Dr. T.R. Fasola

Personal Profile

DR Taiye Remi FASOLA


Academic and professional qualifications: B.Sc Botany,    

M.Sc Pharmacognosy, PhD Botany


            ACADEMIC STATUS: Senior Lecturer

            Area of Specialisation: Ethnomedicine, Biodiversity and

                                                     Tissue culture

             Office: Room 17c, Department of Botany

         Contact: Tel: +234 8055303348; 08184520776

                                                                                         E-mail: [email protected]; [email protected]


-   UNESCO/Keizo OBUCHI Research Fellowships  Programme,   

Japan Funds-in Trust Project for 4months to Jai Narain Vyas University, Jodhpur, India.  A training in Plant Tissue Culture(January-May 2005). 

-   MarArthur Foundation Fellowship of 3 months (October – December, 2009) to    

           Abomey  Calavi University, Republic of Benin on Comparative studies of primary  

           formed bark and regrown bark of some medicinal tree species.


-   Netherland Fellowship Programme for a short course on Comtemporary approaches  

           in genetic resources conservation and use offered at Wageningen International,

           Wageningen, the Netherlands from 12th April – 30th April, 2010.

-   Mashav assisted Fellowship Programme for a short course on Models of Sustainable 

              Development:  Initiatives for Rural Communities held from March 21 –   April

              14, 2011 at the Robert H. Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Food & Environment, the   

              Division for External Studies, Rehovot, Israel . 

-Conferred with the Talented Scientist Award at the International Seminar on  

            Medicinal Plants and Herbal Products held at Tirupati in India between 7th and 9th

            March 2008

Positions within/outside University of Ibadan:

  • Coordinator – Departmental Undergraduate Students Registration    2002 – 2002
  • Coordinator –Teaching and Examination Time-Table                           2000 – 2003
  • Coordinator – Final  Year Departmental Results (Botany)                    2002 – 2003
  • Chairperson – Departmental Welfare committee                                   2002 – 2005
  • Chairperson – Departmental Welfare committee                                   2006 – 2009
  • Member, University of Ibadan HIV/AIDS Policy Development          2005 – 2007
  • Member, Departmental Students Advisory Committee                        2004 – Date
  • Assistance Hall Warden, Queen Elizabeth II Hall                                2008 – 2012
  • Member, Student work/study programme                                             2010 – date
  • Acting Head, Department of Microbiology,

 LeadCity University, Ibadan                                                                 2011 - 2013


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