Engr. Prof. J.O. Ojediran


1. PERSONAL DATA

Name:OJEDIRAN, Jeremiah Oludele
Sex:Male
Marital Status:Married
Nationality:Nigerian
Phone Number:+2348033883032
Email Address:vc@bellsuniversity.edu.ng joluoje555@yahoo.com   joojediran@lautech.edu.ng
Present Rank:Professor
Area of Specialization:Soil and Water Conservation Engineering.

2. EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND

Higher Educational Institutions Attended with Dates:

a.University of Ibadan, Ibadan1992 – 1997
 b.Silsoe College, Cranfield Institute of Technology (now Cranfield University), Silsoe Bedford, U. K1983 –1984
 c.University of Ibadan, Ibadan1975 – 1979
 d.Federal Government College, Sokoto1973 – 1975
 e.Baptist High School, Jos1969 –1973

Academic and Professional Qualifications:

Academic Qualifications
a. PhD Agricultural Engineering UI1997
 b.M.Sc. Agricultural Engineering Cranfield1984
 c.B.Sc. Agricultural Engineering  (Second Class Honours, Upper Division) UI1979
 d.Higher School Certificate1975
 e.West African School Certificate  1973
Professional Qualifications
a.Advanced Certificate in Agricultural Engineering Course organized by the Centre for Professional Development in Agriculture (CFPPA) Les – Chesnoy, Montargis – France (France – Nigeria cooperation Programme)Sept – Dec 1986
 b.Diploma in Computer Studies, LAUTECH, Ogbomoso1993

Scholarships, Distinctions and Awards:

a. Federal Government Scholarship1976 – 1979
b. Nigeria/British Technical Cooperation Fellowship Award for Postgraduate Studies: M.Sc. Agricultural Engineering in Silsoe College, Silsoe, Bedford, U. K.1983 – 1984
 c.French/Nigerian Technical Cooperation Fellowship Award for Professional Advancement1986
 d.Distinguished Service Award for Year 2006: The Nigerian Society of Engineers, Ibadan Branch2006
 e.Faculty of Engineering and Technology Leadership Award: LAUTECH, Ogbomoso.2014
 f.Letters of Commendation/ Appreciation as Deputy Vice Chancellor, LAUTECHVisiting Professor LANDMARK University Visiting Professor ADELEKE University  2009 2014 2014

3. MEMBERSHIP OF PROFESSIONAL BODIES

  • Registered Engineer, Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN) (R.N.4710)
  • Member, Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) R.N.19320
  • Member, Solar Energy Society of Nigeria (SESN) MSESN 176-88
  • Associate Member, Institute of Agricultural Engineers Silsoe U. K. R.N.6156
  • Member, American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers. (ASABE) (RN 1040047)

4. FIVE MOST RECENT PUBLICATIONS

  • Adejumobi, M. A and Ojediran, J. O. (2015). Assessment of Water Quality Used for Irrigation: Case Study of Josepdam Irrigation Scheme. International Scholarly and Scientific Research & Innovation 9(8): 990 – 993. 
  • Abegunrin, T. P., Adegbola, S. O., Adejumobi, M. A., Awe, G.O., Ojediran, J.O. and Ojo, A. A. (2015). Soil Hydrophobicity and Crop Evapotranspiration of Two Indigenous Vegetables under Different Wastewater Irrigations in Southwest Nigeria. African Journal of Agricultural Research:365 – 372 
  • Oke, A. M., Ojediran, J.O. and Abegunrin, T. P. (2015). Effects of Drip Irrigation Frequency and Depth on Soil Hydro-physical Properties of a Tomato field. International Journal of Engineering Science Invention. ISSN(Online): 2319-6734, ISSN(Print): 2319-6726. 4(6): 1- 6 [www.ijesi.org]. 
  • Ojediran, J. O., Adejumobi, M. A, and Adeyera, J. (2014). Impact of Irrigation Practices on Soil Nutrients in Kampe(OMI) Scheme. Journal of Agricultural Engineering and Technology (JAET), 22(3):114-123. 
  • Abagale, F.K., Sarpong, D. A., Ojediran, J.O., Osei-Agyemang, R., Shaibu, A. G. andBirteeb, P. T. (2013). Heavy Metal Concentration in Wastewater from Car Washing Bays Used for Agriculture in the Tamale Metropolis, Ghana. International Journal of Current Research 5(6):1571-1576. (available http//www.journaljst.com)