ADENUGA, Prof. Atanda Okunola Adegbesan

Born Okunola Adegbesan



Okunola Adegbesan

B.Sc, Ph.D.

Gender: Male
Marital Status
  • Married
Name of Spouse Rachael Bolande Falegan, 1968
State of Origin: Ogun
Father's Name
Father's Status N/A
Mother's Name
Mother's Status N/A
Number of Male Children 1
Number of Female Children 4
Profession Entomologist
Working Experience
Previous Appointments:

Professor, Plant Science, University of Ife (now Obafemi Awolowo University),
since 1976; Dean, Faculty of Agriculture, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, 1977-81;
Chairman, Committee of Deans, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, 1979-81; Deputy
Vice Chancellor, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, 1982-84; Chairman, part-time,
Ogun State Agricultural Development Corporation 1979-83; Board of National
Horticultural Research Institute, Ibadan, 1980-83

Fellow, Royal Entomological Society, UK, 1964; Cambridge Entomological Club, Harvard University, Masachusetts, 1970, Association for the Advancement of Agricultural Sciences in Africa, since 7975; v-p/President, Association of Faculties of Agriculture in Africa, 1978-81, 1981-84; Institute of Agriculture Research and Training, Moor Plantation, Ibadan 1977-81

St. Phillips Primary School, ljebu-Igbo, 1942-50; Molusi College, Ijebu-lgbo, 1951-54; University College, Ibadan 1957-62; University of New Castle, Upon Tyne, UK, 1963-67; Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, 1970-71.

Bobaseye of Ife, Aare-Imo of Ijebu-Igbo Ogun State, Npanaka of Umololo, Imo State

Lawn tennis, reading, walking, table tennis

Senior Staff Quarters, House A7, Road 14, Close, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State.

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