Female Nigerian Prof. Has Become The Deputy Chancellor Of Rwanda University

Female Nigerian Prof. Has Become The Deputy Chancellor Of Rwanda University

CURSORY : Nigerian University professor Ogechi Odeola has been appointed as the deputy vice chancellor in an over seas institution.

Professor ogechi adeola a Nigerian marketing expert has been appointed as the new deputy vice chancellor of the University of Kigali (uok).

In a statement posted on the university’s website, her appointment to the new position is to take effect from 11th January 2024.

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In addition, the statement said that the appointment of the the professor as the new deputy vice chancellor is a reflection of her dedication to academic excellence, and her leadership skills, which are in line with vision and mission of the university.

A Short biography of the professor

Professor Adeola has a Doctorate in Business Administration and an MBA from Alliance Manchester Business School, UK, and over 28 years of experience in teaching, research, and administration.

Professor Adeola started her career at Citibank Nigeria and later joined the Lagos Business School, Pan-Atlantic University, Nigeria, where she served as the Head of the Department of Operations, Marketing, and Information Systems.

She is also ranked No. 1 in Nigeria for marketing by the Alper-Doger Scientific Index, a measure of academic impact and quality.

Professor Adeola is not only an academic, but also a mentor, consultant, and advocate for women’s empowerment. She is the founder of the Digital Business Tutelage for Women Empowerment in Africa Initiative (DBTWEAi), which aims to equip women with digital skills and business acumen.

“As Deputy Vice-Chancellor – Academic at UoK, Professor Adeola’s wealth of experience promises contributions to academic leadership, aligning with the university’s unwavering commitment to excellence,” the statement said.

Professor Adeola expressed her gratitude and excitement for the opportunity to serve at UoK.

She said: “I am honored and delighted to join the University of Kigali, a leading institution of higher learning in Rwanda and the region.

” I look forward to working with the UoK community to advance the academic goals and aspirations of the university and its stakeholders.’’

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