Dr. Temitope Onuminya, of the Department of Botany, Faculty of Science has been inducted as a member of the Nigerian Young Academy (NYA).
Following a rigorous selection exercise from 100 applications, Dr. Onuminya along with thirteen (13) others were inducted into the Academy by the immediate past President, Nigerian Academy of Science, Prof. Mosto Onuoha, FAS on Wednesday, November 17, 2022.
Dr (Mrs.) Temitope Olabisi Onuminya who is a Molecular Plant Systematist is internationally recognized for her research interest in biological systems and organisms as well as medicinal plants in Africa.
The astute researcher cum academic is also a Darwin-Scholar, LEAD Fellow as well as Fellow of the Linnaean Society of London (FLS) and Institute of Security, Nigeria. She is a member of several professional bodies including the Botanical Society of Nigeria, American Society of Plant Systematics, USA, Botanical Society of America, and so on.
The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Folasade T. Ogunsola, FAS, on behalf of the entire University community, heartily congratulates Dr. Onuminya on her latest feat.