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Department of Educational Foundations

Dr. Yakubu I. Wunti
Head of Department

Brief History

The Programme of Guidance and Counselling is housed as a Unit in the department of Educational Foundations. It enjoys the historical privilege of being one of the first two foundation programmes of the Department of Educational Foundations in the Faculty of Education, Federal University Kashere. The department of Educational Foundations was established two years after the University was founded in 2011, with Dr. Salisu Ali Rakum as the first Head of Department. The programme, Guidance and Counselling started in 2013/2014 academic session with Mr. Godfrey Rikat Dungum as the pioneer permanent staff and Prof. Yakubu A. Mallum, from the University of Jos on sabbatical leave. The programme leads to the award of bachelor degree in education, B. Ed. Guidance and Counselling with special area in a chosen teaching subject. It spans for four academic sessions with two semesters per session.


Vision

The Education and Administration and Planning, Guidance and Counseling units of the Department of Educational Foundations aspires to be globally recognized as a center of excellence, offering an excellent service to humanity in terms of research and Teaching. The programmes intends to develop a broad and realistic view of life’s opportunities at all levels of training and promote attitudes which will assist in making of realistic choices and adjustments resulting into satisfaction and effectiveness.


Mission

The Education and Administration and Planning, Guidance and Counseling units of the Department of Educational Foundations aspires to be globally recognized as a center of excellence, offering an excellent service to humanity in terms of research and Teaching. The programmes intends to develop a broad and realistic view of life’s opportunities at all levels of training and promote attitudes which will assist in making of realistic choices and adjustments resulting into satisfaction and effectiveness.


Academic Staffs

NAMERANKAREA OF SPECIALIZATION
1 Dr. Isaac Adamu Msheliza Senior Lecturer Curriculum Instrucions
2 Prof. Salisu Ali Rakum Professor Curriculum Instrucions
3 Prof. D. M. Gwany Professor Curriculum Studies
4 Dr. Barakatu Abdullahi Snr. Lecturer Adm. & Planning
5 Dr. Musa Adamu Mshelia Lecturer I Curriculum Instrucions
6 Mr. Muhammad Mu’azu Lecturer I Admin & Planning
7 Dr. David Adebayo Adewuni Lecturer II Measurement & Evaluation
8 Dr. David Arowolo Lecturer II Guidance & Counseling
9 Dr. Yakubu S. Mohammed Lecturer II Guidance & Counseling
10 Dr. Saba Daniel Mamman Lecturer II Sociology of Education
11 Dr. Samuel Alfayo Boh Lecturer II Eng. Edu./Curriculum Instructions
12 Mr. Gambo Adamu Aliyu Lecturer II Sociology of Edu.
13 Mr. Oyewumi Kassim A. Asst. Lecturer Philosophy of Edu.
14 Mr. Dungun Godfrey Rikat Asst. Lecturer Guidance & Counseling
15 Dr. Nyitse Mark Asst. Lecturer Philosophy of Education
16 Mr. Muhammad Bala Hashidu Asst. Lecturer Guidance & Counseling
17 Mrs. Hauwa A. Mohammed Asst. Lecturer Guidance & Counseling
18 Mr. Bashir Abdullahi Asst. Lecturer Educational Foundations
19 Mr. Tsoho Aliyu Abraham Asst. Lecturer Admin & Planning
20 Mr. Bawa John Asst. Lecturer Admin & Planning
21 Mr. Garba S. Danmaitaba Asst. Lecturer Admin & Planning
22 Mr. Abdulkareem Sidi Umar Asst. Lecturer Admin & Planning
23 Mr. Igbangi Nathaniel Asst. Lecturer Philosophy of Education
24 Mr. Yazid Dahiru Asst. Lecturer Special Education
25 Mr. Ibrahim Lukman Jahun Asst. Lecturer Education Psychology
26 Mr. Hamza M. Abubakar Asst. Lecturer Admin & Planning
27 Mr. Isa Jibrin Asst. Lecturer Admin & Planning
28 Mr. Musa Mohammed Asst. Lecturer Psychology of Education
29 Mrs. Ruwaydah Abubakar Bello Asst. Lecturer Biology Education
30 Mr. Ebiri Omini Usani Asst. Lectuere Special Education
31 Mr. Usman Saleh Mohammed Graduate Asst. Adult Education
32 Mrs Fatima Umar Graduate Asst. Special Education
33 Mr. Bashir T. Adamu Graduate Asst. Business Edu.
34 Mr. Ahmed M. Waziri Graduate Asst. English Education

Administrative Staffs

NAMERANK
1. Usman Mohammed Admin. Assistant
2. Sani Garba Deba Con. Sec. I
3 Mohammed A. Kwadom Snr. Clerical Officer
4. Abba A. Tukur Clerical Officer

Programs offered by Educational Foundations