Staff profile

KUPONIYI, Francis Ademola (PhD)


Status: Senior Lecturer

Area of Specialisation:

Current Research Activities:

1. Rural Leadership Structure in South-Western Nigeria.
2. Rural Livelihood Activities in South-Western Nigeria.

Professional Affiliations: Member,

(i)   Member, Nigerian Institute of Management.

(ii)  Member, Agricultural Extension Society of Nigeria.
(iii)  Member, Rural Sociological Association of Nigeria.
(iv)  Member, Association for International Agricultural and Extension Education.

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Educational Qualification: B.Sc, M.Sc, PhD

Some Research Publications:

Kuponiyi, F. A. and Adamu, C. A. (2005). “Integrating Technical Advice into Credit Supply in Agricultural Production: The Role of Cooperative Societies in Ogbomoso Agricultural Zone, Nigeria”.  Science Focus: An International Journal of Biological and Physical Sciences. Vol.10, No. 2. 111-115.

Kuponiyi, F. A. and F. G. Sodeinde  (2005). Agricultural Information Needs of Small-Scale Livestock Farmers in Saki Agricultural Zone of Oyo State, Nigeria. International Journal of Applied Agricultural and Apicultural Research (IJAAAR). Vol. 1, No. 2. 168-175. Nigeria

Kuponiyi, F. A. and E. A. Ayanwuyi. (2003). Attitude of Youths Towards Rural Life: A Study of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology Undergraduates.  Nigerian Journal of Rural Sociology, Vol.5, Nos1&2.  109-115. Nigeria.

Ladele, A. A. and Kuponiyi, F. A.  (2005). Comparative Analysis of the Role of For-Profit and Non-Profit Private Organizations in Agricultural Extension Service Delivery in South-Western Nigeria. S. Afric. Landbouvoor./ South African Journal of Agricultural Extension, Vol. 35 (1), 23 – 36. 

Kuponiyi, F. A. (2006). Contributions of Female Immigrants to Community Development at Source and Destination. Journal of Sustainable Development, Vol. 2, No. 2. 15-24.

Kuponiyi, F. A. (2006)  Informal Social Groups in Rural Community Development in Obokun Local Government Area of Osun State, Nigeria.  Journal of Sustainable Tropical Agricultural Research, JoSTAR, 17:31-37, Nigeria.

Kuponiyi, F. A. and Aderinto, A.(2006) A Study of Non-Farm Rural Livelihood in Surulere Local Government Area of Oyo State, Nigeria.   Annals of Agricultural Sciences,
4 (1): 46 – 52.

Kuponiyi, F. A. (2006). Improving Rural Healthcare : Assessment of UNDP Campaign on HIV/AIDS in Osun State, Nigeria.   Afro-Asian Journal of Rural Development, Vol. 39, No. 1. Jan-June.

Ayanwuyi, E., I. O. Oladosu, I. Ogunlade, and F. A. Kuponiyi. (2007). Rural Women Perception of Effects of Deforestation on their Economic Activities in Ogbomoso Area of Oyo State, Nigeria. Pakistan Journal of Social Sciences 4 (3): 474-479.

Akinboye, O. A., E. Ayanwuyi, F. A. Kuponiyi, and J. Oyetoro. (2007) Factors Affecting Youth Participation in Community Development in Remo North Local Government Area of Ogun State, Nigeria. Pakistan Journal of Social Sciences, 2(3) 307-311.


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