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Academic Degrees

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Public Policy and Governance, Maastricht University, Netherlands.

Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.) in International Development Studies, University of Oxford, United Kingdom.

Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science (First Class Honours), University of Lagos, Nigeria.

Professional Qualifications  & Lifelong Learning

Brain-Based Coaching Certificate. NeuroLeadership Institute, United Kingdom, 2023

Brain-Based Conversation Skills. NeuroLeadership Institute, United Kingdom, 2022

University Teaching Qualification (Dutch: Basiskwalificatie Onderwijs, BKO), Leiden University, Netherlands, 2021

Peacebuilding and Mediation Skills. Oxford Network of Peace Studies (OxPeace), 2013

Teaching Skills · Oxford University, United Kingdom, 2012

Awards, Grants & Fellowships

Leiden University Best Teacher of the Year Award, 2021

Top 4 Best Teachers in the Netherlands, 2022

 Grant for short-term scientific research by British Council, 2020

Full doctoral scholarship by United Nations at Maastricht University & UNU MERIT, 2012-2016

World Bank Group Fellowship, Washington, D.C. USA, 2014-2015

Clarendon Scholarship, Oxford University, United Kingdom, 2010-2012

University of Lagos Chancellor’s Prize, Nigeria, 2007

University of Lagos Vice-Chancellor’s Prize, Nigeria, 2007

University of Lagos Faculty Prize, Nigeria, 2007

University of Lagos Dean’s Prize, Nigeria, 2007

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