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Ibikunle Olaleru

Olaleru Ibikunle

36 years - Umudike/Umuahia Nigeria - olaleru.ibikunle@gmail.com - +2348054236825

Professional situation

Interested in receiving recruitment information

Professional aspiration

Position
Research Associate position
Experience
From 6 to 10 years
Desired salary
Between 28 k and 35 kâ‚Ĵ
Type of contract
Permanent contract, Temporary contract, Internship, Volunteer, Freelance
Mobility
- no preference
Functions
- Studies and research Consultant
- Education and others
- International voluntary service
Sectors
- Academic research and R&D
- Education and development
- Agriculture and food

Professional experience

Research scientist i

National Root Crops Research Institute, Umudike, Abia State, Nigeria , Abia state - Permanent contract

From March 2014 to Today

10 years of progressive professional experience in developing cost-effective and environmentally sound management practices for livestock farming systems to address the mechanisms that influence production and sustainability of forages, forage-livestock systems, and bioenergy production systems. Knowledgeable about the Nigeria livestock value chain also coupled with expertise in facilitation, conducting of baseline survey, result based monitoring and evaluation. Experience in developing and building partnership models for agribusiness clusters of agricultural value chains and the livestock industry.
And Also a Recipient of the World Rabbit Science Association travel grant (2018) for early career scientist to attend the America Rabbit Congress holding in Gionia, Brazil from 26th-31st August 2018 and Recipient of the University of Ibadan Postgraduate College Local Conference Grant to attend the 8th Joint Annual Meeting (JAM) of Animal Science Association of Nigeria (ASAN) and Nigerian Institute of Animal Science (NIAS) held in September 8 – 12,2019.

Degree

NL – International Centre for development oriented Research in Agriculture (ICRA) – 2019

Skills

Agribusiness
training, coaching, mentoring
Research and development
Research, Innovation, Start-up Organizat
Agriculture Strategy Planning