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2018/2020 Dean's Profile

Prof Salman Medinat Folorunso 

 

 

  Name:                                     Prof. SALMAN, Medinat Folorunso

  Department:                            Science Education

   Nationality:                             Nigerian

 

 

 

 

INSTITUTIONS ATTENDED WITH DATES:

  1.  University of Ilorin, Ilorin                                                                     2003
  2.  University of Ilorin, Ilorin                                                                     1993 -1998
  3.  University of Ilorin, Ilorin                                                                     1986 -1990
  4.  Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria                                                            1982 -1985
  5.  Federal Advanced Teachers’ College, Pankshin                                   1979-1981
  6.  Ilorin Teachers’ College, Ilorin                                                             1976-1977
  7.  St Clare’s Grammar School, Offa                                                          1972-1976

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS WITH DATES:

  1. Certificate in Data Processing and Management Information System       2003
  2. Ph.D. (Mathematics Education)                                                              1998
  3. M.Ed. (Mathematics Education)                                                             1990
  4. B.Ed. (Mathematics Education) (Second Class Upper Division)               1985
  5. Nigeria Certificate in Education (NCE) (Maths/Chem.)                           1981
  6. Teachers’ Grade II                                                                                1977
  7. West African Secondary School Certificate                                            1976
  8. Primary School Leaving Certificate                                                        1972

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS WITH DATES:

  1. University of Ilorin                               Ph.D.                                      1998
  2. University of Ilorin                               M.Ed.                                       1990
  3. A.B.U., Zaria                                        B. Ed.                                       1985
  4. FATC, Pankshin                                    N.C.E                                       1981
  5. NTI, Kaduna                                        T.C. II                                        1977

NUMBER OF PUBLICATIONS:  Sixty  Four (64)

MEMBERSHIP OF LEARNED PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES

  1. Mathematical Association of Nigeria (MAN)
  2. Teacher Registration Council (TRC)
  3. Science Association of Nigeria (SAN)
  4. National Association of Educational Researchers and Evaluators (NAERE),  
  5. National Association of Women Academics (NAWACS), 

 

 

Award

  1. Award of Distinction by Mathematical Association of Nigeria, Kwara

 State Branch                                                                                                  2018

  1. Award of Excellence by 1992 Set, Government High School, Ilorin              2017
  2. Science Education Students’ Association Award of Excellence                     2017
  3. University of Ilorin Emirate Students’ Award of Excellence                          2017
  4. Distinguished Mentorship Award by Ubandawaki Youth Development

Association.                                                                                                      2015

  1. Meritorious Role Model  Award by Ilorin Emirate Students’ Union Kwara State

College of Education, Ilorin.                                                                              2013

  1. Meritorious Service Award by the  National Mathematical Association of

 Nigeria.                                                                                                           2012

  1. Fellow,   Mathematical Association of Nigeria (FMAN)                                      2012
  2. Science Education Students’ Association Award of Excellence                             2011
  3. Member, Mathematical Association of Nigeria (MMAN)                                    2009

 

WORKING EXPERIENCE

            Organisation                                   Rank                     Location          From   To

  1. University of Ilorin                        Professor                   Ilorin                2012 – Date
  2. University of Ilorin                        Senior Lecturer         Ilorin                2005 – 2012
  3. University of Ilorin                         Lecturer I                 Ilorin                2002 – 2005
  4. University of Ilorin                         Lecturer II                Ilorin                1999 - 2002
  5. University of Ilorin                        Senior Lecturer        Ilorin                1999     2012
  6. Kwara State Teaching Service         Teacher                    Ilorin                1982     1999

Commission (KWSTC)

  1. Part time teaching appointment     Teacher                      Ilorin                1997     1999

with   Kwara State College of  Education, Ilorin.

  1. Army Day Secondary School  (NYSC)  Teacher Maiduguri        1981     1982

ADMINISTRATIVE EXPERIENCE AND SERVICE TO THE COMMUNITY

Administrative experience at the University of Ilorin:

1. Dean,                                    Faculty of Educat                                                            2018 - date

2.  Faculty Representative         Senate Research Grant Committee                                 2017 – date

3.  Member,                 Senate Representative on Academic Planning and

Curriculum Committee                                                              2015-date

4.  HO.D                       Science Education Department, University of Ilorin                    2013-2016

5.  Member                   University of Ilorin Ceremonials Committee                              2010-2012

6. Secretary                   Faculty of Education Day Celebration                                        2008-2009

7. Member                    University of Ilorin Convocation Committee                              2007-2012

8. Coordinator               Educational Technology Centre, University of Ilorin                   2007-2012

9. Member                    Year 2007 Final year screening exercise for Sandwich Students

of the Institute of Education University of Ilorin                         2007-2007

10. Member                  Interviewing and Assessment Panel for Posts of Senior

Technologists Technical Officer signer interpreter,

Faculty of Education                                                                 2007-2007

11. Member                  University of Ilorin Post UME Screening Exercise                      2006-2008

12. PG Coordinator       Advising and computing results of Postgraduate Students

in the Department of Science Education                                     2006-2007

13. Coordinator             Anchoring post graduate seminars in the Department of

Science Education                                                                    2005-2008

14. Faculty Representative         GNS Unit                                                                     2004-2008

15. Adviser                   Science Education Students Association, University of Ilorin       2003-date

16. Member                  Faculty of Education Screening committee of final year

students’ Certificates Screening                                                 2003-2008

17. Member                  Committee on Faculty of Education Common Room. Ensuring

good maintenance of the available facilities                                2003-2005

18. Member                  Editorial Board of Institute Journal of Studies in Education

(IJSE) Assessment of submitted articles for publication               2003-2004

19. Representative        Faculty of Education Representative. Attending Faculty of

Science Board of Examiners' meetings and contributing to

decisions on final year students' results                                      2003-2003

20. Managing Editor     Institute Journal of Studies in Education (IJSE) Management

and sales of published articles                                                    2002-2004

21. Welfare Officer       Science Education Department, University of Ilorin                    2001-2008

22. Manager                 Departmental Book “Fundamental Principles of Instruction”

Ensuring adequate management and sales of the book                 2001-2006

23. Member                  Entertainment Committee on the 25th Silver Jubilee year

Anniversary Celebration, University of Ilorin, Ilorin.     

Providing adequate welfare to the invited guest.                         2001-2001

24. Member                  Departmental Exhibition Sub-Committee on the 25th Year

Anniversary Celebration, University of Ilorin. Selection of

presentable materials for Exhibition                                           2001-2001

25. Assistant                 Female hostel, University of Ilorin.                                            2000-2018

       Hall Mistress         

26. Member                  Faculty of Education Conference Registration Committee

Providing guidance to Faculty of Education students during

registration                                                                               2000-2007

Administrative experience and service to the community outside the  University of Ilorin:

External Examiner to the following Institutions

Federal University of Technology, Minna                                                            2017

Ahmdu Bello University, Zaria                                                                         2015-date

University of Benin, Benin City                                                                         2015

University of Ibadan, Ibadan                                                                              2014

Kwara State College of Education, Ilorin                                                            2009 - 2010

National Commission for Colleges of Education (NCCE)                                    2009 – 2010

Osun State College of Education, Ilesa                                                               2005

Guest Lecturer

A Paper delivered on “corruption in educational institutions in Nigeria: preventive strategies at the graduation and Price given ceremonies at Iqra College, Ilorin.                              

2016

 

Guest Lecturer 

A Paper delivered on “Basic Education: A determinant of the success of Nigeria Educational system, Adult and Primary Education Students’ Association, University of Ilorin.    

2016

 

 

Guest Lecturer 

A Paper delivered on '' Team Work in workshop organized by Kwara State College of Education. Ilorin           

2015

 

 

State Chairman       

Mathematical Association of Nigeria, Kwara State Chapter

2014 -

2016

Vice Chairman

Mathematical Association of Nigeria, Kwara State Chapter

2012 -

2014

Treasurer

Unilorin Emirate                      

2010 -

2013

Guest Lecturer

Send forth for Alh. Afanla by Pakata Area Development Association (Ubandawaki), Pakata, Ilorin

      2010 -

2010

Guest Lecturer

30th year Anniversary Celebration of Okelele Secondary School.

      2009 -

2009

Guest Lecturer

Graduation, and Prize giving ceremony of Government Day Secondary School Karuma, Ilorin

      2008 -

2008

Guest Speaker

Klob Two-Seven Ileya Symposium

      2008 -

2008

National Financial

Secretary

Mathematical Association of Nigeria                             

2007 -

2011

Member

Consulting Editor

Review of the Modules on capacity Building for Teachers under Universal Basic Education, Federal Teachers Scheme (UBEFTS)

      2007 -

2007

Facilitator

Supplementary workshop for the primary school teachers in Sokoto, Taraba and Kano States on Effective Learning Techniques (ELT) in mathematics Organized by UNESCO

      2007 -

2007

Member

Interview Panel for RVTS Teachers to be absorbed into the main stream of Kwara State Teaching Service organized by the Kwara State Ministry of Education (May 26th and 27th)

      2007 -

2007

Facilitator

Workshop for Primary School Teachers in the North-east Zone on Effective Learning Technique (ELT) in mathematics

      2006 -

2006

Facilitator

Workshop for primary school teachers in the North-Central Zone on Active Learning Techniques (ALT) in Mathematics Organized by UNESCO

      2006 -

2006

Facilitator

Workshop for all levels of heads of management in girl-child education in Nigeria, organized by the Centre for Communication and Management Science Jos-Nigeria in 2006. Paper presented: The Policy Initiatives for Social Justice for the Nigerian Woman and the Girl-Child.

      2006 -

2006

Guest Lecturer

Graduation and prize giving ceremony to mark the end of her 13th annual summer school by Advancement front of Alanamu central (ADFAC) Ilorin.

      2005 -

2005

Guest Lecturer

Guidance and Counselling Students’ practicum at Ile-Apa Community Secondary School Ile-Apa, Ilorin to give talk on STUDY HABITS (9th March)

      2005 -

2005

Facilitator

Workshop for secondary school teachers on Energizing Kwara State Secondary School Education through Training/Retraining Programme

      2005 -

2005

Supervisor       

Supervision of UME Examinations                               

2004 -       

2010

Matron

Adewole Movement

      2003 -

2003

Guest Lecturer

Career Day organized by Government Girls’ Day Secondary School, Pakata, Ilorin (13th November )

      2002 -

2002

 

INFORMATION ON PROJECT SUPERVISED

B.Ed Projects

Completed                                over 300

On-going                                  12

PGDE Projects

Completed                                10       

On-going                                  05

M.Ed Projects

Completed                                34

On-going                                  12

Ph.D

Completed                                09

On-going                                  06