OAU Appoints Adeyeye CDL Director
By Adetula David
Prof. Mike Adeyeye of the Department of Local Government Studies, Faculty of Administration has been appointed Director, Centre for Distance Learning, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife.
Adeyeye holds a B.Sc. Political Science (Ibadan), M.Sc. Local Government Studies (Ife) and Ph.D. Political Science (Ibadan), specializing in public administration and governance studies.
Prior to his present appointment, he has served as the Deputy Director, Centre for Distance Learning, OAU (2013-2015). He has also served as Head, Department of Local Government Studies (2006- 2008) and Vice-Dean, Faculty of Administration (2005-2007); and as Secretary to Obokun Local Government, Ibokun, Osun State (1991-1993); this experience afforded him the practical facet of governance and administration.
Also named the Deputy Director is Prof. Yinka Adeshina of the Department of Mathematics. Prior to Adesina's appointment, he served as the Vice Dean, Division of Student Affairs (DSA) of the institution.
Professor Yinka Adesina joined the services of the Obafemi Awolowo University as a Graduate Assistant in the Department of Mathematics in 1997. He rose through the ranks to become a Professor of Mathematics in 2011. He has B.Sc. (Hons), M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Mathematics.
Mrs Doris Ocan is the Administrative Secretary.