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Olamide O Bisi-Amosun

Youth Development and Agricultural Education 

  • Graduate Research Assistant
765.496.1152
Agricultural Administration Building Room 221
615 West State Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2053

Graduate Student Profile
Olamide Bisi-Amosun is a doctoral student in the Department of Youth Development & Agricultural Education. Olamide has experience working on a couple of rural development projects in Nigeria and aspires to a career in international agriculture, with a focus on community development strategies. Currently, Olamide works with her advisor, Dr. Pfeiffer to explain the science-public-policy disconnect on climate impacts among residents of the Greater Lafayette Area. Bisi-Amosun is also a 2017 Next Generation Delegate for the Chicago Council’s Annual Global Food Security Symposium.

Education Degree(s)
BS Agricultural Extension & Rural Development University of Ibadan, Nigeria
MS Agricultural Extension & Rural Development University of Ibadan, Nigeria

Professional Activities   
Association for International Agricultural & Extension Education (AIAEE)      
Rural Sociological Society (RSS)      
Black Graduate Student Association (BGSA) 

Research Interest
Food Security Issues in Developing Countries; Community Engagement Strategies; Public Engagement & Science.

Thesis Title
Food-related Behaviors of Farming Households in Oyo State, Nigeria

Funding Sources
YDAE Assistantship

Advisors
Linda J. Pfeiffer, Ph.D. (Chair); Mark A. Russell, Ph.D.; Mark A. Tucker, Ph.D.; Jennifer L. Johnson, Ph.D.

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