Staff

The Department has from its inception, highly dedicated, energetic, dynamic, and devoted staff members that have maintained very high academic standards at all times, no matter the prevailing situation.

Academic Staff

  • S. A. Adekola – B.Sc (Ado-Ekiti), M.Sc (Ibadan), PhD (South Africa) – Designation Senior Lecturer & HOD, Specialization Petroleum Geology/Geochemistry, Tel: 08097032868, Email: sadekola@oauife.edu.ng; adekoladsolo@gmail.com. Website: http://scholar.oauife.edu.ng/adekoladsolo/
  • M. O. Olorunfemi – B.Sc, (Ife), M.Sc., Ph.D (Birmingham) – DesignationProfessor, Specialization – Applied Geophysics, Tel: 08037192169, Email: mlorunfe@oauife.edu.ng; mlorunfe@yahoo.co.uk. Website: http://scholar.oauife.edu.ng/mlorunfe/
  • V. O. Olarewaju – B.Sc, (Ib) M.Sc(Zaria, D.I.C.(Imperial Coll), PhD (London) – DesignationProfessor, Specialization – Petrology/Geochemistry/Geological Mapping, Tel: 08034032030, Email: volarewa@oauife.edu.ng; volarewaju@yahoo.com. Website: http://scholar.oauife.edu.ng/volarewaju/
  • J. O. Ajayi – B.Sc, (Ife), M.Sc., Ph.D, (Arizona) – DesignationProfessor Specialization – Hydrogeology/Engineering Geology, Tel: 08034014357, Email: owoajayi@oauife.edu.ng; owolabi_ajayi@yahoo.com. Website: http://scholar.oauife.edu.ng/joajayi/
  • S. B. Ojo – B.Sc. M.Sc. (ABU), Ph.D. (West Ontario, Canada) – DesignationProfessor, Specialization – Applied Geophysics, Tel: 08037037226, Email: sbojo@oauife.edu.ng; sb_ojo@yahoo.com. Website: http://scholar.oauife.edu.ng/sbojo/
  • M. T. Olowokere – BTech. MTech., PhD (Akure) – DesignationShell Professor of Geophysics, Specialization – Applied Geophysics, Tel: 09031815090, Email: mtolowokere@oauife.edu.ng; olowo_mt@yahoo.com
  • A. A. Adepelumi, – B.Tech., (Akure), M.Sc. (Ife), Ph.D. (Brazil) – DesignationReader, Specialization – Applied Geophysics, Tel: 08067163658, Email: aadepelu@oauife.edu.ng; adepelumi@gmail.com. Website:
    http://scholar.oauife.edu.ng/aadepelu/
  • S. L. Fadiya – B.Sc. (Ado-Ekiti), M.Sc., Ph.D. (Ife) – Designation Senior Lecturer, Specialization – Micropaleontology / Biostratigraphy, Tel: 08033320230, Email: fadiyalawrence@yahoo.co.uk. Website: http://scholar.oauife.edu.ng/fadiyalawrence/
  • O. A. Alao – B.Sc., M.Sc. Ph.D.(Ife) – DesignationSenior Lecturer, Specialization – Applied Geophysics, Tel: 08054667314, Email: olade77@yahoo.com.Website: http://scholar.oauife.edu.ng/atundayo/
  • O. Afolabi – B.Sc., M.Sc. Ph.D.(Ife) – DesignationLecturer I, Specialization – Applied Geophysics, Tel: 08161778642, Email: toltobi@yahoo.co.uk. Website:
    http://scholar.oauife.edu.ng/toltobi/
  • D. E. Falebita – B.Tech.,(Akure) M.Sc., Ph.D.(Ife) – DesignationLecturer I, Specialization – Applied Geophysics, Tel: 07032987836, Email: delefale@oauife.edu.ng, delefalebita@gmail.com. Website: http://scholar.oauife.edu.ng/delefale/
  • B. M. Salami – B.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.(Ife) – DesignationLecturer I, Specialization – Hydrogeology/Engineering Geology, Tel: 08033522583, Email: salamibm@oauife.edu.ng; salamibm@gmail.com
  • A. O. Olorunfemi – B.Tech.,(Akure) M.Sc., Ph.D.(Ife) – DesignationLecturer I, Specialization – Mineralogy/Geochemistry/Geological Mapping, Tel: 08033921712, Email: akinrewa@oauife.edu.ng, tunde33us@yahoo.com. Website: http://scholar.oauife.edu.ng/akinrewa/
  • A. Adetunji – B.Sc.,M.Sc., Ph.D.(Ife) – DesignationLecturer I, Specialization – Mineralogy/Geochemistry/Geological Mapping, Tel: 08025915452, Email: aamuyiwa@yahoo.co.uk
  • U. K. Benjamin – B.Sc.,(Jos) M.Sc.,(Ife) Ph.D.(Manchester) – DesignationLecturer II, Specialization – Petroleum/Sedimentary Geology, Tel: 08141788845, Email: uzochukwu.benjamin@oauife.edu.ng, kingsnwigwe@yahoo.com. Website:
    http://scholar.oauife.edu.ng/benjaminuk/
  • A. B. Aderoju – B.Sc., M.Sc. (Ife) – DesignationAssistant Lecturer, Specialization – Applied Geophysics, Tel: 08056201231, Email: adebamidele@yahoo.com
  • A. B. Alao-Daniel – B.Sc.,(OOU) M.Sc. (Ife) – DesignationAssistant Lecturer, Specialization – Mineralogy/Geochemistry/Geological Mapping, Tel: 08037283380, Email: dannybea@yahoo.co.uk
  • O. T. Akinsanpe – B.Sc., (Ife) MSc & DIC (Imperial College), M.Phil. (Ife) – DesignationAssistant Lecturer, Specialization – Petroleum/Sedimentary Geology, Tel: 07050923593, Email: muyiwaakinsanpe@gmail.com

Associate Academic Staff

  • I. A. Tubosun – BSc., MSc, PhD, Centre for Energy Research and Development – DesignationProfessor, Specialization – Isotope Geochemistry, Tel:, Email:
  • M. A. Olayiwola – B. Sc. (Zaria), Mphil. (Ife), PhD (South Africa), Natural History Museum – DesignationSenior Research Fellow, Specialization – Quaternary Geology, Biostratigraphy, Email: mayiwola@oauife.edu.ng; mashoodade@yahoo.co.uk. Website: http://scholar.oauife.edu.ng/amolayiwola/
  • O. M. Oyebanjo – BSc., MSc., (Ife), Natural History Museum – DesignationResearch Fellow, Specialization – Mineralogy/Geochemistry/Geological Mapping, Email: oladayo2004@yahoo.com

Non-Academic Staff

  1. T. A. Adesiyan, HND, PGD, MTech – DesignationChief Technologist.
  2. N. Olanrewaju, SSCE – DesignationSenior Laboratory Supervisor
  3. O. N. Fadahunsi, OND, HND – DesignationSenior Assistant Technologist
  4. J. A. Ogundele, Govt Trade Test – Designation Senior Technical Assistant
  5. S. B. Gabriel, OND, HND, PGD – DesignationPrincipal Confidential Secretary
  6. J. Awoyemi, SSCE – DesignationSenior Secretarial Assistant
  7. L. Fatai, General Certificate – DesignationChief Clerical Officer
  8. E. O. Adebiyi, OND – Designation Secretarial Assistant III
  9. O. A. Ojegbemi, WAEC – DesignationSenior Driver
  10. M. K. Ipaye, SSCE – DesignationOffice Assistant