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Prof. Oyesiku Olubukunola Oluwole

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Oyesiku is a Professor of Bryology in the Department of Plant Science at Olabisi Onabanjo University Ago-Iwoye, Ogun State Nigeria. He was awarded B.Sc. in Botany (Ecology) in 1986, M.Sc. (Ecology) In 1991, both degrees from University of Lagos Akoka, Lagos State Nigeria and PhD (Bryology) in 1999 from University of Ibadan, Oyo State Nigeria. He won Chinese Academy of Science (CAS-TWAS) Senior Visiting Scholar Fellowships in 2006 and 2008 for collaboration at the Institute of Botany (IB-CAS) Beijing China. Current collaborations include Taxonomy and molecular phylogenetic of Pterobryaceae (moss) of Africa and Asia. Pharmacological potential of Sargassum against malaria in Nigeria and Martinique French Caribbean Island. He also won TetFund-Institutional Based Research Grant in 2015 and Intellectual Property Right (RP: NG/P/2015/47) in 2015 from the Federal Republic of Nigeria.


Chinese Academy of Science (CAS-TWAS) Senior Visiting Scholar Fellowships in 2006 and 2008

Course(s) Taught

  • BIO101 Basics of Biology
  • BIO102 Plant Diversity
  • PLS101 Evolution and Diversity of Plants
  • PLS201 Cryptogams (Seedless Plants)
  • BIO202 Introductory Ecology
  • BIO307 Principles & Patterns in Evolution
  • BIO394 Art of Scientific Writing
  • PLS317 Plant Ecology & Fieldwork
  • PLS390 Industrial Field Experience &Training
  • PLS392 Current Topic in Plant Science
  • PLS396 Seminar Presentation on related pics
  • BIO405 Soil Science
  • BIO418 Conservation & Environmental Biology
  • PLS402 Economic Botany
  • PLS403 Nigerian Vegetation
  • PLS491 Literature Review in Plant Science
  • PLS499 BSc. Project
  • MLT818 Research Techin Soil and Plant Ecol
  • BIO802 Research Method & InstrumenTech
  • BIO890 Research Seminar
  • PLS810 Bryology
  • PLS815 Ecology & Physiology
  • PLS899 MSc. Dissertation
  • PLS999 PhD. Thesis