The newly appointed Vice Chancellor for the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, FUNAAB, Prof Felix Kolawole Salako will be installed on 1st of November 2017 as the 6th Vice Chancellor of one of the leading universities in Agriculture in Africa.
Prof Salako holds a PhD in Soil Science, from the university of Ibadan. Between 1989nand 2000, he was a Research Associate in the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture, IITA. He left IITA to join FUNAAB as a senior lecturer, in the Department of Soil Science and Land Management. He rose through the ranks to serve as the Deputy Vice Chancellor – development, for two terms.
Prof Salako has been a component leader for ACAI project in the South West Nigeria.