Title of highest degree: PhD in Medical Microbiology

Institutional Affiliation: Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Ilorin, Ilorin Nigeria.

Awards, fellowships and distinctions:

National Coordinator, Poliovirus Laboratory Containment      (2015 till date)
Member, National Taskforce on Poliovirus Containment         (2015 till date)

Govan Mbeki Postdoctoral Fellowship award                                 (2011)

University of Fort Hare, Alice South Africa

International Union of Microbiological Society                    (2009)                                                

Bernhard Nocht Institute of Tropical Medicine, Hamburg Germany                                        

Current research areas: Virology, Infectious diseases, Public Health and Environmental Microbiology

Working group: Biological and Health Sciences

Membership period: 2013 – 2018

Offices held:
(i) Vice President (2015 – 2017)
(ii) Member, LOC NYA General Assembly   (2018)
(iii) Chairman LOC, NYA General Assembly (2014)

Phone number(s): +234 8060088495, +234 09023186934

E-mail address(es): omk@unilorin.edu.ng, tomak7475@gmail.com

Web – Institution: http://www.unilorin.edu.ng/index.php/faculty-of-life-sciences/6180-kolawole-olatunji-matthew

Research gate: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Olatunji_Kolawole