The Dean

The Dean, Faculty of the Social Sciences

Prof. Sulaiman Olanrewaju ADEBAYO
The Dean, Faculty of the Social Sciences, EKSU
sulaiman.adebayo@eksu.edu.ng  +2348033865790


About the Dean

S. O. Adebayo is a Professor of Social and Personality Psychology in the Department of Psychology and Behavioural Studies at Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti. He holds a B.Sc and M.Sc in Psychology from the University of Lagos and a PhD in Psychology from University of Ado-Ekiti. He is a Researcher with about 70 publications in reputable national and international journals. His research interests spans moral psychology, political behaviour, environmental psychology, human sexuality, paranormal beliefs, industrial psychopathology, inter-group relations. He belongs to a number of distinguished professional bodies. He is a member of Nigerian Institute of Management, Fellow of Nigerian Psychological Association, member of American Psychological Association, Fellow of Institute of Criminology and Penology of Nigeria, and member of Chattered Institute of Personnel Management. He has 32years of experience in teaching at the University level of which 13 years is at the Professorial level. He has produced seven PhDs.


Adebayo has served in various administrative capacities within the University as Head of Department of Psychology, Sub-Dean of Faculty of Social and Management Sciences, Chairman of Postgraduate Committee of the Faculty of the Social Sciences, Member of Board of Postgraduate Studies  and he is the current Dean of the Faculty of the Social Sciences. He has equally served other universities in various capacities as External Examiner and Reader on Sabbatical. He is a reviewer for a number of international Journals and has worked with the National University Commission on university resource verification. S. O. Adebayo is a committed and dedicated scholar who largely supports humanitarian ideals.