Adebiyi Gregory Daramola

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Prof.

Adebiyi Gregory Daramola
Vice-Chancellor of Federal University of Technology Akure
Personal details
Born
Adebiyi Gregory Daramola

(1958-03-02) March 2, 1958 (age 61)
Ile-Ife, Osun State, Nigeria
NationalityNigerian
Alma mater
Occupation
ProfessionEconomist

Adebiyi Gregory Daramola (born March 2, 1958) is a Nigerian academic He is Professor in Agricultural Economics and the 6th substantive Vice chancellor of Federal University of Technology Akure (FUTA) in Ondo State.[1][2][3]

Early life[edit | hide all | hide | edit source]

Daramola was born on March 2, 1958. He attended Anglican Grammar School for his secondary education in Ile-ife. He transferred to Saint Charles College, Osogbo where he received his secondary school leaving certificate. He then studied at The Polytechnic, Ibadan in 1975. He received his first degree from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife. (formerly University of Ife) and continued his education at the University of Ibadan for his M.Sc and PhD in Philosophy.[1]

Career[edit | hide | edit source]

Daramola started his career in 1982 as a teaching assistant in the department of Agricultural economics, in the University of Ibadan. In 1986, he served as an assistant lecturer in the Department of Agricultural Economics and Extension at (FUTA) Federal University of Technology, Akure. He continued working there and rose from assistant lecturer to professor in 1999. He served as the Head of Department, Chairman and member of different committees in the institution.

Daramola has published over 50 journal articles in local and international journals.

Professional bodies[edit | hide | edit source]

Adebiyi Gregory Daramola is a member of many professional bodies both in local and international level including:[1]

  • Nigerian Association of Agricultural Economists
  • American Association of Agricultural Economists
  • International Association of Agricultural Economists

Personal life[edit | hide | edit source]

Adebiyi Gregory Daramola is married with children.

References[edit | hide | edit source]

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  3. "Governing Council Reinstates FUTA VC - THISDAYLIVE". THISDAYLIVE. 19 May 2017. Retrieved 13 May 2018.