OJN Chief Editors
OJN Chief Editor
Prof. BABATUNDE, Fikayo Ezekiel
Chief Editor: Open Journal of Agricultural Science (OJAS)
Prof. BABATUNDE, Fikayo Ezekiel is Professor of Agronomy/Horticulture, Department of Agronomy, College of Agriculture. Provost/Dean of College/Faculty of Agriculture at the Ejigbo Campus of Osun State University. He obtained Bachelor of Agricultural Technology (Crop Production) degree (B. Agric. Tech) from Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi in 1992; Master of Science degree (M.Sc.) in Agronomy with specialization in Horticulture from University of Ibadan, Ibadan in 1997 and a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) degree in Agronomy from the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi in 2002. As an exemplary teacher, he holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Education (P.G.D.E) from A.T.B. University, Bauchi in 2004. An erudite scholar and active researcher, Professor F.E. Babatunde has acquired several years of experience in teaching, research, community service and entrepreneurship development at the university level particularly at the School/College of Agriculture of Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi and Osun State University, Ejigbo Campus. He was briefly the Acting Director of Quality Assurance unit of Osun State University in 2011. Head of Department of Agronomy; Acting Provost/Dean of College/Faculty of Agriculture at the Ejigbo Campus of Osun State University. He is a contact person on the Global Research Management Network of the association of Commonwealth University in 2011. His wealth of experiences, breadth of vision and commitment to the realization of the mission and vision of Osun State University resulted in his election as one of the Senate representative on the Governing Council in October, 2014.
Professor Charles Ogbulogo
Chief Editor: Open Journal of Linguistics and Literature (OJLL)
Professor Charles Ogbulogo is a Professor of English Language. He is currently Dean, College of Leadership Development Studies, Covenant University, Canaan Land, Ota. He served as the Pioneer Deputy Vice-Chancellor of the University. He has also served as Dean School of Postgraduate Studies and Dean, College of Human Development. Before joining Covenant University, Professor Charles Ogbulogo taught at the University of Lagos for close to two decades. He was a visiting scholar at Yale University in the United States of America. An Alumnus of the Africa America Institute, Washington D.C., Professor Ogbulogo has been nominated for listing in a number of Biographical Publications in different parts of the world. He has served on the Boards and Councils of many organizations and institutions. He has had a fulfilling experience as a consultant to many companies, including the Taal Studio in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Prof. Emeka Eze Joshua Iweala
Chief Editor: Open Journal of Bioscience Research (OJBR)
Prof. Emeka Eze Joshua Iweala is a Professor of Biochemistry, Department of Biochemistry, College of Science & Technology, Covenant University, Canaanland, Ogun State, Nigeria. B.Sc. (Hons), M.Sc., Ph.D. (Biochemistry), M.Sc. (Public Health Management) External Research Collaborations: Covenant University Public Health and Wellbeing Research Cluster. and Cancer Prevention Research Group/CaPTC-Covenant University. Member: Research Advisory Committee, Prostate Cancer Transatlantic Consortium (CaPTC), University of Florida, USA. Affiliate Member, University of Florida Health Cancer Center. Visiting Scholar, Plant Resources and Chemistry of Traditional Chinese Medicine Research Group, State Key Laboratory of Phytochemistry and Plant Resources, Kunming Institute of Botany (KIB), China.
Prof. Dogo Bala
Chief Editor: Open Journal of Environmental Research (OJER)
Prof. Dogo Bala is Professor of Geography and Environmental Resources Planning. Environmental issues, Rural & Agric. Geography, Computer Applications and Geography Information System (GIS), Research Methods (Qualitative & Quantitative), Urban and Community Development; and Agro-Pastoral Systems, Social Planning, Medical Geography especially Adolescent Reproductive Health, HIV/AIDS Mitigation, Population Information, Education and Communication, Activities of Civil Societies Organizations (NGOs/CBOs); Rural Development Researches/Projects/Trainings, Participatory Methods, Participatory Monitoring and Evaluation, Functional Literacy & Adult Education, Inspirational Quotes and Folklores, Gender Issues, Development Consultancy and Higher Education Management. Professor of Geography on UASS 7/10 &Recalled from Sabbatical Leave from ABU, Zaria to serve as the Pioneer Dean, Postgraduate School, Kaduna State University from 23rd October, 2012 to 26/10/2016. Member, Governing Council, Kaduna State University- elected on 8th February, 2017 to represent Senate at the Governing Council, Kaduna State University.
Prof. Akinola A. R. ALADA
Chief Editor: Open Journal of Medical Research (OJMR)
Prof. Akinola A. R. ALADA is Professor of Physiology Endocrinology and Metabolism. Department of Physiology, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria. With research interest in the areas of Endocrinology and metabolism. I am particularly interested in the role of extra-hepatic tissues in glucose homeostasis and metabolism. I have worked extensively on the contributions of gastro-intestinal tract and skeletal muscle in glucose homeostasis. Recently, I have also been looking at the effects of chronic and acute intake of caffeine and some caffeine containing foods in glucose and lipid homeostasis. I am also interested in comparative physiology and I have looked at carbohydrate metabolism in different animal groups including toads, rats, mice and dogs. A consulting Editor, Research Update in Medical Sciences and Editor-in-Chief, Nigerian Journal of Physiological Sciences and Open Journal of Medical Research (OJMR).
Prof. Michael Chidebe Oddih
Chief Editor: Open Journal of Social Science and Humanities (OJSSH)
Prof. Michael Chidebe Oddih is a professor of Political Science, Faculty of Social Sciences, Nnamdi Azikiwe University. Specializes in International Relations/Government. Chairman, UNIZIK Senate Exams Monitoring Committee. Chairman/ Team Leader, NUC Accreditation Team to Gregory Univeristy Uturu, Abia State in 2015. Former, Investigation Officer, Public Complaints Commission, Port Harcourt (NYSC). Former, Staff Adviser, Faculty of Social Sciences Student’s Association. Former Postgraduate co-ordinator, Dept. of Pol. Science, UNIZIK and Deputy- Dean, School of Postgraduate Studies, UNIZIK. Member, Nigerian Political Science Association (NPSA), Nigerian Society of International Law (NSIL) and National Association for the promotion of Studies in arts & Social Sciences.
Prof. Nworgu, Boniface Ginikanwa
Chief Editor: Open Journal of Educational Development (OJED)
Prof. Nworgu, Boniface Ginikanwa is a Professor of Educational Measurement & Evaluation and Director, Distance & e-learning, UNN. Department of Science Education, University of Nigeria, Nsukka. Professor Boniface Ginikanwa Nworgu was born in Alulu autonomous community in Ngor-Okpala LGA of Imo State on January 10, 1959. He had his primary and secondary education at Central School , Alulu and Okpala Secondary School. Okpala respectively. A ‘Distinguished Alumnus’ of the University of Nigeria, Professor Nworgu obtained the Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) degree [ First Class Honours] in Physics Education in 1982. He was the only candidate that made a first class in the entire Faculty that year and the first and only candidate ever to obtain a first class in Physics Education in the history of the University of Nigeria. He therefore bagged the awards for the Best graduating student in his Faculty and Department respectively in 1982. He also bagged and enjoyed throughout his undergraduate career the Federal Government Academic Merit Award for outstanding academic performance. On account of this exceptional academic performance, the University of Nigeria offered him automatic employment as a Graduate Assistant in 1983. He obtained his Masters and Ph.D degrees in Measurement and Evaluation in 1985 and 1990 respectively. He bagged the Vice-Chancellor’s award for the ‘Best Graduating’ PH.D candidate in the Faculty and one of the ‘Best Three Graduating’ PH.D candidates in the entire University in 1990. Due to his outstanding scholarship and productivity, Professor Nworgu made it quite early to the top of his career. At the age of 35, (i.e. 1994) he had climbed to the professorial cadre as an Associate Professor and at 39, (i.e. 1998) he earned a substantive Professorial Chair. He was Head, Department of Science Education (1994-1998) and Dean, Faculty of Education (2006-2008), at the University of Nigeria. A distinguished and renowned international scholar and researcher, Professor Nworgu at various times was Guest lecturer, Dept of Didactics, University of South Africa, Pretoria; Visiting Scholar, Science Education Center, University of Iowa, USA and Assistant Professor in Research and Evaluation, Dept. of Educational Studies, Ohio University, Athens, USA.
Prof. OGBEIDE Samuel Enoroghoe
Chief Editor: Open Journal of Engineering Science (OJES)
Prof. OGBEIDE Samuel Enoroghoe is Professor from the Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Benin, Benin City, Nigeria. He obtained his PhD (Chemical Engineering) from the University of Salford, Salford, UK in July 1982. MSc (Advanced Chem. Eng.) from Loguhborough University of Technology, Loguhborough, Leicestershire, UK in Dec. 1978, MSc (Oil and Gas Processing) from Azerbidjan Institute of Oil and Chemistry Baku, USSR in June 1975 and Trainer’s Certificate from Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen, UK. Member: Nigerian Society of Chemical Engineers, Member: American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Member: Society of Petroleum Engineers. He was the former Director of Faculty of Engineering Workshop and Laboratory services, University of Benin, Benin City.
Prof. Chukwu Walford I. E.
Chief Editor: Open Journal of Physical Science (OJPS)
Prof. Chukwu Walford I. E. is a Professor of Research/Applied Statistics at the Department of Statistics, UNN. Prof. Chukwu W.I.E attended Our Lady’s High School Onitsha and Government Secondary School Afikpo. He obtained a BSc(Hons) 2ND Class Upper in Statistics from University of Nigeria, Nsukka. An MS in Operations Research from Stanford University. Stanford USA and MS in Applied Statistics from University of Iowa USA.