Dr. Jacob Alabi Adeyanju

Dr. Jacob Adeyanju holds a Ph.D in Educational Administration from the University of Lagos, Nigeria. He
lectures in the Department of Educational Management, Faculty of Education, University of Lagos,
Nigeria. He teaches courses in Personnel Management, Economics of Education, Educational Policy and
Administration. He has conducted research studies in various educational issues and presented papers
locally and internationally. His research interests include: Basic and Higher Education Policy Analysis,
School Quality Improvement and School Organisational Culture and Effectiveness. His over 20 years
teaching experience spanned through various levels of education (that is, primary, secondary and tertiary)
in Nigeria. He was a headteacher in a primary school in Nigeria for five years and a secondary school
principal for 10 years before joining the services of the University. He also serves as Course Adviser to
undergraduate students in the Department. He is the Secretary to the Department of Educational
Management Publishing Committee, a member of Faculty of Education Board of Studies and Examiners; a
member of Department of Educational Management Accreditation Committee; a member, Faculty of
Education Social Committee; Department of Educational Management Examinations Officer and Reviewer
to many foreign Universities and international journal.
In addition to his lecturing responsibility, he has also served and still serving in various capacities to both
his primary constituency and international community. Some of these are:
1. Chairman, Turning Point Schools Board of Governors, Lagos – (1999 to Date)
2. Resource Person: Learn Africa Plc, Lagos, Nigeria (A Publishing Company) – (2009 to Date)
3. Resource Person: First Management Consultants Limited, Lagos, Nigeria – (2013 to Date).
4. Resource Person: Ivory Consultants, Lagos, Nigeria - (2013 to Date).
5. Education Consultant on Quality Assurance: Lagos Anglican Schools – (2012 to Date).
6. Senior Reviewer: The International Academic Forum in Japan – (2015 to Date)
7. Reviewer, Journal of Negro Education, Howard University, USA - (2018)

  1. NCE., 1992, University of Ilorin
  2. B. Ed., 1998, OAU, Ile-Ife
  3. M. Ed., 2005, Educational Administration, University of Lagos
  4. Ph.D, 2012, Educational Administration, University of Lagos