Expertise: Dr. Moshood A. Belewu was the former Sub-Dean, Faculty of Agriculture, University of IIorin, Nigeria between 2002 and 2006. Currently , he is the fead of department of Animal Production of University of Ilorin, Nigeria. He earned his B.Sc Agriculture from Marathwada Agricultural University, India with First class with distinction in 1983. He is also a Gold and Silver medalist of the same University. His M.Sc and Ph.D Animal Science from University of Ibadan, Nigeria between 1987 and 1992. In 2002 he had training in Molecular Biology. Dr Belewu was the General Secretary, Nigerian Society of Experimental Biology (NISEB) and Council member of the same society. Dr Belewu is a member of many professional bodies including Nigerian Society for Animal Production, Member, Animal Science Association of Nigeria, American Society of Microbiology, USA, International Goat Association, USA, American Association for the Advancement of Science and Nigerian Society for Experimental Biology. He is author of 81 national and International scientific papers and also authored “A Functional Approach to Dairy Science and Technology” textbook.
Professional/ Work Experience:
Head of Department of Animal Production, University of Ilorin , Nigeria
Sub-Dean, faculty of Agriculture, University of Ilorin, Nigeria
Senior Lecturer, 1997
Lecturer 1, 1995
Lecturer 11, 1993
Member, Editorial Board, BioScience Research Communication
Affiliation: MEMBERSHIP OF PROFESSIONAL BODIES
Member, Nigerian Society for Animal Production
Member, Animal Science Association of Nigeria.
Member, Nigerian Institute of Management
Member, Nigerian Society for Experimental Biology.
Member, American Society of Microbiology,USA
Member, American Association for the Advancement of Science, USA
Council member, Nigerian Society for Experimental Biology
Member, International Goat Association, USA
Geo Interest: India, Singapore, Kenya
GDN Subject Interests: Food Policy and Food Security | Agriculture and Farming Systems | Animal Resources and Husbandry | Biodiversity | Climate Change