Dear Esteemed colleagues,
I am pleased to inform you that Dr. Etinosa Igbinosa (Senior Lecturer) of the Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Life Sciences was recently awarded the Third World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) individual research grant (USD 17, 730) and the International Foundation for Science IFS research grant USD 10,000 to execute some research projects in the University of Benin. Research equipment and materials have been procured and the projects in progress.
His research interest is molecular microbiology and epidemiology.
I congratulate Dr Igbinosa for this great and outstanding achievement of contributing greatly to the research and academic activities through grantsmanship in furtherance of the Vice Chancellor’s strong desire for academic excellence of the University of Benin.