Prof. Fatunbi A Oluwole

Senior Lead Specialist, Innovations to Impact Partnerships and Systems

Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA)

Fatunbi A Oluwole is the Lead Specialist for Agricultural Innovation Systems and Partnerships at the Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA). He an academic /research and development scientist with progressive experience in Agronomy (farming systems, soil fertility), technology transfer and research management. He holds a PhD in Agronomy from University of Ibadan, Nigeria. His professional work encompasses diverse research and development projects, with primary interest in resource management towards sustainable agricultural production and improvement in livelihood of the smallholder farmers in Africa. He has worked and published extensively on the use of innovation systems approach for transforming agricultural technologies to socio-economic benefits. He is a certified Natural Science professional with the South Africa Council for Natural Scientific professionals (SACNASP) and an adjunct professor at the University of Fort Hare, South Africa