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Tolulope Agunbiade


Tolulope Agunbiade

Graduate Student



Degree Discipline Period Institution Location
PhD Entomology August 2009–Present University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign USA
M.Phil. Entomology 2000–2002 University of Ghana Ghana
B.Sc. Crop Protection and Environmental Biology 1993–1998/99 University of Ibadan Nigeria

Professional/Research Experience

Title Discipline Period Institution Location
Research Assistant Entomology August 2009–Present University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign USA
Research Associate Entomology 2007–2009 Africa Rice Center, c/o International Institute of Tropical Agriculture Nigeria
Research Assistant 1 Entomology 2002–2003/4 Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, University of Ghana Ghana

Other Training

Course Period Institution Location
Integrated Pest Management for Plant Protection May–September 2008 Kobe University and Hyogo Prefectural Institute for Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Japan
Nationale Diplôme D’etudes en Langue Française December 2007 Administered by the Ministère de L’éducation, République Française Nigeria

Awards and Scholarships

Year Title of Award
1986–1992 Best student in integrated science, biology and literature in English at both the junior and senior secondary school levels at AUD Girls’ High School, Itire, Lagos, Nigeria
1997/98 ZAD Award, Best student, Department of Crop Protection and Environmental Biology, University of Ibadan, Nigeria
2000–2002 DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) scholarship for Master of Philosophy in Entomology at the University of Ghana
2002 Sponsorship for the 3rd MIM Pan-African Conference on Malaria in Arusha, Tanzania
2008 JICA sponsorship for group training course in Integrated Pest Management for Plant Protection

Membership in Professional Associations

Organization Year
June 2009–Present Entomological Society of Nigeria
July 2009–Present International Biometrics Society


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Oral Presentations and Lectures