By Tope Adejuwon
THE Oduduwa University, Ipetumodu, Osun State, has appointed Prof. Benjamin Segun Aribisala as its new Vice Chancellor (VC), following the expiration of the tenure of the former VC, Prof. Chibuzor Nwoke.
Aribisala got a BSc degree in Mathematics in 1994 from the Ondo State University (now Ekiti State University), where he emerged best graduating student.
He obtained his MSc in Computer Science from the Federal University of Technology Akure (FUTA), Ondo State in 1999. He bagged a PhD degree in Computer Science from Birmingham, United Kingdom in 2006.
He is the first substantive professor of Computer Science at the Lagos State University (LASU), Lagos State.
Aribisala’s research and teaching career cover two universities in Nigeria and three in the United Kingdom.
He has written over 100 scientific articles and has given scholarly presentations to both local and international audiences in almost all continents.