DEPARTMENT OF ANIMAL SCIENCE

When the establishment of a faculty of Agriculture was approved by the Senate of the University of Abuja on 11th October, 2004. The Faculty comprises of the Departments of Agricultural Economics and Extension; Animal Science; Crop Science; Soil Science; Food and Nutrition Science; and Water Resources, Aquaculture and Fisheries.Department of Animal Science was established and started it first session in 2005/06.

BRIEF HISTORY

Dr. E. A. OLATUNJI , is the Acting Head Department of Animal Science. He obtained his first and second degrees in Animal Science and Agricultural Biochemistry and Nutrition from the University of Ibadan. He also holds a Ph.D in Animal Nutrition, from Federal University of Technology, Minna. with Ruminant Nutrition & Agricultural Biochemistry as his area of specialization.

VISION

STAFF LIST

Department of Animal Science

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NAME
RANK
QUALIFICATION
1. Dr. E.A Olatuji HOD
Ph.D Associate Professor,Agric Biochemistry and Dairy Nutrition

2. Dr. A.A. Adeniji Senior Lecturer Ph.D Monogastric Animal Nutrition
3. Dr.(Mrs) M. Orunmuyi Lecturer I Ph.D Genetics and Breeding
4. Dr. Olafadehan Lecturer II Ph.D Ruminant Animal Production
5. Dr. I.C. Opara
Lecturer II

D.V.M & M.Sc Reproduction Physiology
6. Mr. U.P. Yakubu Lecturer II M.Sc Fisheries and Aquaculture
Post Graduate Courses and entry requirement

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