Ag. Dean, Faculty of Management and Social Sciences

Dr. James Aransiola Ishola,

MBA, M.Sc., PGDPR, PGDE, Ph.D
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) Mgt. Science
Ag. Dean, Faculty of Management and Social Sciences,

Ag. Dean, Faculty of Management and Social Sciences

Dr. Ishola, James Aransiola is a trained and seasoned Professional Certified Teacher and Lecturer for over three (3) decades. He holds an Ordinary National Diploma (OND) (Distinction), a Higher National Diploma (HND) (Upper Credit), a post Graduate Diploma in Public Relations (PGDPR) from the famous Kwara State College of Technology. Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria, AMaster of Business Administration (MBA), from the famous better University of Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria, Post Graduate Diploma inEducation (PGDE) and a Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Marketing and Public Relations from University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN), the first indigenous Nigeria University.

In pursuance of academic knowledge, Dr. Ishola proceeded to Ladoke Akintola University,Ogbomosho, where he bagged the Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Management Science. He is a member of many reputable professional bodies amongst which are: Member, National Institute of Marketing of Nigeria (MNIMN), Associate, Nigeria Institute of Management (ANIM), Associate, Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (ACITN) and Certified Member, Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN).

Dr. Ishola has not less than 40 publications in both National and International Journals. He has also attended and presented papers in not less than 20 Conference both locally and internationally. Dr. Ishola also attended many Seminars and Workshops where he delivered heart touching papers on various topics on societal issues.

He successfully he successfully led a team that carried out a research sponsored by Tet Fundtitled: – Impact of Marketing Strategies on the Performance of some selected Nigeria Banks. He also successfully carried out research work in all his higher degree Qualifications. Currently, Dr. Ishola is working on a research topic titled- MARKETING IN ANIMAL KINGDOM (Cat and Snake Marketing).

Dr. Ishola’s working experience span to various sectors, as a classroom Teacher, a Commercial Traffic Officer, an Administrative Manager and Consultants and a seasoned Lecturer. He held various positions of responsibility ranging from Head of Department, Examination Officer, Staff and Student Adviser, Chairman, Research and Publication Committee, Member, Academic Board, Member of Senate, Chairman, Students Welfare Committee, Coordinator, General Studies and Entrepreneurship Center, and Member, Disciplinary Committee (SDC) to mention few. Dr. I shola is a member of National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) Accreditation Team and an External moderator of final year students’ projects at both undergraduate and post graduate levels.

Socially, Dr. Ishola is a community Leader who served in various capacities in his community as Financial Secretary and General Secretary of Olla Development Association. A member of the Governing Council of his Community Secondary School, Adviser to Igbomina Students Union (a socio-Cultural Group) in his community, etc. Dr. Ishola is a good Sportsman represented his schools, state and a Nigeria at different levels of sporting activities such as in Football, Gymnastics, Athletics and Handball. He served as, the Chairman, Sport Committee of KolaDaisi University, Ibadan.

Dr. Ishola participates regularly in media(Radio and Television) discussions on various National issues. Dr. Ishola was a Senior Lecturer at the KolaDaisi University, Ibadan and pioneer AG. Dean, Students Affairs of the University Currently, Dr. Ishola is a senior Lecturer at Thomas Adewumi University, Oko and pioneer AG. Dean, Students Care Services of the University. Dr. Ishola is married and blessed with children