The Senate Of the University of Ibadan has elected Prof. Kayode Adebowale of the Department Of Chemistry as the new Dupty Vice-Chancellor of the institution.
The statement issues on Tuesday in Ibadan by the institution’s Director of public communication, Mr. Olatunji Oladejo, said the election held on Monday was; well contested.
The statement said that Adebowale defeated Prof. Emmanuel Salako of the department of Animal science.
According to the statement Adebowale will replace the current Deputy Vice-Chancellor , Prof. Ambrose Emilolorun Aiyelari whose tenure will end on June 10.
With this election, the name of the new deputy Vice-chancellor will be forward to council for council for confirmation at its next meeting.
Adebowale, who is a professor of chemistry and fellow, Nigerian academy of sciences, has through his founded scholarship positively projected scholarship positively projected the image of the university nationally and internationally.
He is; expected to bring to hear his varied and rich experience in the university administration and sound scholarship in his new assignment the said.