VC appoints Awodun Dean, School of Business and Governance
The Vice-Chancellor ,Kwara State University Professor AbdulRasheed Na'Allah, has appointed Dr. Muritala Awodun as the Dean, School of Business and Governance. Until his appointment, Dr. Awodun was the Director, Centre for Entrepreneurship and Head, Department of Management Sciences, KWASU.
Dr. Awodun holds a Bachelor of Science (Honours) Degree in Economics, Master of Science Degree in Economics, and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in International Business. He has over 20 years post-graduation experience shared between the corporate world (about ten years) and the academic world (about eleven years). He taught at the undergraduate and post-graduate levels and supervised undergraduate researches in Economics and Business Administration, and Postgraduate Researches (theses) at PGD, MBA, MPA and M. Sc. Management. He had coordinated Part-Time Undergraduate Degree Programme in Business Administration, headed Business Administration Unit, and coordinated Business and Entrepreneurship Department at KWASU.
The new Dean has published five books, contributed over ten chapters to several books, about twenty business/industry case studies and commissioned researches, and about twenty referred research papers in various peer reviewed journals. Further to his teaching, research and administrative experiences, with meaningful publishing, investment and financial consulting experiences, he possesses obvious creative and innovative competences demonstrated through the initiation and coordination of several seminars, conferences, workshops, programmes, local and international researches.
Dr. Awodun is a Fellow of the Institute of Entrepreneurs, Nigeria (FCIE), Full Member of the Nigerian Institute of Management (Chartered) (MNIM), and Full Member of Chartered Institute of Administration (MCIA).The appointment is with immediate effect.