聽聽聽 Orisajo, S. B., Afolami, S. O., Fademi, O., and Atungwu, J. J. (2008).聽 Effects of poultry litter and carbofuran soil ammendmends on Meloidogyne incognita attacks on cacao. Journal of Applied聽 Biosciences (2008), 7: 214 – 221

21.聽聽聽 Atungwu, J. J., S. O. Afolami, O. J. Ariyo and S.K. Meseka (2009).聽 Broad Sense Heritability and Inheritance of Resistance to聽聽 Meloidogyne incognita in Adapted Cultivars of Soybean.聽 International Journal of Nematology 19 (1) in press

Papers in Refered Conference Proceedings

22.聽聽聽 Atungwu, J. J., S. O. Afolami, O. S. Sosanya, S. B. Orisajo, I. S. Odeyemi and A. F. Adewole (2005).聽 Host response of Sesame, Sesamum indicum to root-knot nematode, Meloidogyn聽 incognita. Pp. 92-94 In: Orheruata, A. M., S. O. Nwokoro, M. T. Ajayi, A. T. Adekunle and G. N. Asumugha (eds.) proceedings of the 39th Annual Conference of the聽 Agricultural Society of Nigeria held at the University of Benin, October 9-13, 2005.

23.聽聽聽 Atungwu, J. J., S. O. Afolami, O. S. Sosanya, S. B. Orisajo, I. S. Odeyemi and R. A. Adesuyi (2005).聽 Evaluation of two varieties of lowland rice for resistance to root-knot nematodes. Pp. 95-97 In: Orheruata, A. M., S. O. Nwokoro, M. T. Ajayi, A. T. Adekunle and G. N. Asumugha (eds.) proceedings of the 39th Annual Conference of the Agricultural Society of Nigeria held at the聽 University of Benin, October 9-13, 2005.

24.聽聽聽 Atungwu J. J. (2006). An overview of the impact of organic manure as plant-parasitic nematode suppressant. Pp 149 鈥 157 In: F.O.聽 Olasantan, I. O. O. Aiyelaagbe, V. I. O. Olowe, B. B. Philip, and O. A. Babalola (eds.) Organic Agriculture for sustainable food security. Proceedings of the 1ST National Conference on聽 Organic Agriculture in Nigeria held at the University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, October 25-28, 2005.聽 221p.

25.聽聽聽 Atungwu, J. J., S. O. Afolami, S.O. Adigbo, O. S. Sosanya and T. A. Agboola (2007). Influence of pig compost on nematode pests associated with Zea mays L. at Abeokuta, South聽 Western聽 Nigeria.聽 In: Proceedings of the 2nd National Conference on聽 Organic聽 Agriculture in Nigeria held at the University of Ibadan. November聽 27 鈥 December 1, 2006

26.聽聽聽 Adigbo, S. O., J. J. Atungwu, I. O. O. Aiyelaagbe, C. O. Adejuyigbe, and J. K. Adesodun (2007). Effect of composted pig manure on growth, grain yield and yield components of double of cropping maize.聽 In: Proceedings of the 2nd National Conference聽 on聽 Organic Agriculture in Nigeria held at the University of Ibadan. November 27 鈥 December 1, 2006

27.聽聽聽 Adigbo, S. O.., J. J. Atungwu, and E. A. Adegbite (2007). Comparative study of the effects of seasons and insecticidal spray on the performance of selected cowpea in Southwestern Nigeria. In: African Crop Science Conference Proceedings. El-Minia, Egypt, 27 鈥 31 October, 2007. October 2007 Volume 8, Part 1 of 4. K. Z. Ahmed, M. A. Mahmoud, S. I. Shalabi, E. A. El-Morsi, and H. A. M. Ismael (eds.) 259 鈥 264.

28.聽聽聽 Atungwu, J. J. and T.聽 Olabiyi聽 (2008) Potentials and Challenges of聽 Host Resistance in Nematode management in organic cropping System.聽 In: Proceedings of the 1st West African Summit.4th聽 National Conference on聽 Organic Agriculture in Nigeria held at聽 the University of聽聽 Agriculture, Abeokuta聽 I badan. November 17- 22聽聽 2009 (in press)

Technical Report
29.聽聽聽 Asafo-Adjei, B., A. Emechebe, M. A. Ayodele and J.J.Atungwu (2002). Screening dual purpose soybean lines for nematode resistance. In Annual Report 2002. International Institute of Tropical聽 Agriculture (IITA), Ibadan, Nigeria.

30.聽聽聽 Atungwu, J. J. (2005) Bringing investors into cassava farming. An invited paper delivered at the 4th Annual Joshua Business Seminar of the Joshua Fellowship of the Redeemed Christian Church of聽 God, Dominion Cathedral, Gowon Estate, Lagos. Held on Saturday, September 17, 2005 at Excellence Hotel, Ikeja, Lagos. Pp. 17-29.

31.聽聽聽 Atungwu, J. J. (2007). Plantain pests and disease management. Pp 13 鈥 18 In: Training Manual on Plantain Production. Omotayo, A. M.,聽 and I. O. O. Aiyelagbe (eds.).聽 Agricultural Media Resources and聽 Extension Centre. University of Agriculture, Abekuta.聽

Unpublished Conference Paper
32.聽聽聽 Atungwu,J.J.and I. A. Ayinde(2001)Economic and Enviromental Benefits of Host Crop Resistance in Sustainable Pests and Disease Management in Nigerian Agriculture. Farm Management Association of Nigeria (FAMAN)Conference held at the University聽
of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Ogun State. March 13-15, 2001.

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