Researcher and Lecturer
Department of Geography, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife
Ayansina Ayanlade is an Environmental Scientist who specialized in Land-Atmosphere processes, Land-Climate/surface Interaction, Climate change, environmental remote sensing and land-surface responses to climatic and environmental changes.He has academic experience in Nigeria, USA, Norway, and the United Kingdom. He completed Ph.D. at The King’s college London, University of London, UK. Over the years, he has engaged on climate change impacts on urban area and impacts of change in climate on agricultural production in Nigeria. Ayansina was a Scholar of Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF); The Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA); Post-Doctoral research Fellow of Climate Impact Research Capacity and Leadership Enhancement in Sub-Saharan Africa (CIRCLE, Cohort 2), which is an initiative of the Department for International Development (DFID) of the United Kingdom (UK) and a Visiting Research Fellow under the CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS) at International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), Kenya. His International research training experience include International Research Institute for Climate and Society, at The Earth Institute, Columbia University, Lamont Campus,USA; Research methods, impacts and adaptation policies, A course on research methods in climate change and health, University of Bergen, Norway; Academic research leadership training, King’s college London, University of London.