Prof. Peter Olasupo Ogunjuyigbe


Prof. Peter Olasupo Ogunjuyigbe

Professor of Demography and Social Statistics

Office:  Room 225, 2rd Floor, Faculty of Social Sciences Building
Telephone number: +234-8037253248

Prof. Ogunjuyigbe is a Professor of Demography. He holds a PhD from Obafemi Awolowo University (2001). He was Head, Department of Demography and Social Statistics OAU (2006 – 2009; 2011-2014); Vice Dean, Faculty of Social Sciences (2009-2011). He was a visiting scholar to Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, the USA in 2005; he is also a fellow of reputable institutions among which are: Forum for African Women Educationists (FAWE), Kenya; Centre for Gender and Social Policy, Institute of Public Health, Institute of Management Sciences. He is a Consultant to some reputable national and international organizations among which are the World Bank, Africa Development Bank, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, UNFPA, UNICEF, Ford Foundation, World Health Organisation, National Population Commission etc. He is the current President of the Population Association of Nigeria (PAN); Chairperson, Osun State Health Reform Foundation of Nigeria (HERFON). He also belongs to a number of several other professional associations such as the Union of African Population Studies (UAPS), International Union for Scientific Study of Population (IUSSP), Population Association of America (PAA), and Association of Reproductive Health Professionals (ARPH). He has served and still serving on the Editorial Board of some reputable journals including AIDS Care, Maternal and Child Health and “The Nigerian Journal of Population and Demographic Studies” by National Population Commission. He has attended several conferences, both local and international and has more than seventy publications to his credit published in reputable national and international journals. His current research is on ‘Costs of pregnancy as a determinant of maternal mortality’. He has successfully supervised 11 PhDs.

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