Mrs ATAYESE, Adijat Olabisi

Degree: B.Sc., M.Sc.

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Department: Micro-Biology

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Current position:


  • MS.c. Medical Microbiology¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 2009

  • Post Graduate Diploma ( Microbiology / Virology )¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 2004

  • Higher National Diploma ( Microbiology / Virology )¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 1997

  • HND ( NISTE¬† Final diploma Microbiology )¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 1997


  • Olabisi Onabanjo University Ago- Iwoye Ogun State Nigeria¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 2006- 2009

  • Lagos State University ( LASU ) Ojo, Lagos Nigeria¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 2001- 2004

  • University Of Agriculture Abeokuta, Ogun State Nigeria¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 1989-1997

*    The Nigerian Society of Microbiology                            Member
*    American Society of Microbiology                                Member
*    Biotechnology Society of Nigeria                                 Member


i.) Member, Nigerian Institute of Science Technologist

ii) Member, Nigerian Society for Microbiology

iii.) Member, American Society for Microbiology




1. Akinyemi, K.O., Atayese, A.O. and Oyefolu, A.O. (2004). Comparison of relative effectiveness of culture and serological methords in typhoid fever diagnosis in Abeokuta metropolis. Proceedings of the first International Conference on Science and National Development held at the University of Agriculture, Abeokuta. Oct. 25-28, 2004/ pp 30-33

2. Omemu A. M., Edema M. O., Atayese A.O., Obadina A.O. (2006) A survey¬† of the microflora of Hibiscus sabdariffa (Roselle) and the resulting ‚ÄúZobo‚ÄĚ juice. African journal of biotechnology 5 (3): 254-259

3. M.O Edema., A.O Atayese. (2006) Bacteriological Quality of cracked eggs sold for consumption in Abeokuta, Nigeria.International journal of poultry science 5(8): 772-775.

4. Shittu T.A., Edema M.O., Dada O. and Atayese A.O. (2009) Microoragnisms associated with the spoilage of ‚Äúpupuru‚ÄĚ. Food control 21 (2010): 203-206. Doi: 10. 1016/j.foodcont.2009.05.012

5. Adewuyi,S. K.T. Kareem, Atayese, A.O.Amolegbe, S.A. and Akinremi, C.A. (2010) Chitosan-Cobalt (11) Chealetes as Antibactarial agents. International journal of Biological Macromolecules Doi: 10.1016/J.ijbiomac.2010.12.004

6. Obaleye, J.A, Amolegbe, S.A. and Akinremi, C.A., Lawal , A. and Atayese, A.O. (2010) Synthesis characterization and antimicrobial activities of some late transition metal complexes bearing (N^O) Protected Ligands. Ogun CSN, Conference proceedings Chemical Society of Nigeria (CSN). In press

7. Adijat Olabisi Atayese, Hyacinth Izuka Effedua, Kolawole Sunday Oritogun,    Kehinde Titilope Kareem  Afolabi Oluwadun (2010).Comparative study of the   antimicrobial activity of chlorinated and non chlorinated antiseptics against C. albicans Academia Arena in press.

8. Edema M.O, Atayese A.O and Bankole M.O (2011). Pure water Syndrome: Bacteriological quality of sachet- packed drinking water sold in Nigeria. African Journal of food Agriculture Nutrition and Development vol.11No1.

Conferences and Workshop attended with dates

i.) Advanced Laboratory Training Course: Molecular Medical Mycology.     Sponsored by Howard Hughes Medical Institute and the University of Melbourne Held at Mahidol University Bangkok, Thailand. Nov. 22-29, 2009.

ii.) Practical Biotechnology, Basic Molecular Biology Techniques- A Theoretical and    Practical course, held in The University of Agriculture Abeokuta. Ogun State, Nigeria. 5th- 11th July 2009.

iii.) Training Workshop on Advanced Instrumentation and its Sustainability:, held in the University of Agriculture Abeokuta. Ogun State, Nigeria. 11th 13th   March, 2009

iv.) Training workshop on General Laboratory Technique and Methods;, held in the University of Agriculture Abeokuta, Ogun State, Nigeria. 14th-15th   January, 2009

v.) International Conference on Science and National Development (ICSND-UNAAB  2004)

vi.) Laboratory Ethics, Usage and Management, University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, 1999.


i, Commendation letter from the Registrar for punctuality at work. 10th December, 2008.

ii, Commendation letter from the Head, Department of Microbiology (between 2005-2009), for appreciation of  devoted service. February 23, 2009.



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