LAWAL Muhammed Shittu,

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I am LAWAL Muhammed Shittu, Male, Married with children, and a Nigerian. I graduated from the first University in Nigeria, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, where I obtained B.Sc (Hons), Second Class Upper, M.Sc and Ph.D degrees all in Wildlife and Ecotourism Management. Also, I was awarded the best graduating Wildlife Management Bachelor Degree student in the University. I was equally awarded Raymond Zard scholarship of the Univerity on two occassions. My area of specialization & research interests cover:
a. Wildlife Economics & Extension
b. Eco-Tourism Management
c. Biodiversity/Environmental Conservation
My lecturing experience in the university environment include international and local. At present, I lectures in University of Rwanda, Department of Forestry and Nature Conservation and also a researcher at the Centre of Excellence in Biodiversity and
Natural Resources Management, Huye, Rwanda. Back home in Nigeria, I had thought and carried out research activities as full-time employer in both Federal and state-owned universities. I have acquired teaching and research experiences with publications in International and Local Journals. Likewise, I attendend conferences and workshops which are the hallmark of effectiveness in teaching and research. My e-mail address is
Lastly, I belong to the following Professional/academic organizations:
a. Hospitality and Tourism Management Association of Nigeria (HATMAN)
b. Wildlife Management Society of Nigeria (WIMSON)
c. Forestry Association of Nigeria (FAN)
d. African Wildlife Foundation (AWF)

Nigerian Technical Aid Corps
Ph.D in Wildlife and Ecotourism Management.