Professor Olusola Iyiola OluwaleyeThe Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Development) Professor Olusola Iyiola Oluwaleye was born in Odo-Oro Ekiti on 3rd of September, 1964.

Professor Oluwaleye attended University of Ilorin, Kwara State (1982-1987) where he bagged his first degree in Mechanical Engineering, and in 1990, from the same university, he bagged his Master’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering and obtained his Doctorate Degree from University of Ado-Ekiti (now Ekiti State University) in 2007.

Professor Oluwaleye, a Professor of Thermo fluid, started his teaching career in Ondo State University (now Ekiti State University) in 1982 as a Graduate Assistant and rose to the position of a Professor in October 2013.

He has held several positions in the University including being a Sub-Dean in a Faculty of Engineering, Acting Head of Department, and Departmental Project coordinator among others.

Professor Oluwaleye possesses sterling academic and administrative qualities which had in the past earned him numerous awards, honors and distinctions. These include: Award of being the second best among graduating students 1987, University of Ilorin, Federal Government Post Scholarship Award 1989, Best Poster Award at the maiden research fair of Ekiti State University (2012), World training and research grants.

A prolific writer, Professor Oluwaleye has fifty publications in both local and international journals.

He is married and blessed with children.