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AYANSINA Simeon Olusola 


Short Profile

I started my career as Education Officer (Agricultural Science) in Oyo State Ministry of Education, Ibadan Oyo State in the year 2000 but joined the services of Oyo State College of Education Oyo as an academic staff, Lecturer 111 in the Department of Agricultural Education in 2005. Upon Completion of PhD. Degree in 2011 facilitated my appointment as lecturer II in the Department of Agricultural Administration, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta in December 21, 2011 and was confirmed on March 8, 2014. Since assuming duty at Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, I have been actively involved in the teaching, research and, supervision of students’ projects. I have been Departmental undergraduate Seminar Coordinator, member of College Curriculum Committee. I am the current College Representative in the Community Based Farming Scheme (COBFAS), and has been the Coordinator of Departmental Part-Time Programmes. I was also a level Adviser of students. I have attended different Training programmes and equally a member of different professional bodies. I taught courses both in undergraduate and Postgraduate classes and have attended academic conferences both in Local and International Levels. In the area of publications, I have published scholarly articles in reputable local and International Journals, refereed proceedings and chapters in book. I am currently running promotion to the Readership Position (Associate Professor) in Academic Career.

(i) Ph.D., University of Ilorin, Ilorin 2005 – 2011

(ii) NCE., Oyo state College. Of Education, Oyo 2007- 2008

(iii) M.Sc., University of Ilorin, Ilorin 1998_ 2003

(iv) B.Sc.,University of Calabar, Calabar 1993 – 1997

(v) Saint Andrew’s College of Education, Oyo 1988 – 1991

. Establishing the status of post harvest losses and storage for major staple crops in 11 African Countries sponsored by Alliance for green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) 2013 – 2014

i. Agricultural Extension Society of Nigeria (AESON)

ii. Nigerian Rural Sociological Association (NRSA)

iii. Children in Agricultural Production (CIAP)

Conference Papers

(a)     Ayansina, S.O. (2011) Socioeconomics Analysis of children  involvement in Agricultural Production in Rural Areas of Oke-ogun, Oyo State, Nigeria


(i)    Ayansina, S. Olusola (2007): Programme Planning in Agricultural Extension in: Talabi, O. A., Alabi, J. A., Faniyi, G. F. and Oyewole, S. O. O. (eds).Practical Manual for Students of Agriculture, Oyo. Odumatt  Press  and  Publishers. Vol.2 pp. 136-145

(ii)    Research Works/Dissertation

a)    Ayansina S.O. (2011) Farmers Perception of Public and private Extensions Services in South Western Nigeria (Unpublished Ph. Thesis, university of Ilorin, Ilorin)

b)    Ayansina, S.O. (2003) Socioeconomic Factor Associated with Adoption of Improved Cassava Varieties in Oyo State (unpublished M.Sc Thesis, University of Ilorin, Ilorin)

c)    Ayansina, S.O. (1996) Influence of Farmer’s Characteristics on Adoption of farm innovations in Akamkpa L.G.A. of cross River state. (Unpublished B.Sc thesis, University of Calabar).

(iii)     Journal Articles

a)    Ogunwale, A. B., Ayoade, A. R. and Ayansina, S. O. (2006): Impact of Extension Services on Farmers’ Production Activities in Ogbomoso Agricultural Zone of Oyo state, Nigeria: Journal of Agricultural Extension Vol. 9 pp. 150-158

b)         Ayansina, S. Olusola (2006): Adoption of Improved Cassava Varieties among Small Scale Farmers in Rural Areas of Ogbomoso, Oyo state. Sped Journal of Vocational and Technical Education Vol.1 (1) pp. 120-127.

c)    Ayansina, S.O. (2011) Determinants of improved Cassava Processing Technologies utilization among Rural Processor in Oyo State. Journal of Agriculture Forestry and the Social Sciences (JOAFSS). Vol 8 no 1

d)      Ayansina, S. O.(2011) Differential Analysis of Farmers’ Perception of public and Private Extension Services in Southwestern Nigeria .journal of Research and Development (JOST) Article in Press.

e)     Ayansina, S. O.(2011), Vocational Career Training in Agriculture;     A Veritable Approach to Community Development and Poverty Reduction. Journal of Vocational Education,     Kontagora, Vol. 1,No 2.

Articles in Proceedings

(a)    Ayansina,S.O. and Ayandiji,A (2007): Analysis of Sources and Preference of Farm Information Services among Small Scale Farmers in Ogo Oluwa LGA of Oyo State. Proceedings of 16th Annual Conference of the Nigeria Rural Sociological Association (NRSA)pp,94-99.Bowen University IwoNigera

(b)    Ayansina,S.O; Oyewumi,S.O. and Ayandiji, A. (2007): Assessment of Relationship between Training and Competency of Youth Engaging in Poultry Production in Oyo Federal Constituency: Proceedings of 9th Annual Conference of Children in Agricultural Production (CIAP).pp 54-59. FCE, Oyo, Nigeria

(c)    Oguntunji,A. O;Ayandiji, A; Ayansina, S.O; and Ayorinde,K.L.(2010) Flock Characteistics and Management of Muscovy Ducks in Oyo. Proceedings of 35th Conference of Animal Production. 14-17 March 2010. University of Ibadan,Nigeria.

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