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, PhD– Head of Department & Senior Lecturer
Tel:234-708-928-5170; Email: adekoladsolo@gmail.com; sadekola@oauife.edu.ng

Research Interests: Petroleum Geology, Geochemistry; Website: http://scholar.oauife.edu.ng/adekoladsolo/

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M. A. Rahaman, PhD– Professor of Geology
Tel:234-803-337-7441; Email: mrahaman@oauife.edu.ng

Research Interests: Petrology, Structural Geology; Website: http://scholar.oauife.edu.ng/mrahman/

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M. O. Olorunfemi, PhD– Professor of Applied Geophysics
Tel:234-803-719-2169; Email: mlorunfe@oauife.edu.ng; mlorunfe@yahoo.co.uk

Research Interests: Applied Geophysics; Website: http://scholar.oauife.edu.ng/mlorunfe/

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J. I. Nwachukwu, PhD– Professor of Geology
Tel:234-803-725-8122; Email: jnwachuk@oauife.edu.ng; jnwachuk@yahoo.com

Research Interests: Petroleum Geology/Geochemistry; Website: http://scholar.oauife.edu.ng/jnwachuk/

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T. R. Ajayi, PhD– Professor of Geology
Tel:234-803-725-8924; Email: traajayi@oauife.edu.ng; traajayi@yahoo.com

Research Interests: Geochemistry/Economic & Environmental Geology; Website: http://scholar.oauife.edu.ng/tajayi/

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V. O. Olarewaju, PhD– Professor of Geology
Tel:234-803-403-2030: Email: volarewa@oauife.edu.ng; volarewaju@yahoo.com

Research Interests: Petrology, Geochemistry, Remote Sensing; Website: http://scholar.oauife.edu.ng/volarewaju/

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J. O. Ajayi, PhD– Professor of Geology
Tel:234-803-401-4357; Email: owoajayi@oauife.edu.ng; owolabi_ajayi@yahoo.com

Research Interests: Hydrogeology/Engineering Geology; Website: http://scholar.oauife.edu.ng/joajayi/

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S. B. Ojo, PhD– Professor of Applied Geophysics
Tel:234-803-703-7226; Email: sbojo@oauife.edu.ng; sb_ojo@yahoo.com

Research Interests: Applied Geophysics; Website: http://scholar.oauife.edu.ng/sbojo/

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M. T. Olowokere, PhD– Current First Female Shell Professor of Geophysics in Nigeria
Tel: 234-803-541-5090; Email: mtolowokere@oauife.edu.ng; olowo_mt@yahoo.com

Research Interests: Applied Geophysics; Website:

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A. A. Adepelumi, PhD–  Associate Professor of Applied Geophysics
Tel:234-806-716-3658; Email:aadepelu@oauife.edu.ng; adepelumi@yahoo.co.uk

Research Interests: Applied Geophysics; Website: http://scholar.oauife.edu.ng/aadepelu/

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S. L. Fadiya, PhD– Senior Lecturer
Tel:234-803-332-0230; Email: fadiyalawrence@yahoo.co.uk

Research Interests: Fossils, Stratigraphy; Website: http://scholar.oauife.edu.ng/fadiyalawrence/

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O. A. Alao, PhD–  Senior Lecturer
Tel:234-805-466-7314; Email: olade77@yahoo.com

Research Interests: Applied Geophysics; Website: http://scholar.oauife.edu.ng/atundayo/

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O. Afolabi, PhD– Lecturer I
Tel:234-803-512-4838; Email: toltobi@yahoo.co.uk

Research Interests: Applied Geophysics; Website: http://scholar.oauife.edu.ng/toltobi/

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B. M. Salami, MPhil – Lecturer I

Tel: 234-803-321-9685; Email: salamibm@oauife.edu.ng; salamibm@gmail.com

Research Interests: Hydrogeology/Engineering Geology; Website:

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D. E. Falebita, PhD – Lecturer I
Tel: 234-703-298-7836; Email: delefale@oauife.edu.ng; delefalebita@email.com

Research Interests: Applied Geophysics; Website: http://scholar.oauife.edu.ng/delefale/

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A. O. Olorunfemi, PhD– Lecturer I
Tel: 234-803-392-1712; Email: akinrewa@oauife.edu.ng; tunde33us@yahoo.com

Research Interests: Petrology/Geochemistry; Website: http://scholar.oauife.edu.ng/akinrewa/

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A. Adetunji, PhD– Lecturer I
Tel: +234-802-591-5452; Email: aamutiwa@yahoo.co.uk

Research Interests: Geochemistry & Petrology; Website:

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U. K. Benjamin, PhD– Lecturer II
Tel:234-8038312732; Email: uzochukwu.benjamin@oauife.edu.ng; kingsnwigwe@yahoo.com

Research Interests: Petroleum Geology/Geochemistry; Website: http://scholar.oauife.edu.ng/benjaminuk/

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B. A. Aderoju, MSc– Assistant Lecturer

Tel: 234-805-620-1231 & 234-806-067-5144; Email: adembamidele @yahoo.com

Research Interests: Applied Geophysics; Website:

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A. B. Alao-Daniel, MSc– Assistant Lecturer
Tel: 234-803-728-3380 ; Email: dammybee@yahoo.co.uk

Research Interests: Mineral Exploration; Website:

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O. T. Akinsanpe, MPhil –  Assistant Lecturer
Tel: +234-705-092-3593 ; Email: muyiwa.akinsanpe@gmail.com

Research Interests: Sedimentary Petrology/Petroleum Geology; Website:

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Associate 
Academic Staff

I. A. Tubosun, PhD – Associate Professor of Geology
Address: Centre for Energy Research & Development (CERD), OAU Campus.
Tel: 234-805-732-5490; Email:

Research Interests: Petrology, Geochemistry, Remote Sensing, Environmental Geology

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M. A. Olayiwola, PhD – Research Fellow I
Address: Natural History Museum, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, NIgeria
Tel: 234-806-448-7416; Email: mayiwola@oauife.edu.ng; mashoodade@yahoo.co.uk

Research Interests: Sedimentology/Paleontology; Website: http://scholar.oauife.edu.ng/amolayiwola/

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O. M. Oyebanjo, MSc – Lecturer
Address: Natural History Museum, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, NIgeria
Tel: 234-805-656-5687; Email: oladayo2004@yahoo.com;

Research Interests: Geochemistry & Material Research; Website:

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Engr. Kemi Ayodele, PhD – Lecturer
Address: Department of Civil Engineering, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, NIgeria
Tel: 234-803-407-4666; Email: layodele@oauife.edu.ng;

Research Interests: Geotechnical & Geoenvironmental Engineering; Website:

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Engr. A. B. Fajobi, PhD – Lecturer
Address: Department of Civil Engineering, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, NIgeria
Tel: 234-803-371-4731; Email: afajobi@oauife.edu.ng

Research Interests: Geotechnical & Geoenvironmental Engineering; Website:

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Non-Academic Staff

T. A. Adesiyan (Chief Technologist),
Tel: 234-703-327-6719; Email: tesiyan@gmail.com; tesiyan@oauife.edu.ng;
Research Interest: Mineral Exploration/Geochemistry)

O. M. Fadahunsi (Senior Assistant Technologist),
Tel: 234-805-789-2665; Email: omfadahunsi@gmail.com;
Research Interest: Geophysics Technologist)

. Ojegbemo (Senior Driver): 234-

J. O. Awoyemi; (Chief Typist) – Tel: 234-815-825-7216

N. Olanrewaju (Senior Laboratory Supervisor) – Tel: 234-706-101-5713

J. A. Ogundele (Senior Laboratory Supervisor)- Tel: 234-806-677-4448

M. Gabriel (Confidential Secretary), – Tel: 234-;

E. O. Adebiyi (Secretarial Assistant III), – Tel: 234-806-631-6033;

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