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OMOBA OLUFUNMILAYO SADE

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Fullname:
 OMOBA OLUFUNMILAYO SADE
Post:
 Associate Director
Email Address:
 osomoba[at]futa.edu.ng
Telephone:
 +234 706 488 0493
Nationality:
 NIGERIA
Affiliation:
 DEPARTMENT OF FOOD SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, FUTA
Education:
 DR. OMOBA HOLDS A BACHELOR OF SCIENCE DEGREE IN FOOD SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FROM THE UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE, ABEOKUTA, NIGERIA (NOW FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE ABEOKUTA, NIGERIA) IN 1992. SHE OBTAINED M. TECH DEGREE IN FOOD STORAGE TECHNOLOGY (1998) AND PHD IN FOOD SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY (2008) FROM THE FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, AKURE, NIGERIA.
Background:
 DR. (MRS) OLUFUNMILAYO SADE OMOBA STARTED HER TEACHING CAREER AS AN ASSISTANT LECTURER IN THE DEPARTMENT OF FOOD SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, AKURE, NIGERIA, IN 2000 AND THROUGH DINT OF HARD WORK ROSE THROUGH THE RANKS TO THE POSITION OF READER IN OCTOBER 2013. SHE IS A MEMBER OF SOME PROFESSIONAL BODIES, WHICH INCLUDE; THE NIGERIAN INSTITUTE OF FOOD SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, ORGANIZATION FOR WOMEN IN SCIENCE FOR THE DEVELOPING WORLD (OWSD), NIGERIAN ASSOCIATION OF WOMEN ACADEMICS (NAWACS), AFRICAN CROP SCIENCE SOCIETY, AND INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY OF HORTICULTURAL SCIENCE. SHE SERVES AS ARTICLES REVIEWER FOR SOME LOCAL AND INTERNATIONAL JOURNALS, NAMELY; JOURNAL OF APPLIED AND AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH, INTERNATIONAL FOOD RESEARCH JOURNAL AND NUTRITION AND FOOD SCIENCE. DR. OMOBA HAS SUCCESSFULLY SUPERVISED MORE THAN 15 GRADUATE STUDENTS, AT BOTH MASTERS’ AND PHD LEVELS AND HAS MANY CURRENTLY UNDER HER SUPERVISION.