Ekiti State University

HOD's Profile

Dr Olatunji Peter Folorunso had his Bachelor of Engineering (B.Eng) degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Ado Ekiti, Nigeria (Now Ekiti State University Ado Ekiti Nigeria) in year 2000. He obtained his Master of Engineering (M.Eng) in Civil Engineering from the University of Benin in 2006 and his PhD from the University of Birmingham, United Kingdom in 2015. He is presently a Senior Lecturer in the Department and currently, his research interest is focused on evaluating the dynamics of change in flow field when heterogeneous roughness is present in open channel system.

His Services within the University include; Academic adviser to 400 students 2002/2003 Session, Academic adviser to 500 students 2004/2005 Session, Academic adviser to 100 students 2007/2008 Session, SWEP Officer, Civil Engineering Department 2004-2006, SIWES Coordinator, Civil Engineering Department May 2004-August 2008, SWEP Coordinator, Faculty of Engineering August 2008-July 2010, Secretary, Civil Engineering Department August 2008-2011, Sub-Dean, Faculty of Engineering, August 2010-2011, Chairman finance sub-committee on the first faculty of engineering distinguished lecture 2010, Member committee on the first faculty of engineering distinguished lecture 2010, Member University committee on Small Hydropower (SHP) Project, Member University committee on Task Force on Revenue Generation for the University 2018, Chairman Faculty committee on 2nd National Conference 2017, Chairman Faculty committee on Task Force on Revenue Generation for the University 2018, University SIWES Coordinator 2019-2021.

He is a member of the Nigerian Society of Engineers and a Registered Engineer.