Adult Education, Faculty of Education

T.V. Bakare is a Professor of Adult Education.  She is a teacher with over 40 years’ experience. Apart from her primary teaching duties, she has mentored many students over the years and has supervised numerous projects at the undergraduate and post graduate levels.  She is a researcher with interest in Teaching Principles and Methods in Adult Education, Literacy and e-learning.  She was the Examinations Officer for the Faculty and an elected member of the University Senate.   She was also the Deputy Director of the Institute of Continuing Education in the University and the acting Head, Department of Adult Education.  She was also the Hall Warden for the Erastus Akingbola Post Graduate Halls of Residence.  She has attended several Conferences at home and abroad, and presented papers that were published both nationally and internationally in reputable Journals, she has in excess of 75 publications.   She is an energetic and enthusiastic researcher who appreciates collaborative efforts - a quick learner and very adaptable.  She has a passion for working with adults in any capacity that enriches their lives and empowers them.  She has collaborated with her local NGO to spread Literacy and also with UNICEF and UNESCO on projects. She is an active participant in the free Literacy Program in the University since 2010 - a program that was the brain child of the Department of Adult Education and managed by the Department as a give-back to the community.  The program is supported by the Lagos State Ministry of Education, Mass Literacy Department as well as UNICEF.  Bakare belongs to NNCAE, NTC and ERNWACA, among other professional Associations.  She enjoys Sudoku and travelling and volunteers in local charities.


Google Scholar :

  1. Ph.D Adult Education, University of Lagos, 1999;
  2. M.Ed Adult Education, University of Lagos, 1989;
  3. B.Ed. (English), University of Ife, 1978