Establishment of Centre of Excellence for Water Resources Studies

This is to inform members of the Department and the University at large that the Federal Government representatives from the Federal Ministry of Water Resources and the African Development Bank visited Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, and the Department of Geology today (23/11/2015).

At the end of the visit and rigorous selection process, the Department has been selected as the new Centre of Excellence for Water Resources Studies and Manpower Development in the Southwest Geopolitical Zone.

Professor J. O. Ajayi (FNMGS, FNAH) would coordinate the activities of the Centre.




Dr. A. A. Adepelumi

New Academic Staff

Please be informed that the following candidates were appointed to join the services of the Department of Geology/University on 24th November, 2015.

1. Mr. O. O. Akinsanpe (Petroleum Geology) – Graduate Assistant

2. Miss. A. B. Owoeye (Mineral Exploration) – Assistant Lecturer

3. Mr. B. A. Aderoju (Applied Geophysics) – Assistant Lecturer


Thank you

Dr. A. A. Adepelumi