Prof. A.O. Aremu - University of Ibadan - Chairman
Professor Amos Oyesoji Aremu, a Fellow of Commonwealth, and African Institute of South Africa, and a former Director of Distance Learning Centre, University of Ibadan. He is presently a Visiting Professor and Director, Centre for Open, Distance and eLearning, Osun State University.
He is an astute scholar of repute in Counselling Psychology and Criminal Justice.
Professor Aremu undoubtedly has a zest for research and scholarship. This is evident from several studies he has conducted over the years. His area of research focus is on Policing and Police Psychology. Through many of these studies he has contributed to research information and knowledge on Policing and Police Studies in Nigeria. He has also conducted studies on the academic performance and other school related behaviour of Nigerian school children. On the basis of the above, it is no gainsaying that Professor Aremu is a committed and ardent researcher who deserves to be reinforced for his commitment to academics.
To his credit, he has over 130 publications in peer-reviewed journals including three books. Most of these are journal articles that are products of empirical research with adequate methodological clarity. These have appeared in reputable publication outlets. He is Chairman, Education Management Board of the Nigerian Baptist Convention.
Professor Aremu is a member of several academic societies: British Society of Criminology, International Police Executive Symposium, Counselling Association of Nigeria, Fellow, Society for Peace Studies and Practice, and Founder, Open, Distance and eLearning Association of Nigeria.
Professor Amos Oyesoji Aremu is now the Chairman, Board of Trustees, Positive Psychology Association of Nigeria.