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Office of the Head of Department

The Head of Department is the Chief Examiner and Chief Admissions officer of the Department. He also oversee all the administrative duties of the Department. All staff in the Department including Academic, Technical and Administrative are answerable to the Head of Department. The Head of Department is answerable to the Vice Chancellor.

All records and official documents are kept in the office of the Head of Department.

The staff in office of the Head of Department include:

i. Departmental Secretary
ii. Secretarial Assistant
iii. Computer Operator
iv. Office Assistants

Comprehensive Staff List

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S/N Staff Name Qualification Rank Field of Specialization
1 Prof. S.A. Ado B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D.
Professor/H.O.D Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology
2 Prof. J.B. Ameh B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D. Professor Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology
3 Prof. C.M.Z. Whong HND, PGD, M. Sc, PhD. Professor Food Microbiology
4 Prof. O.S. Olonitola B. Sc., M. Sc. Ph.D. Professor Pharmaceutical Microbiology; Medical Bacteriology and Mycology
5 Prof. E.D. Jatau B.Sc., M. Sc, M.Ed., Ph.D Professor Medical Microbiology
6 Prof. S.E. Yakubu B.Sc., PGDE., M.Sc., Ph.D. Professor Environmental Microbiology
7 Prof. (Mrs.) H.I. Inabo. B.Sc., M.Sc., PhD Professor Medical Microbiology/ Parasitology
8 Dr. I.O. Abdullahi B.Sc., M.Sc., PhD. Reader Food Microbiology& safety
9 Dr. D.A. Machido B.Sc., M. Sc., Ph.D Reader Environmental Microbiology
10 Dr. (Mrs.) M.A.Mukhtar B.Sc., PGDE, M. Sc. PhD. Reader Virology/Immunology
11 Dr. A.B. Suleiman B.Sc., M. Sc., Ph.D Senior Lecturer Medical / Molecular Microbiology
12 Dr. Y. Nale B.Sc., M. Sc., Ph.D Lecturer I Medical Microbiology/Parasitology
13 Dr. E. E. Ella HND, PGDM, MSc., Ph.D Lecturer I Immunology
14 Dr. M.B. Tijjani B.Sc., M.Sc. Lecturer I Environmental Microbiology
15 Mrs. U.A. Asuke B.Sc., M.Sc.
Lecturer II Food Microbiology
16 Mal. M.S. Aliyu B.Sc., M.Sc. Lecturer II Medical Microbiology
17 Mrs. H.M. Raji B. Sc., M. Sc. Lecturer II Environmental Microbiology
18 Abdullahi Bashir B. Sc., M. Sc Lecturer II Medical / Molecular Microbiology
19 Dr. S.L. Afegbua B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D Assistant Lecturer Medical Microbiology
20 Mrs. M. A. Shuaibu - Assistant Lecturer Immunology
21 Abdulsalam Oluwatosin B.Sc. Graduate Assistant Industrial Microbiology
22 Sulaiman Mamun Abdulkadir B.Sc. Graduate Assistant Medical Microbiology
23 Bishir Musa B.Sc. Graduate Assistant Industrial Microbiology
24 Henry Gabriel Bishop B.Sc. Graduate Assistant Medical Microbiology / Parasitology
S/N Staff Name Qualification Rank Duties performed/Course Taught
1 TERESA Eno Addai HND, FNiST, PGDM Chief Technologist Technologist in charge of the following courses:
1. General Microbiology
2. Home Economics
3. Parasitology
4. Medical Mycology
5. Environmental Microbiology
also in charge of all matters relating to practicals in the Department.
2 JONATHAN Boman HND, ANIST, PGDM Asst. Chief Technologist Conducting student practicals
Equipment maintenance
3 PIUS O. Awodi HND, ANIST,MISc.T Princ.Technologist Technologist in charge of practicals in Food Microbiology
Industrial Microbiology
Quality Control and Analytiacal Microbiology
Microbial physiology and Metabolism.
4 TORYILA, Deborah Oluwaranti (Mrs) AMLT Princ. Technologist In charge of practicals in introductory Microbiology (281) ,Medical Parasitology (484) and Principles of Sterilization & Disinfection (382)
5 John O. Onuh HND Technologist I Preparation of practical materials assisting in conducting student practicals, and taking care of departmental stores.
6 Ibrahim Zainab B-TECH Technologist I Conducting and handling of student practicals, Laboratory and equipment maintenance.
7 Alexander Shaibu HND Technologist I Handling of student practicals, Laboratory and equipment maintenance.
8 Adamu M. Shittu HND Technologist II Conducting and handling of student practicals, Laboratory and equipment maintenance.
9 Shuaibu D. Garba HND Technologist II Conducting and handling of student practicals, Laboratory and equipment maintenance
10 Sada Bello Umar B.Sc. Technologist II Conducting and handling of student practicals, Laboratory and equipment maintenance.
11 Ladan Mohammed Hajara HND Technologist II Conducting and handling of student practicals, Laboratory and equipment maintenance.
12 Muhammad Amina B.Sc. Technologist II Conducting and handling of student practicals, Laboratory and equipment maintenance.
13 Umaru Ahmed OND Snr. Assit. Technologist Preparing of media, cleaning labs and maintaining of equipments in the labs etc.
14 Danlami Dalhatu HND Snr. Assit. Technologist Preparation of material for the student’s practicals.
15 Sani Jumare OND Snr. Assit. Technologist Preparation of material for the student’s practicals.
S/N Names of Staff Rank/Designation Qualification Working Experience
1 Patrick Okpeh PChief Sec. Asst. FSLC 1972, Type Writing Course 1979 Typist/ Filling and Documentation
2 Abdullahi Lawal Tunau Procurement Officer II FSLC 1994
S.S.C.E 1994
OND 2004
B.Sc 2008
Procurement Officer
3 Nizam Muhammad Snr. Computer Operator FSLC 1997, SSCE 2003, ND 2008, NACOSS 2012, HND 2012. Data Processing
4 Garba Suleiman Senior Library Assistant FSLC, 1982, SSCE 1988, (SLA) 1997, (ALO) 1999, Dip & Information Science 2003. Library Officer in the Department since 1991.
5 Habib Maryam (Mrs Higher Library Officer BLIS (ABU) 2004-2008 Dip in Lib.& Information Science (ABU) 2002 SSCE 2000 Pri. Sch. Cert 1993 library Officer
6 Idris Aishatu Library Assistant Dip in Lib & Information Science 2012 SSCE 2005 Pri. Sch. Cert 1997 Library Assistant
7 Mohammed Ibrahim Snr. Driver/Mechanic I FSLC 1980, Grade 3 Test 1988, Grade 2 Trade Test 1991, Grade 1 Trade Test 1998. Departmental driver since 1989
8 Auwal Adamu Office Assistant FSLC 1997 SSCE 2006 office assistant and messenger
9 Adda’u M. Sani Office Assistant FSLC 1997 SSCE 2008 office assistant and messenger