ADEGOKE, Prof. Gabriel Olaniran

Born November 22,1949




M.Sc, Ph.D, FIMLS;

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  • Married
Name of Spouse Moiche Ajala, 1986
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Number of Male Children 2
Number of Female Children 3
Profession Microbiologist food technologist lecturer, administrator,
Working Experience
Previous Appointments:

Medical Laboratory Scientist, University College Hospital, Ibadan, 1976-78; Lecturer I, University of Ibadan, 1987-90; Senior Lecturer, University of Ibadan, 1990-96; Reader/Associate professor, 1996-99; Professor, since 1999; Head Dept. of Food Technology, University of Ibadan, 2002-04; since 2007; Food Safety Consultant, Federal Ministry of Health; Food Safety Consultant, World Health Organization; Coordinator, Postgraduate Students, Dept. of Food Technology, University of Ibadan, 1989-93; Sub-Dean, Postgraduate Faculty of TechnoIogy, University of Ibadan, 1998-2000; Asst. Dir., Laboratory Technology Training School, Universityoflbadan,2fXX)-0l;Dir., Equipment Maintenance Centre, University of Ibadan, since2006; Visiting Prof. Dept of Biochemistry and Microbiology, University of Zululand, KwaDlangezwa, South Africa; University of Venda, South Africa; Examiner: University of Ibadan and Nigerian Institute of Science Technology, 1981-01; 2004-06; mm: General Purposes Sub Committee, National Codex Committee on Food Hygiene, NAFDAC, since 2006; Consultative Committee, Community Dev., University of ibadan, 1988-90; Editorial Board, International Journal of Food Safety Nutrition and Public Health, UK; Editorial Board, Journal of Food, Agriculture and Environment Finland; Associate Editor, Nigeria Food Journal, Nigerian Institute of Food Science and Technology; Associate Editor, Journal of Applied Sciences, Engineering and Technology, University of Ibadan; mm: Institute of Food Technology, USA; American Society for Microbiology; Society for Applied Microbiology, UK; Nigerian Institute of Food Science and Technology, Food Borne Disease Burden Epidemiology Reference Group,WHO, Geneva, since 2007; Joint Expert Committee on Food Additives, FAN, Rome;

Fellow, Macarthur Foundation, University of Ibadan, 2006;

St. Annes School, Ondo, 1954-60; Gboluji Grammar School, lle- Oluji, 1963-67; School of Medical Laboratory Sciences, University College Hospital, Ibadan, 1968-71; British Columbia Institute of TechnoIogy, Bumaby, Canada, 1972; University of Ibadan, 1979-84;

Nigeria Government Scholarship, 1971; 1981; Government of Belgium Scholarship Award, 1982; 1986; Deutsher Akademischer Austauschdienst Award, 1983; Scholarship Award/France Government, 1983; British Council Award, 1947; British National Society for Microbiology Travel Grant 1986; International Council for Laboratory Science Scholarship, Zentrall Institute for Versuchstierzucht Senate Berlin ScholarshipAward, 1988; Finnish Academia Scholarship, Dept of General Microbiology, University of Helsinki, Finland; Canadian International Development Agency/National Scientific and Engineering Research Council Research Associateship Award, 1990; Sponsorship, First International Workshop on Application of Hydrostatic Pressure in Developing Countries in Kyoto, Japan; Scholarship, National Institute of Bioscience and Human Technology, Tsukuba, Japan, 1994;

Understanding Food Microbiology, Shaton Prints Ibadan, 2000; Understanding Food Microbiology, 2* Edition, Alleluia Ventures, Ibadan, 2004; and Author of about 60articles in reputable Journals

jogging, table tennis, listening to inspirational music

H32 Road 4 Omolayo Avenue, offAkobo, Ibadan

He like to would be remembered for his food safety programme nationally and internationally and for making students happy in schools;

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