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Prof Olumuyiwa Odusanya Biography
Professor Olumuyiwa Odusanya is a former provost of the Lagos State University College of Medicine (LASUCOM), Ikeja, and a professor of public and community health.
Mr. Odusanya will succeed Oluremi Olaleye, who holds a PhD in microbiology and is currently the Lagos State Polytechnic’s substantive Rector after being appointed in an acting capacity in March.
Out of more than 20 “eminently capable academics” who were supposedly headhunted by the search committee, Mr. Odusanya was chosen for the new position.
In September 2021, Ibiyemi Olatunji-Bello, a professor of physiology, was named vice chancellor of Lagos State University. Mr. Odusanya, director of research and innovation at LASU, was one of the most well-known candidates for the vice chancellor position.
Mr. Odusanya was employed by LASU and was named the VC of LASUSTECH on September 29, 2022.
Early Life and Education
On February 8, 1965, Prof. Olumuyiwa Odusanya was born. Prof. Olumuyiwa Odusanya is a graduate of the University of Lagos at Akoka with a Master’s in Public Health.
He is also a Fellow of the Medical College in Public Health and Community Medicine (FMCPH).
Olumuyiwa Odusanya Career
As a result of the successful conversion of formerly existing polytechnic and colleges of education into universities, the administration of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu announced in February that they would be formally creating two more institutions.
The Adeniran Ogunsanya College of Education (AOCOED), Ijanikin, and the Michael Otedola College of Primary Education (MOCPED), Naforija, Epe, were both transformed into the Lagos State University of Education (LASUED), Ijanikin.
While the former Lagos State Polytechnic (LASPOTECH) in Ikorodu, now known as LASUST, is a consequence of that change, LASUED is a
The National Institutions Commission (NUC), which oversees universities in Nigeria, granted the clearing certificate of operations to Mr. Sanwo-Olu and his Special Adviser on Education, Tokunbo Wahab, in February.
Abubakar Rasheed, the NUC’s then-Executive Secretary, claimed that the commission had spoken with the appropriate government educational organizations regarding the new universities, including the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund), and the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB).
Prof Olumuyiwa Odusanya Net Worth
Prof Olumuyiwa Odusanya is a professor of Public and Community Health, and former Provost of the Lagos State University College of Medicine (LASUCOM), Ikeja. He has an estimated net worth of $2.2 millions.