Dr. Akande Taiwo Oladoye

Dr. Akande Taiwo Oladoye


Dr. Taiwo O. Akande is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Animal Sciences. He holds a B. Tech (Animal Production and Health), M.Sc (Animal Biochemistry and Nutrition) and Ph.D. (Poultry Nutrition/Toxicology) degrees from both Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Nigeria and University of Ibadan, Nigeria.  He is an Animal Scientist with a proven record in the areas of feed evaluation and development, improving nutrient utilization through detoxification and use of non-conventional feed additives, ensuring feed security and safety for poultry in an environmentally friendly manner. He has to his credit over 30 articles published in reputable journals. He won some awards of excellence, fellowship and grants such as Best Graduating student Award, Netherland Fellowship Programme Award in Poultry Production Technology, Tertiary Education Fund (TETFund) Research Grant Awards, Travel Grant Awards etc.

He is a member of several professional bodies which include the Nigeria Journal of Animal Science, Nigeria Journal of Animal Production, Mycoticology Society of Nigeria and a registered Animal Scientist (RAS No. 00212) with Nigeria Institute of Animal Science.

He is good collaborator with other researchers in a couple of research awards. He is a resource personnel as facilitator, course developer and consultant in area of Poultry Nutrition and Production. Dr Akande has attended several conferences within and outside Nigeria. He loves travelling and raising chickens as his hobbies.


Tel.: +2348134543258

E-mail: toakande@oauife.edu.ng; yakandetaiwo@yahoo.com