Faculty of Multidisciplinary Studies, Ekiti State University

HOD's Profile

Dr.(Mrs) Comfort Yemisi Afolabi

Head of Department

Dr. Comfort Yemisi Afolabi (Mrs) specialises in Educational Management, Gender and Development Studies. She obtained her B.Ed. in English and Literary Studies from the Ondo State University, Ado Ekiti in 1993. She has M.Ed. in Educational Management from University of Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State in 2001. She obtained a Ph. D in Educational Management in 2010. She also holds a Master Degree in Public Administration in 2012 from Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti and a Postgraduate Degree in Gender and Development Studies from Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti in 2016. She assumed duty in the then Centre for Gender and Development Studies as a Research Fellow II on 5th May, 2014. She is currently a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Gender and Development Studies in the newly created Faculty of Multidisciplinary Studies Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti.

Dr. C. Y. Afolabi has published several articles in both local and international journals. She is a member of Nigerian Institution of Management (Chartered) (NIM), Gender Advocate of Nigeria (GAN), Ekiti State Branch, Institute of Public Administration of Nigeria (IPAN).Nigerian Institution of Management (Chartered) (NIM) Nigeria; Institute of Public Administration of Nigeria (IPAN); Society for the Study of Social Problem, America (SSSP); Nigerian Anthropological Sociological Practitioner Association (NASPA); Nigeria Association of Social Workers (NASW). She has served the Faculty and University in various committees. She was appointed the Acting Head of Department on the 1st of August, 2023.

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