A scholar in the Areas of Community Development, Social Work Education, Social Welfare and Adult Education Policy. Oyelami is a holder of National Certificate in Education (NCE), he obtained his first degree from the University of Ibadan in 1998 with B.Ed (Hons), Second Class, Upper Division, in Adult Education and Political Science, Master Degree (M.Ed) in Adult Education Specializing in Community Development from the University of Ibadan in 2000 and obtained a Ph.D in Adult Education specializing in Community Development and Social Welfare issues in 2007. Oyelami is presently a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Adult Education of the University of Lagos. Oyelami has supervised a minimum of 27 Med in the Area of Adult Education with bias in Community Development and Social Work Education and at least over 80 undergraduate students. Oyelami has also successfully supervised 2 Ph.D students as second supervisor and is currently supervising 3Ph.D students as major supervisor and 4Ph.D students as minor supervisor. Oyelami has over 37 publications in reputable Local and Foreign Journals. Oyelami is presently the vice president (south) Community Development Association of Nigeria (CDAN)and an active member of the Nigerian National Council for Adult Education (NNCAE).
- Ph.D Adult Education (Community Development/social work Education), University of
- Ibadan, 2007; M.Ed. Adult Education (Community Development/ Social Work Education) University of Ibadan 2000;
- B.Ed (Hons) Adult Education & Political Science, University of Ibadan, 1998, NCE, History and Religious Studies, Osun State College of Education, Ilesha, 1992.