Title(s)/Position: Professor of Biology/ Director of Sports
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Professor Mohammad Mustapha Abubakar assumed office as the Director of Sports, Federal University Dutse (FUD) in June 2018. He is a Professor of Biology who specializes in Hydrobiology and Environmental Biology, with special emphasis on wetland ecology. Prof. M. M. Abubakar is a Nigerian, Born in Kano. He attended Ahmadu Bello University, where he obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Botany in 1990. He has an M.Sc in Zoology from Bayero University Kano in 1999 and a PhD from A.B.U in the year 2010. He is a professional teacher with a Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE) and a Certificate in computer application obtained in the year 2000 and 2001 respectively. Prof. M. M. Abubakar has over twenty five years teaching and research experience. He joined the services of Federal University Dutse in 2012 as a senior lecturer and rose to the rank of Professor. In FUD he has served as the Head of Department of Biological Sciences from 2013 to 2016. Deputy Dean, Faculty of Science from 2016 to 2018. A member of University Senate and several Departmental, Faculty and University committees. A recipient of a letter of commendation for meritorious service by the University council. Prof. M. M. Abubakar is a member of several Professional bodies, some of which include Science Teachers Association of Nigeria, Botanical Society of Nigeria, Zoological Society of Nigeria, Nigerian Environmental Society, Ecological Society of Nigeria and Fisheries Society of Nigeria. He has attended several academic conferences locally and internationally, is a member of editorial boards of many national and international journals and had published over fifty scholarly articles in national and international journals.
Prof. M. M. Abubakar is involved in sports for many years. He was team Manager - Kundila Strikers Football Club from 1993 to 1997. He was Chairman- Kano State Football Coaches Council from 1996 to 2000. And National Head Coach, Nigerian Dodgeball Federation from 2016 to Date. His hobbies include reading, sports and travelling.