LASU Bulletin

Mr. Lewis Akinwunmi Oladapo

LEWIS, Akinwunmi Oladapo

Registrar, Lagos State University

CONTACT:

Office of the Registrar,

Lagos State University,

Lagos, Nigeria.

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ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

 * Master in Public Administration, 1995

* B. A. History , 1988

ACADEMIC DISTINCTIONS

  •  Best student in PAD 806 (Nigerian Administrative Law: 4.00), 1995
  • Best student in PAD 810 (Manpower Planning & Development: 5.00), 1995
  • Best student in HIS 306 (History of West Africa: 1000-1800: 7.00), 1987

 AWARDS

  •  LASUMPA Merit Award, 2014
  • SSANU-LASU Merit Award, 2011
  • Recognition Award (MASSA-LASU), 2011
  • Keynote Speaker Award (Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists of Nigeria, Lagos State Branch), 2010
  • Merit Award: 4th Executive Chairman (SSANU-LASU),2005
  • Meritorious Service Gold Award (SSANU-LASU), 2005
  • Merit Award (LASU-Law Society), 2002

KEY SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  Technical and Information Skills

  •  Knowledge of personal computer operating systems.
  • Adept at use of the Microsoft Office suites (Word, Excel and PowerPoint) for report writing and presentations.
  • Wide range of Internet search skills.

  Interpersonal and Communication Skills

  • Excellent communication skills developed through experience in oral presetnations at different forums aimed at both specialist and non-specialist audience. Eloquent communicator (oral and writtten) with ability to present technical information to technical audience.
  • Adapt quickly to tight work schedule with minimal day-to-day supervision and adheres strictly to timeliness and deadlines. Able to use initiatives and prioritize assignments and seek out assistance from superiors in matters that need further actions.
  • An efffective facilitator, able to use interpersonal skills to build working relatinships at all levels, with a well developed negotiation and persuasion.

 Training and Presentation Skills

  • Experience of formal conference presentations to various groups of professionals at both local and international levels.

 Teamwork and Leadership

  •  Well developed one-to-one and group supervisory skills, with proven people and project management abilities.
  • Pro-active and enthuasiastic team member with experience of working in multi-tasking teams.

 OTHER UNIVERSITY RELATED RESPONSIBILITIES

  •  MEMBER, Ad-Hoc Committee on the Review of Conditions of Service Guiding Senior Staff (Lagos State University), 2011-2014
  • MEMBER, Ad-Hoc Committee on the Review of University’s Financial Regulations, 2012
  • MEMBER,Interview Panel for the Post of Principal Assistant Registrar & Assistant Chief Executive Officer, 2011
  • MEMBER, “ISL’ Policy Review Team (Education Committee), 2011
  • MEMBER, Ad-Hoc Committee on the Verification of Postgraduate (Part-Time) Students’ Results in the Faculty of Management Sciences, 2011
  • SECRETARY, Management Board of Lagos State University External System, 2011
  • MEMBER, Ad-Hoc Committee on the Re-organisation of LASU Registry, 2010
  • MEMBER, Governing Council’s Ad-Hoc Committee on the Implementation of the FGN/ASUU/SSANU/NASU/NAAT Agreement, 2010
  • CHAIRMAN, Association of Nigeria Universities Professional Administrators (LASU Chapter),2009-2014
  • CONGREGATION REPRESENTATIVE, Governing Council, Lagos State University, 2008 – 2010
  • SECRETARY, Ad-Hoc Committee on the Accreditation of Lagos State University MBA Programme, 2006
  • SECRETARY, Ad-Hoc Committee on the Decentralization of the University Registry, 2006
  • MEMBER, Ceremonies Committee, Lagos State University, 2000-2014
  • SECRETARY, Lagos State University Indigeneship Verification Committee, 1997 - 2000
  • CHAIRMAN, Staff Bus Management Committee, Lagos State University, 1999 – 2001
  • MEMBER, Health Centre Management Committee, Lagos State University, 1998 - 2001
  • MEMBER, Staff Welfare Committee, Lagos State University, 1998 – 2001
  • MEMBER, National Executive Committee of the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Unversities, 1998 – 2001
  • CHAIRMAN, Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU) Lagos State University Branch, 1998 – 2001
  • SECRETARY, Association of Nigerian Universities Professional Administrators LASU Chapter, 1996 – 2004
  • PRESIDENT, Senior Staff Club, Lagos State Unversity, Ojo, 2006 – 2008
  • SOCIAL SECRETARY, Senior Staff Club, Lagos State University, 2001 - 2006
  • MEMBER, Organizing Committee, 38th Annual Conference of 2002 Law Teachers, hosted by Faculty of Law, Lagos State University, Ojo
  • PROJECT MEMBER, ACCESS TO JUSTICE’ a British Council / DFID Sponsored Project carried out by the Law Faculty,Lagos State University, Ojo, 2002
  • SECRETARY, Faculty of Management Sciences Implementation Committee, 1999 – 2000

 PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

  Membership of Professional Societies

  •  Member, Human Resources Network of Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
  • Member, Canadian Association of University Business Officers (CAUBO)
  • Member, American Association of University Administrators (AAUA)
  • Member, American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admission Officers (AACRAO)
  • Member, Association of Univesity Administrators (AUA – UK)
  • Member, Association of Nigeria Universities Professional Administrators (ANUPA)
  • Member, Nigerian Association for Public Administration and Management (NAPAM)