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Here's all you should know about the new VC of LASU

The Lagos State governor has finally appointed a substantive vice Chancellor for the state's Apex university LASU today and here's all you should know about the successful candidate .

Brief introduction

The new Vice Chancellor is Mrs Ibiyemi olatunji-Bello an astute scholar who has spent more than fourteen years in the service of Lagos State University , and close to thirty three years in the university ecosystem.

She is the wife of a seasoned politician and current Lagos State commissioner of environment Mr Tunji Bello .

Short Biography

Mrs Ibiyemi was born on April 23 , 1964 in the Lagos State of the old Western region .

She attended Anglican Girls grammar school surulere between the year 1974 and 1979 , then Methodist girls high school Yaba .

For her tertiary education she attended many institutions such as the Lagos State college of science and technology, the university of Ibadan which she attended between the years 1982 and 1985,she also attended the university of Lagos , University of Texas health science centre San Antonio USA which she attended between 1994 and 1998 .

Professional life

She entered into the university environment as an assistant lecturer in the University of Lagos college of Medicine Idi-araba Lagos in 1988 , she became a lecturer 2 in 1992 , lecturer 1996 , and finally became a senior lecturer in 1999.

She became a reader also known as associate professor in 2005 , she joined the service of Lagos State University as a professor of physiology the college of Medicine LASU in 2005 , she became a deputy vice Chancellor in the university in 2008 , a position she held until her appointment as acting vice Chancellor earlier this year .

In conclusion, Mrs olatunji-Bello's wealth of experience in university administration will no doubt take LASU to enviable heights in the comity of Universities in Nigeria and Africa .

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