OGUNDARE Ayodele Oluyemisi (Basic Profile)
Surname OGUNDARE
Other Names Ayodele Oluyemisi
Post Professor
Email Address ayodeleogundare [at]yahoo.com
Telephone nil
Nationality NIGERIA
Affiliations Nigerian Society for Microbiology(NSM), American Society for Microbiology(ASM) (ID No:56186778), Nigerian Society for Experimental Biology (NSEM), and Biotechnology Society of Nigeria (BSN).
Education (a) Primary: Polytechnic Staff School, Ibadan. Sept., 1972 - July1977 Secondary: Saint Louis Grammar School, Akure.Sept., 1977 – June.,1982 (c) Tertiary: Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria. 1998-2006 Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria. 1990-1993 Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria. 1984-1988
Background Dr(Mrs) Ayodele Oluyemisi Ogundare is an Professor of Microbiology (phytomedicine). She possesses a B.Sc, M.Sc (Ife) and PhD (FUTA) degrees. She has supervised many postgraduate students (M.Tech and PhD) and served as external examiner to many. She is into the scientific verification of medicinal plants with the aim of identifying the bioactive compounds of pharmaceutical importance for use in the synthetic production of drugs. To this effect she has written a lot of papers (as discovered from her research) on the antimicrobial potency of many locally found medicinal plants on pathogenic bacteria and fungi. Some of these papers have been presented in various conferences. She has also attended workshops in and outside the country among which is the 5 days hands-on workshop on Molecular Biotechnology and Bioinformatics at the International Centre for Stem Cells, Cancer and Biotechnology (ICSCCB), Pune, India.