Call for Applications: 2021 Visiting Research Fellowship

The University of Lagos, African Cluster Centre of Excellence (LACC), a Centre within the Institute of African and Diaspora Studies (IADS), University of Lagos (UNILAG), Nigeria, is calling on suitably qualified scholars, working in the field of African Studies, to apply for its 2021 Visiting Research Fellowship. Qualified Fellows will be in residence for periods…

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS: IADS-Rahamon Bello Award for Best Ph.D. Thesis in African and Diaspora Studies-2020

The Institute of African and Diaspora Studies (IADS), University of Lagos is calling for nominations for the best Ph.D. in any aspect of African and/or Diaspora Studies. The Award, which is worth $1,000.00, is endowed by Professor Rahamon A. Bello, the 11th Vice Chancellor of the University of Lagos. Requirements:To qualify for nomination, nominees must have defended…

LACC Hosts Photography Exhibition tagged “Lagos: Ownership and Identities”

The Lagos African Cluster Centre (LACC), Africa Multiple, Cluster of Excellence, University of Lagos, Nigeria, is scheduled to host a Photography Exhibition, entitled “Lagos: Ownership and Identities”, from Monday, November 2, 2020 to Sunday, November 29, 2020. The exhibition, which is designed to highlight the peculiarities in the identity of Lagos State, the nationally acclaimed…

UNILAG Ranked in the 2021 Times Higher Education World University Rankings by Subject

The University of Lagos (UNILAG) has been ranked in the 2021 Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings by Subject. This ranking was announced by THE at 9:00 a.m. GMT on Wednesday, October 28, 2020. UNILAG was:Ranked 301–400 in Clinical and HealthRanked 1001+ in EngineeringRanked 1001+ in Physical SciencesRanked 601+ in Social Sciences THE annual…

Recruitment of Teachers for the 2020/2021 Academic Session

The School of Foundation Studies is inviting applications for suitably qualified teachers for the following subjects in the 2020/2021 academic session: Accounting Biology Business Studies Chemistry Christian Religious Studies Economics French Geography Government History Igbo Islamic Religious Studies Literature-In-English Mathematics Music Physics Visual Arts Yoruba Interested academic staff and Ph.D. students of the University are…

Acting Vice-Chancellor Approves Appointments…

Acting Vice-Chancellor Approves Renewal of Appointment of Acting Director, Office of International Partnerships & Prospects The Acting Vice-Chancellor, Professor Folasade Ogunsola, FAS, has approved the renewal of appointment of Dr. Ismaila A. Ibrahim of the Department of Mass Communication, Faculty of Social Sciences, as Acting Director, Office of International Partnerships & Prospects. The tenure of…

Building Department Secures One-Year Licence to Construction Management Software

The Department of Building has secured a one-year educational licence from a California- based construction management software company,  Procore Technology Inc. The licence, which is worth $20,000 (equivalent of N7million), would enable lecturers and students in the Built Environment to have free access to the Procore software. Procore staff would also be available to train…