About The Director, Institute of Education
Olaiya E. Aina, Ph.D. (Alberta)
Professor and Director, Institute of Education at KWASU, Malete, Ilorin.
Professor Olaiya Aina is a Visiting Professor of Early Childhood Education and the former Provost, College of Education at KWASU. He is currently the Director, Institute of Education at KWASU. Professor Aina is also a Professor in the Division of Curriculum and Instruction at California State University, Los Angeles. Olaiya is a former teacher and an administrator. He taught at different levels from Kindergarten to Grade 12 both in Nigeria and in Canada. He is currently teaching both graduate and undergraduate courses in early childhood education. He coordinates the Masters Program. He is an author of several children's storybooks, a storyteller, and a consultant and has published several articles on related early childhood education topics both in the international, national and local journals.
Phone: 323-343-6163 (USA); 08162710741 (Nigeria)