Name: ILU KAWUWA JAHUN, PhD
Title(s): / Senior lecturer/HOD (Forestry and Wildlife Department)
Ilu Kawuwa a Doctor of Forest Management from Federal University Dutse (FUD), Nigeria, has been involved in teaching and researches in the field of Forestry since 2006. Born at jahun, Jigawa State in 1964, he obtained his Bachelors Degree in Applied Biology at Bayero University Kano in 1989. He proceeded to University of Ibadan to obtain his Masters degree on Forest Resources Management in 1995, and acquired his PhD degree on Forest Management in 2016, from University of Barkht Al-ruda, Dueim, Sudan.
He worked with Ministry of Animal Health and Forestry in the then Kano State between 1990-1991 as Forest Research officer. With the creation of Jigawa State, he worked with afforestation program as Chief Extension and training officer and Zonal project Coordinator between 1991-2005. He later on transferred his service to Hussain Adamu Polytechnic, Kazaure where he was posted to College of Agriculture, Hadejia now Binyaminu usman Polytechnic, Hadejia. At that Polytechnic, he held the positions of HOD forestry and Wildlife Department, Dean School of Forestry and General Studies and Director School of Agriculture. He was also elected to chair the Academic Staff Union of polytechnic, Hadejia chapter from 2011 to 2013. He joined the service of Federal University Dutse as a senior lecturer in 2017.
Additionally, he has been supervising student’s academic researches and published up to twenty two academic articles in reputable national/international journals and proceedings. He is also a member of professional associations and currently serving as the acting head of Forestry and wildlife Department.