Dean Faculty of Agriculture

Title(s)/ Position(s): Associate Professor/ Dean, Faculty of Agriculture
Primary Department/ Division: Agricultural Economics and Extension
Department Chair: [NO]
Primary Campus: Federal University Dutse
Current Academic Rank: Associate Professor
Years in Current Academic Rank: One
Gender: Male
Previous Academic Institution: Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Bauchi
Primary Discipline: Agricultural Extension/Education

Degrees and Other Credentials:
  • [PhD Agric Extension Educ], [Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Bauchi], [2012]
  • [M. Tech (Ed) Agriculture], [Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Bauchi ], [2007]
  • [B. Agriculture (Agric Economics and Extension], [Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Bauchi ], [1997]
  • Other credentials training completed: [PGDE], [Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Bauchi], [2005]
Appointment with the University:

Type of appointment: [Full-Time Academic (Parmanent)]
Tenure Status: [Tenure]

Specify percent effort for the University in the following categories:
Teaching (didactic, lab, etc.): 40%
Research/scholarly activity: 20%
Service/committee assignments: 5%
Practice: 3%
Administration: 10%
Precepting: 0%
Faculty mentoring: 5%
Student advising: 3%
Professional/personal development: 7%
Teaching (didactic, lab, etc.) in other school program, e.g., post-graduate: 5%
Teaching (didactic, lab, etc.) in “pre-professional” years 00% Other: 2%
Total percent effort: 100%

Teaching responsibilities (current academic year):
Course Code Course Title Units
AGF 409: Extension Practices 2
AGX 507: Technological and Social Change in Agriculture 2

University committee assignments:
1. Dean, Faculty of Agriculture, Federal University Dutse. 2016-Date
2. Deputy Director, Academic Support, Academic Planning and Quality Control. 2016-Date
3. Member, Departmental Appointment Promotion Committee. 2016-Date
4. Member, Academic Staff Training & Development Committee.2016-Date
5. Coordinator, Postgraduate Programme Dept. of Agric. Econs & Extension. 2016-Date
6. Chairman, Research and Publication Committee, Dept. of Agric. Econs & Ext. 2016-Date

Research, Scholarly, Professional and Scientific Activity:

No. of publications in peer-reviewed journals during the past 3 years: [Twenty]
No. of books/ book chapters published in the past 3 years as author or co-author: [Six]
No. of invited presentations during past year at prof. or scientific meetings and conferences: [Nil]
No. of research presentations or posters during past year at prof. or scientific meetings and conferences: [Four]

Faculty member has participated as a Principal Investigator, Co-Investigator, or Researcher in the following categories of extramural grants received during the past year:
Federal: [YES]
State or regional: [NO]

Current professional/scientific interests, memberships, and activities:
Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN) Member (1995 - Date)
National Association of Teachers of Technology (NATT) Member (2005 - Date)
Agricultural Extension Society of Nigeria (AESON) Member (2005 - Date)
International Research and Development Institute (IRDI) Member (2010 - Date)
Association of Technical and Vocational Education Malaysia Member (2014 - Date)
Farm Management Association of Nigeria (FAMAN) National Financial Secretary (2016 - Date)

List of Staff

S/N Name Rank Designation Status
1. Abdulhamid Auwal Associate Professor Dean Permanent
2. Olarewaju Danmaigoro Lecturer 1 Deputy Dean Permanent
3. Abubakar Mijinyawa Assistant Registrar Faculty Officer Permanent
4. Abdullahi Ibrahim Abbas Clerical Officer II Secretary Permanent
5. Isa Sani Office Attendant II Office Attendant Permanent
6. Abba Ali Dasina Labourer Labourer Permanent

Contact Us

Ibrahim Aliyu Way Bye-Pass, Dutse, Nigeria.

FUD on Facebook