Federal University of Kashere

Federal University of Kashere

Education for global citizenship

STAFF PROMOTION

S/NStaff NameRankPromoted to:
1Dr. A. U.guramaReaderProfessor subject to positive external assessment
2Dr. M. A. MuhamanReaderProfessor
3Dr. J.S.MsheliaSenior lecturerReader
4Mr. A.E. SamailaLecturer 11Lecturer 1
5Mr. Nuhu BukarLecturer 11Lecturer 1
6Mr. Ibrahim MusaAssistant lecturerLecturer 11
7Mr. B. MusaTechnologist 1Senior Technologist
8Mr. Mohammed U. AliHigher Tech. OfficerSenior Technical officer
9Ibrahim UmarAdmin AssistantAdmin officer

STAFF ON FELLOWSHIP

S/NNameUniversity of studyProgrammeDuration
1Mr. A. IsaATBU, BauchiMsc.Plant PathologyAwaiting Result
2Mr.A.I.AdamuABU, ZariaPhD. Weed Science2015-2019
3Mr.I. MusaUniversiti of Putra, MalaysiaPhD. Crop Genetics and Breeding2017-2020
4Mr.S.Y.MairamanABU, ZariaPhD. Plant Pathology2016-2019
5Mr.H. ZulyadainiFed. Univ. OwerriMSc. Seed Technology2017-2019

WORKSHOP/SEMINAR/CONFERENCE ATTENDED

SNNameConference Attended
1Prof. M. S. SaiduHorticultural Society of Nigeria, Lafiya, Nasarawa State, Nigeria
2Dr. A. U. Gurama39th Indian Society of Mycology and Plant Pathology, Indian Institute of PulsesResearch, Kanpur, India
4Dr. M. M. Degrii.    Nigerian Society of Plant Protection
ii.    Enthomological Society of Nigeria
8Mr. A. E. Samailai.    Nigerian Society of Plant Protection
ii.  Enthomological Society of Nigeria

APPOINTMENTS/AWARDS

SNNameAppointments/Awards
1Prof. M. S. Saidui.       Fellow Horticultural Society of Nigeria
ii.    Chairman Senate Examination Correction Committee
2Dr. A. U. Guramai.          Council Member
ii.     ii. Ag. Dean Faculty of Agriculture
3Dr. M. A. Muhammani.          Head, Department of Agronomy
ii.       Senate Representative to Council Committee on Appeals and disciplinary Matters
8Mr. A. E. SamailaNational P.R.O./Assistant Secretary Entomological Society of Nigeria

STUDENT ENROLMENT

S/NLevelNumber of students
110010
220013
33009
44008
55004
Total44

ACHIEVEMENTS

  1. The Department underwent accreditation by National Universities Commission; FULL accreditation was obtained
  2. The Department graduated her second set of student with one (1) First class and three (3) Second Class upper
  3. Standard laboratory was constructed to aid Teaching and Research.
  4. A screen house and a silo were also constructed in the Teaching and Research farm.

RESEARCHES/ACTIVITIES

  1. The Department is working to introduce potato production in Kashere and its environs.
  2. The Department is also working to introduce green pepper (Califonia wonder) in Kashere and its environs
  3. Various researches are also going on in the Department among which two are sponsored by the University through Institution Base Research (IBR)

RECOMMENDATION

As the Department is fast growing there is need for more staff in the following categories

  1. Four senior lecturers in the areas of Crop breeding, Nematology Seed Technology and Irrigation Agronomy
  2. Six Graduate Assistant, who are to be trained by the Department in appropriate areas.
  3. Two laboratory Technologist at senior level.
  4. Four laboratory assistant.
  5. Six laboratory attendant.
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