Title(s)/Position: Alhaji/ Head, University Teaching and Research Farm
Alhaji Jamilu Haruna was born on 2nd February, 1974 In Azare town Bauchi state. He attended the Institute of Education (ABU Zaria) and obtain NCE (BIOLOGY/AGRIC) and later proceeded to Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University and obtain his B. Agric (tech) ATBU, M.sc (Animal science) ATBU in 1998 and 2013 respectively. In 2014 went back to Abubakar Tafawa Balawa Balewa for his PhD which is in view.
He started his public service career with Government Science Secondary School Azare from 2001 – 2002. In 2003 joined the famous National Vetenary Research Institute Jos as Agric Research Officer and rose to the rank of Principal Agric Research Officer in 2012 and later transferred his service to Federal University Dutse in 2013 and rose to the rank of Senior Farm Manager. He is a member of various professional bodies and association.
The farm was established in 2011 as a Teaching and Research Farm which is a part of NUC requirement for accreditation and a pre-requisite Unit for Teaching, Learning and Research for staff and student in the Faculty of Agriculture and the University in general.
The University Teaching and Research Farm consist of the following Unit headed by a Farm Officer: