Professor Rowland Ibrahim Shehu AGBEDE

ACADEMIC CREDENTIALS AND YEAR

  • FCVSN, Veterinary Medicine, Post Graduate Veterinary College, 2004

  • EPPSN, Nigerian Society for Parasitology and Public Health, Congress of Fellows, 2002

  • PhD, Veterinary Parasitology, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia, 1984

  • MVSc, Applied Parasitology, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Pembrook Place, Liverpool, England 1977.

  • DVM, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, 1975

RESEARCH INTERESTS:

  • Ectoparasites control and management

  • Integrated Pest Management

  • Epizootiology of Amblyomma variegatum and the control of Streptothricosis(krichi) and Cowdriosis (Heart water).

PUBLICATIONS

  • Peer reviewed Journal publications – 63

  • Conference Proceedings – 9

  • Published Reports EEC/ABU/RUU Research Report – 1

INAUGURAL LECTURE

  • Agbede R. I.S. (2000) Parasites of Domesticated Animals and Man: A contribution to Knowledge. 17th Inaugural Lecture; Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria Public Lecture series January 2000 AD.

 

CITATION

  • Agbede R.I.Sm Kemp D.H and Hoyte H.M.D (1986) BOOK. Secretory and Digest Cells of female Boophilus microplus: Invasion and development of Babasia bovis. Light and Electron microscope studies. CHAPTER 21, PP 457 – 471. In: Morphology, Physiology and Behavioural Biology of Ticks, edited by J.R. Sauer and J.A. Hair. Ellis Horwood, Chichester, England.

HONOURS/AWARDS

  • Fulbright Senior African Research Scholar in 1996

  • Editor – in – Chief, Nigerian Journal of Parasitology 1997 – 2005

  • President, Nigerian Society for Parasitology 2005 – 2007

  • Appointed member Board of Trustees (BOT) Parasitology and Public Health Society of Nigeria (2015 to date)

MEMBERSHIP OF PROFESSIONAL BODIES

  • Fellow, Nigerian Veterinary Medical Association (NVMA)

  • Fellow, Parasitology and Public Health Society of Nigeria (PPSN)

  • Member, World Association for the Advancement of Veterinary Parasitology (WAAVP)

  • Member, Entomological Society of Nigeria (ESN)