The 3rd Governing Council of the Federal University Dutse, Jigawa State has in its 10th meeting held on May 26, 2023 approved the promotion of five Associate Professor to Professors and also promoted 19 others to Associate Professors.
This was contained in a statement signed by Director Information of the University, Comrade Abdullahi Yahaya Bello, and made available to newsmen in Dutse.
Those confirmed with professorship include Dr. Abdullahi Ali Ibrahim to the rank of Professor of Animal Breeding and Genetics; Dr. Gambo Babandi Gumel to the rank of Professor of Islamic Banking and Finance; Dr. Mustapha Danjuma Hussaini to the rank of Professor of Sociology (Criminology & Security Studies); Dr. Bashir Sajoh Mienda, Professor of Biotechnology, and Dr. Bello Aminu Bello, Professor of Biochemistry.The Council also promoted
According to the statement, the 19 academic staff promoted to the rank of Associate Professors are;
- Dr. Umar Muktar (Agric Economics & Extension)
- Dr. Aliyu Abdulrahman (Agric Economics & Extension)
- Dr. Ado Garba (Agric Economics & Extension)
- Dr. Bashir G. Muktar (Agric Economics & Extension)
- Dr. Salim Lawal Abdulrahman (Animal Science)
- Dr. Danmaigoro Olarenwaju (Crop Science)
- Dr. Ibrahim Sunusi Chinede (English/Linguistics)
- Dr. Nasir Umar Muhammad (English/Linguistics)
- Dr. Muhammad Musa Sodang (English/Linguistics)
- Dr. Nasirudeen Ibrahim Ahmad (English/ Linguistics)
- Dr. Kamal Lamidi Olaniyi (Political Science)
- Dr. Aminu Ma’aruf Nass (Taxation)
- Dr. Mohammed Isah Auyo (Biological Sciences)
- Dr. Suleiman Inuwa Mohammed (BiologicalSciences)”
- Dr. Joshua Balogun Babalola (Biological Sciences)
- Dr. Shiaka Gimba Peter (Microbiology/Biotechnology)
- Dr. Babangida Ibrahim Babura (Mathematics)
- Dr. Tasiu Zangina (Physics)
- Dr. Muhammad Sirajo Aliyu (Computer Science).