Adeniyi Agunbiade, is the Vice-Chancellor, McPherson University. He is a Professor of Animal Nutrition & Feed Technology. Agunbiade is a First Class graduate of University of Ife (Now Obafemi Awolowo University), Ile-Ife, Nigeria. He bagged a Master of Science degree from the premier University, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria and a Doctorate degree (Ph.D) from the University of Nottingham, Nottingham, England. He has been teaching and researching for over three decades. A distinguished and well-travelled scholar, Agunbiade is rich in administrative and managerial practice.
Prof. Agunbiade epitomizes a rare combination of God’s matchless grace and rigor of academics. He is a Commonwealth Scholar and Alexander-Von-Humboldt Foundation Research Fellow. He has been teaching and researching for over three decades.
An erudite scholar and Haggi Institute Distinguished Leadership Alumnus, Prof. Agunbiade has been profiled by notable media in Nigeria.
Prof. Agunbiade is a Registered Animal Scientist(RAS), Fellow of the Nigerian Society of Animal Production (FNSAP), Fellow of the College of Animal Scientists of Nigeria(FCASN), Fellow of Nigeria Institute of Animal Scientists(FNIAS) among others.
Adebola Abegunde, the Registrar, McPherson University, is a trained lawyer and seasoned administrator. She studied for her first degree at the University of Ife (now Obafemi Awolowo University). She proceeded to the University of Lagos to study Law bagging LL.B., BL. and Masters Degree (M.Sc) in Industrial Relations and Personnel Management. She joined the service of the University and rose to the top as the Registrar of the University.
She has an enviable track record of excellence in Management and Administration.
Onilado Ebenezer Adeyemi, currently the Bursar, McPherson University, is a Chartered Accountant with over twenty (20) years of working experience. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting with Second Class Upper from the University of Ado Ekiti (Now Ekiti State University), Ado Ekiti and a Master in Business Administration from Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago Iwoye. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN).
Abayomi Tunji Agboola, the University Librarian, is a product of Loughborough University, Leicester, UK where he earned his Master of Library Science (M
LS). He has garnered experiences in both public and private institutions. The former Chairman, Committee of University Librarians of Nigerian Universities (CULNU), is widely published in local and international journals.
Rev. Felix Meduoye, a revered Clergy and the General Overseer, Foursquare Gospel Church, Nigeria. He holds a B.A and Master of Arts Degrees. Before his call into full time ministry, he was the Financial Controller, WEMCO Nigeria. He is also a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN).
Dr. MayowacAfe holds B.Sc. (Hons) in Geology & Applied Geophysics from Ondo State University Ado-Ekiti, a Masters degree and Ph.D in Petroleum Geology, University of Port Harcourt. He is Managing Director, Danvic Concepts International Nigeria. He was Country Manager, Paradigm Geophysical Nigeria. Dr. Afe is the immediate Past President & Fellow of Nigerian Association of Petroleum Explorationists (FNAPE).
Prof. Olurinde E. Lafe,
is the Chairman, McPherson University Governing Council & Pro-Chancellor. He is an inventor, visionary entrepreneur and a distinguished Professor of Engineering. He is a Director, Centre for Renewable Energy Technology, Federal University of Technology Akure and Chairman – The MIDATCO Group, USA.
Prof. Lafe studied Civil Engineering at the University of Lagos and bagged a Bachelor of Science Degree in 1974. He holds a 1977 DHE graduate degree in Computational Hydraulics from the Delft International Institute of Hydraulic and Environmental Engineering and later received his Ph.D in 1981 from Cornell University with a major in Computational Hydraulics and minors in Structures and Applied Mathematics.
He is an internationally recognized engineer and authority in mathematical and computational modeling. He has held professorship positions in a number of universities in the world including Africa and the United States of America.
Born on May 6, 1951 in Ondo town, Ondo State, Prof. Lafe’s research efforts have resulted in 9 US issued patents covering methods and appliances for Encryption, Computational Process Modeling, Compression and Coding of Digital Images, Audio and Video Data, and Accelerated Data Delivery in Communications Networks. He has published numerous learned articles and written single and multi-author books. His book, “Cellular Automata Transforms: Theory and Applications in Multimedia Compression, Encryption and Modeling” (Kluwer, 2000) described innovative ways of applying cellular automata theory to solving problems in communications and information systems. His inventions have been implemented in software and hardware commercial and consumer products sold worldwide.
Prof. Lafe is equally committed to sustainable development using passive and active renewable energy technologies and sources. He has come up with the concept of Best Energy Homes in which buildings are designed to make maximal use of local materials and passive solar techniques in order to reduce the energy requirements of the home. He is an Editorial Board member of the International Journal of Energy and Water Resources (IJEWR).