STAFF PROFILE_RESEARCH/DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT
Dr Samson O. OYEROMI, (firstname.lastname@example.org) GSM 08104105911, 07051438978
He is a seasoned educational planner, policy analyst, human resource consultant and facilitator in training programmes and co-facilitator in Fadama II World Bank project. He is a prolific writer and a researcher. He has taught in various capacities at several Universities, Polytechnics and Colleges of Education as a lecturer on part-time basis. He authored and co-authored many educational books. He has published many educational articles in both national and international journals and also a Member of Editorial Board, International Greener Journal and Educational Researcher and Reviews among others. He is a member of many professional bodies, among which are: Nigerian Institute of Management; Nigeria Association for Educational Administration and Planning (NAEAP); Associate Member, Business Educators of Nigeria; Associate Member, Nigeria Institute of Management and International Society for Educational Planning. He holds a Masters of Education (M.Ed) and a Ph.D in Educational Management (Planning and Policy) in Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye, Ogun state. He is currently a Training and Research Fellow in the Research and Development Department of (NIEPA) Nigeria, Ondo. Areas of interest include School mapping, school plant planning, Policy formulation and analysis, capacity building, action research, Module and Proposal Development. He is Ag. Head of Research and Development Department of the Institute.
Dr. A. David SHOFOYEKE (email@example.com) GSM: 08034275537
Dr A.D.Shofoyeke, male, attended University of Lagos Akoka, Yaba and University of Ibadan, Ibadan both in Nigeria where he bagged B.Sc. (Ed) Mathematics Education in 1990, M.Ed. Curriculum Studies in Population Education in 1994 and Ph.D Social Studies with bias in Population Education in 2002 respectively. He began his job career at National Institute for Educational Planning and Administration (NIEPA) in August 2003 as a Training and Research Fellow II and is currently an Associate Training and Research Fellow. He received trainings on Education Sector Strategic Planning, Projection and Simulation Model, Institutional Development Planning, Course Design and Writing, Participatory Mode of Training, Distance Learning, Action Research and Whole School Development through International Development Partners including DFID. His training and research focus is on Population related issues in education, training of education managers and education sector planners. David Shofoyeke is a consultant to the World Bank on Global Partnership on Education (GPE). He has published over 40 articles in national and international journals in addition to attending many local and international conferences. He is versatile in writing training workshop and research proposals, training modules, and training guides and proficient in workshop management. He participated actively in the development of education sector strategic and operational plans of Niger, Akwa Ibom, Nasarawa and Borno states. Dr Shofoyeke enjoys travelling, mixing with people, sharing of knowledge and experiences. He is happily married with children. He is the immediate past Head of Research and Development Department of the Institute.
James B. FADOKUN (firstname.lastname@example.org) GSM:08079412981, 07036879357
James Banji Fadokun was born on 7th April, 1969. He is a Research Fellow at the National Institute for Educational Planning and Administration. He attended Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria for his first and Post graduate Degrees in Public Administration and Educational Administration and Planning. His areas of specializations are: Higher Education, Cost and Financing of Education, Project Management, Development Planning and Gender and HIV/AIDS issues. He has conducted and led a lot of national studies in these areas. He is a consultant/resource person to a lot of International Agencies in Nigeria such as the World Bank, UNICEF, DFID, and British Council. He coordinated UNAIDS Interagency Task Team’s ‘Accelerating the Education Sector Response to HIV/AIDS Initiatives’ in Nigeria between 2002 -2006. He has written extensively on Basic Education, Higher Education and Financing of Education and has presented papers in international conferences world wide. He also participated in the training of education planners and managers at all levels of the education sector in Nigeria. He has participated in NIEPA/UNICEF Education Sector Planning in Jigawa and Anambra States and he was part of the technical team on sector planning in Yobe State. He was part of the consultants that evaluated the Child Friendly School Initiative in Nigeria by American Institute for Research, Washington.D.C. He is immediate past Acting Head of Training Department of the Institute. James Banji Fadokun is happily married and blessed with children
Mark A. OMOLADE (email@example.com) 08037138852
Mark Ayoola Omolade holds a Master Degree in Personnel Psychology from the great Ogun State University (Now Olabisi Onabanjo University) and he is currently working for the National Institute for Educational Planning and Administration (NIEPA) Nigeria, as a Training and Research Fellow. He facilitates programmes on the global improvement of education in different spheres of life. He served as the Liaison officer of the Institute in Abuja, Nigeria from 2008 to 2015. He is a member of Counselling Association of Nigeria [CASSON], Nigeria Society of Educational Psychologist [NISEP] and the International Research and Development Institute [IRDI] Research and Development Network. Mark has both national and international publications in reputable journals and books. His experience as a Training and Research Fellow has been greatly enriched through his attendance at many internationally organised conferences and workshops and courses such as UNESCO, Paris conference on HIV/AIDS. Mark is a consultant to UNICEF in developing SESP/SESOP for Adamawa and Plateau States. He is a member of NIEPA team on training programmes organised by DFID/ESSPIN on School Improvement Programme.He is a Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP). His area of specialization is Human Resource Development. Mr. Omolade is currently Head Appraisal and Packaging/Statistics & Support Services Unit of Research and Development Department of the National Institute for Educational Planning and Administration (NIEPA) Nigeria, Ondo and also current ASURI Chairman, NIEPA Ondo Chapter.
Dr. Opeyemi A. OYEKAN (firstname.lastname@example.org,) GSM: 08030788038, 08023533720, 09065489223
Opeyemi Aderonke Oyekan is a seasoned educational administrator, teacher, trainer and researcher with bias in Educational Administration. She studied Educational Management (Economics), Educational Management (Institutional Administration) and Educational Evaluation and Measurement and Educational Management (Systems Administration) for her Bachelors, Masters and Ph.D respectively all from University of Ibadan. She is a writer, researcher and has published copiously in both national and international journals. Dr Oyekan has been involved in capacity building, human resource development, educational administration and management. She belongs to a number of professional associations including Nigerian Institute of Management (NIM), Institute of Professional Managers and Administrators (IPMA), Higher Education & Reform Network (HERPNET). She is a Training and Research Fellow working with National Institute for Educational Planning and Administration (NIEPA), Ondo and the immediate past Head of Empirical Studies/ Project Development Unit of Research and Development Department. Her area of interest is educational administration, human resource development. She is also computer fluent. She is the immediate past Ag. Head of Research and Development Department of the Institute.
Dr Moses A. ADEBISI (email@example.com) GSM: 07062336847
Dr Adebisi,a distinguished scholar,attended University of Ibadan, Nigeria where he bagged Bsc (Ed) Mathematics and Educational Management in 1989, M.Ed(MIS) and Statistics of Education) 2002 and Ph.D (Educational Planning and Policy) 2011. He started his career as a classroom teacher with Oyo State Teaching Service Commission (OSTC) and rose to the Principal cadre before he resigned to further his education. He received trainings in Research Methods, Institutional Development Planning, Capacity building, Action Research and Whole School Development. He is bias in Technical and Vocational Education and Entrepreneurial scheme in Higher Education. A former lecturer at National Teachers Institute (NTI) 1990-1999, Part –time lecturer, University of Ibadan Distance learning 2005-2011. Dr Adebisi belongs to the following Academic and Professional bodies; Higher Education Research and Policy Network (HERPNET), Nigerian Association of Educational Administration and Planning (NAEAP), Science Teachers Association of Nigeria (STAN) and Mathematics Association of Nigeria (MAN). He has participated in the training of Education Planners and Managers at all levels of Education sectors in Nigeria. He has also published many articles in academic journals,books of readings both local and international. Dr Adebisi enjoys travelling, mixing with people, sharing knowledge and experiences. He is happily married with children and currently a Research Fellow and Head of Monitoring and Evaluation Unit in the Department of Research and Development in National Institute of Educational Planning Administration.
Grace Tolulope OMIYALE firstname.lastname@example.org GSM:08077034060, 08023158363
Omiyale Grace Tolulope hails from Boripe Local Government Area of Osun State. She obtained her first degree from the University of Illorin, Kwara State where she studied Physics Education, she also obtained her Master’s degree in Physics from University of Ibadan, and a second Master’s degree in Educational Planning and Administration from Obafemi Awolowo University Ife, Osun State.
She is a Research Fellow with the National Institue for Educational Planning and Administration ,Ondo State where she works as an Educational Researcher/ Resource person for the capacity building of educational administrators and planners. She is very resourceful, competent, dedicated and committed to work and duties assigned to her. She is happily married and blessed with children. She is currently undergoing her Ph.D in Educational Management at the University of Ilorin.
Abiodun Y. AROKOYO-ADEBOLA (email@example.com) GSM: 08164947477
Abiodun Y. Arokoyo-Adebola got her degree from the reputable University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Kwara State where she graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Statistics. She is a Master’s degree holder in Demography and Social Statistics at the prestigious Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) Ile-Ife, Department of Demography and Social Statistics. She is presently a Training and Research Fellow at the Research and Development Department of National Institute for Educational Planning and Administration (NIEPA) Nigeria, Ondo. She is a studious personality with ability to multi-task. She specializes in statistics of education. She has contributed to different journals articles both locally and internationally. She has also co-facilitated workshops on the capacity building of Educational Planners and Managers. She is happily married with lovely children.
Shakirat M. OLAITAN–ONASANYA (firstname.lastname@example.org) GSM: 08098975552, 08120532981
Shakirat Mojisola Olaitan-Onasanya, a native of Aiyepe, Ogun State holds a Masters degree (M.Ed) in Educational Management from the Lagos State University, Ojo (2008), a Bachelors of Education degree (B.Ed) Business Education (Accounting) from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria (1998) and a National Certificate of Education (NCE) Business Education (Accounting, 1993). She taught at Beulah Comprehensive College, Morogbo from 2000 to 2004 and was later made a Vice Principal at the same college from 2004 till 2010 after which she left to serve as the head teacher of Ikiran Nursery and Primary School, Opic Estate, Agbara Ogun State from 2010 to 2016. She joined the service of the National Institute for Educational Planning and Administration, (NIEPA, Nigeria), Ondo in January 2017 as an Assistant Training and Research Fellow in the Research and Development Department of the Institute.
Adedapo O. ADETOLA (email@example.com) GSM: 08075507411
Adedapo Oluwaseun Adetola hails from Ago-are, Atisbo Local Government Area of Oyo State. He holds a Bachelor of Education degree (B.Ed) in Teacher Education from the University of Ibadan. He also had his Masters degree in Early Childhood Education from the same University. Mr. Adetola worked as an Assistant Lecturer at Emmanuel Alayande College of Education. He was also a class teacher in the Oyo State Teaching Service. He joined the National Institute for Educational Planning and Administration, (NIEPA, Nigeria), Ondo in January 2017 as an Assistant Training and Research Fellow in the Research and Development Department of the Institute where he works as a resource person and researcher for the development of educational planners and managers.
Waheed T. OYEBAMIJI GSM: 07060724131
Mr. Waheed Toyin Oyebamiji is an as an Assistant Training and Research Fellow in the Research and Development Department of National Institute for Educational Planning and Administration (NIEPA, Nigeria), Ondo. He joined the service of NIEPA in June 2012. He had earlier worked in the SERVICOM unit and NIEPA Consult of the Institute. He holds M.Ed. Educational Administration and Planning (NOUN); M.Sc. Political Science (OAU), B.Sc. Political Science (UNAD), NCE Political Science/Social Studies (St. Andrew’s College of Education), Oyo, Oyo State.
PROFILE AND DESIGNATION OF ADMINISTRATIVE/SUPPORT STAFF
Mr. Toyin James Akintade, 08030723096
Mr. Toyin James Akintade is an ardent and seasoned administrator and human resource manager. He bagged MMP management Psychology, PGD, Mgt. Studies,B.Ed. Biology,. He is very hardworking, articulate and result oriented. He started his administrative career in the registry department of NIEPA in 2010 where He was exposed to general administration, tenders, variations, council and management matters, examination and record keeping to mention a few. He was deployed to Research and Development Department as a Faculty Officer in April 2018. He is currently Assistant Registrar. He is presently the most senior administrative officer in the Research and Development Department.
Mr. Lawal Adeyinka Ganiyu, 08030700273, firstname.lastname@example.org
Mr. Lawal Adeyinka Ganiyu was born on 18th May, 1989 in Ifelodun Local Government area of Kwara State. Bagged B.Sc Sociology from University of Ilorin. He joined the service of National Institute for Educational Planning and Administration (NIEPA Nigeria), Ondo in 2012 as an Administrative Officer II. He was deployed to Research and Development Department in April, 2018 as Administrative Officer I. He is currently serving under Appraisal and Packaging Unit of the department. He is happily married and blessed with children.
Mrs. Oladele Motilayo Stella (email@example.com) 08034447833
Oladele Motilayo Stella is a Native of Ondo City in Ondo State. Her education background started from St Patrick’s Primary school, Ondo and proceeds to Celestial Grammar School, Ondo for her secondary education. She attended grade II programme for the award of Teacher’s Grade II certificate and also studied at National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) for the award of B. A(Ed), English Language. Her career progression started when she joined the service of NIEPA, Ondo in October, 2015 and was deployed to registry department. She is currently posted to Research and Development Department of the Institute as an Administrative Officer.
Mr. Oluwaseun T. YUSUF (firstname.lastname@example.org) GSM: 07039140491
Oluwaseun Yusuf is a Statistics Officer at Research Development Department of National Institute for Educational Planning and Administration (NIEPA, Nigeria), Ondo. He joined the service of NIEPA in June 2012. Mr. Yusuf multi-tasks in works at different capacities especially in the areas of data generating and analysis for the Institute, Research and Training departments and International Development Partners such UNICEF, UNESCO etc.. He holds Higher National Diploma in Statistics (Upper Credit) from Federal Polytechnic, Ado Ekiti, 2008; Post Graduate Diploma in Statistics 2013 (Distinction) and M.Tech (currently at an advanced stage) at Federal University of Technology, Akure. He is hardworking and amiable.
Mr. John A. AMUSAN (email@example.com) GSM: +2348039466140
John Adewuyi Amusan is a Senior Confidential Secretary at Research and Development Department of National Institute for Educational Planning and Administration (NIEPA, Nigeria), Ondo. He joined the Service of NIEPA in January, 2009. He worked at different capacities (secretarial and administrative duties) for the Institute, Training and Research Department and at International Development Partners’ programmes such as UNICEF, Commonwealth of Learning, UNESCO etc. Mr. John Amusan is currently a Senior Confidential Secretary in Research and Development Department of the Institute. He holds B.Sc, Business Administration, Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State, National Diploma in Secretarial Administration from the Federal Polytechnic, Ede, Osun State and Diploma in Data Processing from Frankay Computer Institute, Ibillo, Edo State. He is punctilious, hardworking, temperate and lover of all.
Mr. Elewa Sunday Tosin 08030491395, Elexunto20062006@gmail.com
Elewa Sunday Tosin bagged NCE, B.Ed, and member Nigerian Institute of Management (NIM). He joined the service of NIEPA in 2015 where he was posted to Abeokuta Liaison office as an Administrative officer II. He was redeployed to SERVICOM and Transparency unit of the Institute in April, 2015. He was deployed to Research and Development Department in April, 2018 as an Administrative Officer II in charge of departmental resource room, computer analyst, installer and operator. He is happily married with children.
Mr. Abiola O. AKINOLA (firstname.lastname@example.org) GSM: +2348068311991
Abiola Akinola studied Geography and Planning Sciences at Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko. She had her NYSC programme at Kogi State Polytechnic, Lokoja in 2014. She is a member of Nigeria Institute of Management (NIM). She was a subject teacher at Mighty Seed Nursery and Primary School, Lokoja. She joined the services of National Institute for Educational Planning and Administration (NIEPA), Ondo in January, 2015 as an Administrative Officer II. She is currently in the Research and Development Department of the Institute. She is hardworking and has the ability to learn fast.
Mr. Faith O. AJIMAJASAN (email@example.com) GSM: 07031929912
Faith Olusola Ajimajasan is currently a Statistics Officer II at Research and Development Department of National Institute for Educational Planning and Administration (NIEPA), Ondo. He joined the services of NIEPA in January, 2017. He holds a Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) in Statistics from Federal University of Technology, Akure (2014) and Diploma in Computer Science (2009) from the same University. He had his NYSC programme at Izzi Local Government of Ebonyi State (2015). He is highly organized and a self starter who contributes well to the team.
Mrs. ADETUTU O. A. (firstname.lastname@example.org) GSM: 08035349591
Oluwakemi Arinola Adetutu is a Senior Clerical Officer at Research and Development Department of National Institute for Educational Planning and Administration (NIEPA), Ondo. She is happily married with children.
Miss Oluwayemisi ADETUNJI (email@example.com) GSM: 08028844298
Oluwayemi Adetunji is a Chief Clerical Officer at Research and Development Department of National Institute for Educational Planning and Administration (NIEPA), Ondo. She joined the services of NIEPA in February, 2009.