PROFESSOR JOSEPH KAYODE OLADIMEJI SALIU is a specialist in freshwater ecology. He received his undergraduate training in Zoology at the University of Ilorin, Nigeria, his M.Sc and doctoral training in Fisheries biology at the University of Ibadan, Nigeria. He has a passion for freshwater ecology and fisheries devoting over 32 years of research into the area. Over the years, he has supervised 37 Masters and 5 Doctoral students. He has a total of 55 publications in reputable journals.