Omobowale, Mobolaji O.

Omobowale, Mobolaji O.
Senior Lecturer
University of Ibadan
Agricultural and Environmental Engineering
Room 11, Fola Aboaba Building, Faculty of Technology
(+234) 805 731 5925
(+234) 810 818 5379

Dr. Omobowale, is a Senior Lecturer at the Department of Agricultural and Environmental Engineering, University of Ibadan where his research focusses on the postharvest value-chain of crops. He holds a Master’s Degree in Soil and Water Conservation and a Ph.D. in Farm Structures and Environment. He joined the services of the University of Ibadan in 2008 and has been a recipient of national and international awards. These include the John D and Catherine T. MacArthur Grant for research in 2009, the prestigious Robert S. McNamara Fellowship of the World Bank (2010/2012 Cycle), as well as the Tertiary Education Trust Fund sponsorship for overseas engagements. He was an Exchange Scholar at the Department of Environmental Sciences, School of Environmental and Biological Sciences, Rutgers University, New Jersey, U.S.A. in 2009. He was also an Exchange Scholar at the Centre for Grain and Animal Health Research (CGAHR), United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Manhattan, Kansas, U.S.A. in 2010. He is registered with the Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN) and holds a professional certificate in Grain Elevator Management from the International Grains Programme, Kansas State University, U.S.A (2012). He is a member of many professional bodies among which are the Nigerian Institution of Agricultural Engineers, the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineering, Materials Society of Nigeria and the Nigerian Society of Engineers.