Deputy Director Academic

Dr. Olubunmi A. Fadipe-Joseph is an Associate Professor of Mathematics in the University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria. She contributes in teaching and supervision of both undergraduate and postgraduate students. She had B.Sc. Mathematics with First Class Honours in 1995 from the University of Ibadan, Nigeria and obtained Ph.D. Mathematics in 2005 from the University of Ilorin, Nigeria. Her University teaching experience across State, Private and Federal Universities in Nigeria started with Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso, Nigeria in 1997. From there she crossed to the University of Ilorin, Nigeria in 2001. She was on one-year sabbatical placement at the Landmark University, Omu Aran, Nigeria. She has extensive experience in open and distance education from her participation in the facilitation of National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) courses. In addition, she served as content reviewer of a course material and supervised undergraduate and postgraduate research projects. She has played pivotal roles in courseware development for use by University CODL.


As a researcher, Olubunmi has attended many conferences and workshops in and outside Nigeria where she participated actively. She was a visiting research fellow at the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences, South Africa; Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics( ICTP), Italy and Institute for Mathematical Sciences, National University of Singapore, Singapore .


Fadipe-Joseph is the Assistant Secretary, Nigeria Women in Mathematics(NWM) and a Member of Council of the Nigerian Mathematical Society(NMS). She is a Commissioner for West Africa, African Mathematical Union(AMU) Commission for Women in Mathematics and an Ambassador for Nigeria, International Mathematical Union (IMU), Committee for Women in Mathematics. She is a member of many academic societies and has publications in reputable journals. She is a reviewer for some journals. Dr. Fadipe-Joseph is happily married and blessed with children.