AJE, Samuel Olabanji

Born March 5, 1950,





BA, MA, Ph.D,

Gender: Male
Name of Spouse Yvonne Barnabe 1973,
State of Origin: Ondo
Father's Name
Mother's Name
Number of Male Children 3
Profession educationist, linguist
Working Experience
Previous Appointments:

Appointed Lecturer II, University of Jos, 1979-80, Lecturer I, 1981-82; Senior Lecturer 1983and acting Head, Department of Languages and Linguis tics University of Jos, 1983-86; member, Post-Graduate School Board, since 1981; member, University Sports Extra Curricula Activities: Chairman, Committee on Centre for Applied Linguistics; member, University of Jos Senate, 1983-86; Co-ordinator, French Summer Programmes for Colleges of Education;

member, African Literature Association, USA; member, African Literary Society of Nigeria; member, Modern Languages Association ofNigeria; Foundation member, Linguistics Association of Nigeria; Public ity Secretary, Semiotic Association of Africa; member, International Association of Oral Literature in Africa; member, Nigeria Asso ciation of Translators and Interpreters;

Holy Trinity Primary School, Idoani-Owo, 1955-60 Imade College, Owo 1961-66, Universite' de Paris, France, 1971-73, Universite' de Paris VIII, France, 1973-79;

Chevalier dans 1’Odre des Palmes Academiques, (Knight of the Order of Academic Excellence); French National Merit Award, 1986;

Over 20 papers in national and International scholarly journals;

darts, chess, swimming;

University of Jos Staff Quarters, Bauchi Road, Jos, Plateau State.

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