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Title(s)/ Position(s): Dr./ Head of Department, Department of Human Physiology

Dr. Raji has a Ph. D. from the University of the Western Cape (UWC), South Africa. He previously had his M. Sc. Physiology and B. Sc. (Human) Physiology, Second Class Honours (Upper Division), from the University of Lagos, Nigeria.

Dr Raji previously lectured at the Department of Optometry, Faculty of Health Science, Imo state University, Nigeria in 1999. He has since lectured at Department of Physiology, College of Medicine of the University of Lagos, Nigeria; the Department of Physiology, School of Health Sciences, Kampala International University, Uganda; the Department of Medical Bioscience, UWC, South Africa; the Department of Anatomy and Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, National University of Science and Technology (NUST), Zimbabwe and he is currently a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Human Physiology and Pharmacology, of the Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences (FBMS), at the Federal University Dutse (FUD), Dutse, Jigawa, Nigeria.

During his PhD programme, Dr Raji worked as a Writing Coach, Postgraduate Enrolment and Throughput (PET) Project; helped supervise final year pharmacy research projects; was elected and served as the Chairperson of the House Committee, Hector Peterson Residence, at UWC, South Africa.

He is currently the Faculty Examinations Officer, FBMS, and the Hall Master, Male Hostel block B at FUD, Jigawa. He was Acting Chairperson, Department of Anatomy and Physiology and Acting Chairperson, Division of Basic Medical Science, at the Faculty of Medicine, NUST, Zimbabwe.

He is a member of The Physiological Society (UK), American Physiological Society, African Association of Physiological Sciences, Physiological Society of Southern Africa, Physiological Society of Nigeria, South African Society for Basic and Clinical Pharmacology.

His research interest is in the fields of Human Physiology, Pharmacology, Herbal medicine with a bias for the cardiovascular system.

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