ANNOUNCING OUR 2ND ACADEMIC ADVISER TO THE NAIJA MATHEMATICS CHAMPIONSHIP – DR. OLAOLUWA HALLOWED OLUWADARA
Dr. Olaoluwa Hallowed Oluwadara was born on September 27, 1989, in Bangui, Central African Republic to Nigerian parents.
He presently works in Department of Mathematics, University of Lagos, Akoka.
Dr. Hallowed holds a PhD in Mathematics from the University of Lagos, M.Sc. (Mathematics); M.Sc. (Physics) (Distinction); B.Sc. (Mathematics) (First Class Honours), and B.Sc. (Physics) (First Class Honours), from Lycee d’Application de l’ENS, Bangui, Central African Republic.
Dr. Hallowed holds the following awards:
1. Next Einstein Forum Fellow 2016, presented by the Next Einstein Forum (NEF), an initiative of the African Institute
for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS).
2. Ekiti State Merit Award 2014, presented by the Ekiti State Government.
3. Youngest PhD Holder in Africa of the Year 2014, presented by the Young Nigerian Achievers
4. Young Achievers Award 2014, presented by the Hallmarks of Labour Foundation.
5. Award of Excellence as The Youngest Academic Achiever in Nigeria 2014, presented by the Nigerian Young Profesionals Forum (NYPF).
6. Overall Best Ph.D., University of Lagos 2012–2013
7. Best Ph.D. Graduate in the Engineering/Sciences category 2012–2013
8. Graduate Fellowship 2012–2013.
Awards from the University of Bangui, Bangui, C.A.R.
9. Best M.Sc. Student Award, Department of Mathematics 2008.
10. Best M.Sc. Student Award, Department of Physics 2008.
11. Best B.Sc. Student Award, Department of Mathematics 2007.
12. Best B.Sc. Student Award, Department of Physics 2007
13. Youngest Ph.D. (Mathematics) holder in Africa and overall youngest Ph.D. holder in Nigeria (Ph.D. at 24).
14. First student to complete two M.Sc. programs (Mathematics and Physics) simultaneously at the University of Bangui, Bangui, C.A.R.
15. First student to complete two full B.Sc. programs (Mathematics and Physics)
simultaneously at the University of Bangui, Bangui, C.A.R.
16. Youngest graduating student of the University of Bangui (B.Sc. holder at 18, M.Sc. holder at 19).
We are glad that he is joining the Academic Board with Professor Adewale Solarin. Together, we would be tapping into their years of knowledge and experience to improve the teaching and learning of Mathematics in Nigeria.