B.Sc. (Ibadan), M.Sc. (Aachen), PhD (Berlin) 

Academic Title: Dr

Academic Status: Reader 

Specialisation: Petroleum Geochemistry 

Office: Room A206 Department of Geology

Contact: Telephone: +234-

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Scholarships, Fellowships and Prizes:

a) Federal Government Scholarship        1982-1985      

b) Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD). Scholarship     1985­, 1995

c) 1996 NAPE/TEXACO Best Paper Award Winner         1997               

d) Bashorun M.K.O. Abiola Travel Fellowships to Postgraduate Teachers  Feb. 1999

e) Travel Scholarship AMNI International Petroleum Development Company  Feb. 1999

f)  Deutsche Akademische Austauschdienst (DAAD) Short Research visit to University of Jena, Jena, Germany,        July-Sept. 2001

g)  Seed Grant from the International Union for Quaternary Research (INQUA) 2009: INQUA Project 0904: “Paleo-climatic/sea level changes and anthropogenic responses and adaptations during the Quaternary in the West African subregion: Evidences from marine and terrestrial sources” dotted with €4500.00

Seed Grant from the International Union for Quaternary Research (INQUA) 2010: INQUA Project 0904: ”West African Quaternary Paleoenvironment/Sea Level Changes and Archeology/Paleontology/Paleoclimate Impact: Understanding the Past to Plan the Future,” dotted with €5000.00

Position within/outside University of Ibadan

-          Secretary the International Quaternary Association (INQUA) - Human and Biosphere Commission 

Membership of Learned Societies

-          Registered member, Council of Nigerian Mining Engineers and Geoscientists

-          Member, Nigerian Mining and Geosciences Society

-          Member, Nigerian Association of Petroleum Explorationists

-          Member, American Association of Petroleum Geologists

-          Council Member, International Quaternary Association (INQUA) http://www.inqua.org 

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