Dr. O A Sofowora

Dr. O A Sofowora

Biography of SOFOWORA Olaniyi Alaba (Ph.D)

Dr. sofowora olaniyi alaba hails from Sagamu in Remo, Ogun State. He attended Agbowa- Ikosi Methodist High School in Lagos State and Divisional Teachers College, Saki (1972-1977). He also attended Ogun Sstate University, Ago-iwoye where he got his B.A. Education in 1986, he later proceeded to Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-ife for his Master and Ph. D Degrees in Educational Technology in 1994 and 2001 respectively.
He joined the services of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife in 1994 as a Graduate Assistant and rose to the current status of Associate Professor in 2011. Dr. Sofowora was the Acting Head of the Department of Educational Technology from 2011 to 2015. He is also the current Vice Dean of the Faculty of Education. He has supervised over 30 Postgraduate students including Masters and Ph. D . He is a member of the following professional associations. National Association for Bible Knowledge Teachers of Nigeria (NABKTN), Educational Media Technology Association of Nigeria (EMTAN), Internal forum for Interactive Media Technologist, Canada and Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education, Chesapeake.

Dr. O.A Sofowora has attended over 40 conferences both locally and international. He has over 35 published articles in reputable journals. he is a member planing committee Canadian international conference on education [cice;special interest group [sig] africa society for information technology and teacher education (site). He is also membẹr of the Editorial Joard of Technology and Inclusive Education, Essex in U.K. Also member Review Board, International Journal of Learning Teaching and Educational Research (IJLTER). Dr. Sofowora’s area of specialization is Television Production and Information Resources Management.