Prof. Joshua Olusola Akande

Prof. Joshua Olusola Akande

Professor

Professor Joshua Olusola Akande is a Professor of Adult Education with bias in Community Development and Community Education in the Department of Adult Education and Lifelong Learning, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria.  Prof. Akande’s research focuses on adult learning, community education, community development, rural education, adult and community health education and lifelong learning. He is particularly interested in the integration of indigenous community education to the contemporary studies in adult and community education. Professor Akande has worked in the area of the application of adult learning theories to address issues in community education and community development.  He has also worked in the area of community participation in solving environmental issues.