AKOUN, Dr. Jonah

Born January 17, 1951





B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D;

Gender: Male
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  • Married
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State of Origin: Delta
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Has two children

Profession lecturer, administrator
Working Experience
Previous Appointments:

Field Overseer, Forestry Research Institute of Nigeria, !-75; Forest Asst.,West African Harwood Project, 1977;Teacher(NYSC), >ajah Community Secondary School, Nwangele Local Government, Imo .late, 1982-83; Research Officer II,Forestry Research Institute of Nigeria, 1983-01; Senior Lecturer. Federal College of Forestry, Ibadan,2001-06; Acting Provost Federal College of Forestry, Ibadan. 2006;Head, Dept. of Horticultural and Landscape Technology; Deputy Provost, Academic Officer, Provost Federal College of Forestry, Ibadan, 2002;2002-06; since 2006; Local Organizing Committee Sec, Commonwealth Science Council Workshop, National Genetic Research and Biotechnology(NACGRAB) Moor Plantation, Ibadan; mm: Federal College of Forestry Internal Management Committee; Forestry Association of Nigeria(FAN); Genetic Society of Nigeria (GSN); Ecological Society of Nigeria (ECOSON): Horticultural Society of Nigeria; National Sub-committee on Development of izeni(Allanblackia floribunda Oliv) in Nigeria; ch.. Junior Staff Disciplinary Committee, Federal College of Forestry, Ibadan;

Pilgrim Baptist College, Ewohimi,Edo State, 1967-71:Federal School of Forestry, Ibadan, 1975- 77;University of Nigeria, Nsukka, 1977-82; International Course on Applied Plant Breeding, Wageningen, the Netherlands, 1988; University of lbadan, rS-v0; 1996-01;

co-author: Effects ofGrowth Regulators on Rooting ofStem Cuttings of TreculiaAfricana Van Africana(African breadfruit tree) Nigeria Journal of Forestry, 1991; Effect of Poultry Manure in the Growth and Fruit Yield of Okro, Bioscience Communication, 2001; Effects of Plant Density and Manure on the Yield of Common Onion (Allium cepa L)var. Nsukka Red., Nigerian Journal of Horticultural Science, 2004; Insect Pollinators and Pests of an Indigenous Potential Pulpwood Tree Species: Sterculia Setigera Del., Nigerian Journal of Forestry, 2004; Genetic variation in growth of someTectona gradis Provenance in South-Western Nigeria, Nigerian Journal of Forestry Research and Management 2005; Strategies for Conservation of Forest Resources, Golden Journal of Science Education, School of Science, College of Education, Ekiadolor, Benin, 2005; Flowering Patterns of-Sterculia Setigera in South Western Nigerian, International Journal of Environment Issues, 2006; Contemporary Issues in Vocational Study of Forestry Education in Nigeria, Multidisciplinary Journal of Research Development 2007; Marketing Performance of Gnetum Africana(WELW) in Ibadan Metroplis, 2007; Potentials of Genetically Improved TreeSpecies for Shelterbelt Afforestation in semi-arid Regions of Nigeria, presented to the 1989 Biennial Conference of the Ecological Society of Nigeria(ECOSON), FRIN,Ibadan, etc;

The Best Students Award in Forest Management at Federal School of Forestry, Ibadan, 1977;TheBest Student Award in Sports, 1977;

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