Dr. S.O. Odebode

a).         Name:                        Stella Olusola ODEBODE


b).        Department:              Agricultural Extension and Rural Development,

                                                University of Ibadan, Ibadan.

                                                Room No. 09

c).        Faculty:                      Agriculture and Forestry

            Tel:                             08034891880

             E-Mail:                       so.odebode@mail.ui.edu.ng


a).        First Academic Appointment:          Lecturer II (1 February, 1999)

b).        Present Post (with date):                   Reader

c).        Date of Last Promotion:                   1 October, 2007

d).        Date last considered (in cases where promotion was not through):   Nil.


            University Education (with dates)

(a)        University of Ife, Ile-Ife (Now Obafemi Awolowo University)

Ile-Ife.                                                                                                  1976-1980  

(b)        University of Ibadan, Ibadan                                                              1981-1982

(c)        University of Ilorin, Ilorin                                                    1984-1986

(d)       University of Ibadan, Ibadan                                                           1992-1997


            Academic Qualifications (with dates and granting bodies)


a)         B.Sc. (Hons) Agriculture,                                                       September 1980

Department of Agricultural Extension Rural Sociology

University of Ife (now Obafemi Awolowo University) Ile-Ife


b)         M.Sc. (Agricultural Extension).                                              May1982

                        Department of Agricultural Extension and

Rural Development, University of Ibadan, Ibadan


c)         P.G.D.E. (Post Graduate Diploma in Education)                   September1986

                        University of Ilorin, Ilorin.


d)        Ph.D. Agricultural Extension & Rural                          May 1997                

                        Development, University of Ibadan, Ibadan.                                        


            Professional Qualifications and Diplomas (with dates)


a)         Diploma, in Media Management in Emerging Democracies, The United States Telecommunication Training Institute Washington D.C., 2005


b)            Diploma in University Affiliated Public Radio Broadcasting, The United   State Training Institute, Washington D.C., 2005

c)            Certificate in Media Management in Emerging Democracies, The    Mississippi Consortium for International Development, Jackson, Mississppi, U.S.A, 2005.


d)           Certificate in Investing in Information for Development and  Training,  ACP-EU Technical Centre For Adaptation and Rural Cooperation (CTA) Wageningen,The Netherlands 2008.


e)            Certificate in Christmas Cookery Course, Orisun Training Centre, Ibadan, 1998.


f)         Diploma in Computer Application, Linpac Computer Centre, Ibadan,  2000.


            Scholarships, Fellowships and Prizes (with dates)


a)                  Award for Post Graduate School Conference Grants, University of Ibadan.


b)                  Bashorun Moshood Abiola Award (Post Graduate Teachers Conference),

University of Ibadan. (2001)

c)                  Award for Post Graduate School Conference Grants, University of Ibadan.


d)         Award for Overseas Post graduate Conference Grants, University of Ibadan (2005)

e)    Award  for   Overseas Post graduate Conference Grants  ,University of       Ibadan,(2006).

f)         Senate Research Grant  Award University of Ibadan (2000)

g)         Senate Research Grant Award University of Ibadan (2006)



Undergraduate Departmental Courses, Units and Sessions Taught


Undergraduate Teaching

Course No.      Course Title                            Units                Academic Session

i) HES 210       Introduction to Home                2                   1998-2008.

Economics (Co-taught)           

 ii) AES 310      Agricultural Extension               2                   1998-2006

                      Education (Co-taught)

 iii) AES 313     Educational Psychology             3                  1998-2002


iv) AES 410     Community Agricultural Extension 2               1998-2005                                      (Co-taught)

v) AES 513      Extension Communication           2                  1998-2001

                     Systems and Methods

vi) AES 514     Rural Youth Extension                2                  1998-2008


]vii) GES 105    Agriculture, Natural Resources,     3                2001/2002 -2008

                     Animal Husbandry and Health



a)       Undergraduate Project Supervision               

                       25 B.Sc. Agric .Research Projects in Agricultural Extension                        

b)      Postgraduate

23 M.Sc  Agric. Research Projects in Agricultural Extension



 Departmental/Faculty Responsibilities


i.          Undergraduate Coordinator, Department of Agricultural Extension &  Rural Development University of Ibadan, Ibadan. Nigeria.(2005/2006&2007/2008 )

ii.         Supervisor, GES 105 General Studies Programme .University of Ibadan. Ibadan.(2005/2006&2007/2008 session )

iii)        Faculty Representative on Board of Education, University of Ibadan.


            iv)        Departmental Representative in General Studies Committee

                        (2001 to 2008)

v)         Member, Staff Seminar Committee, Department of Agricultural Extension and Rural Development, University of Ibadan. (2001 to 2005)

vi)        Member, Publication Committee, Department of Agricultural Extension and                      Rural Development, University of Ibadan .Nigeria

vii)       Internal Examiner for 6 M.Phil. degree candidates

viii)      Internal Examiner for 7 P.hD  degree candidates

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