Early and middle-career academics from Ahmadu Bello University at the weekend interacted with the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Kabiru Bala, who charged them to work hard in order to build a successful academic career.
The young academics drawn from Faculty of Engineering and Environmental Design were delighted to have in their midst the Vice-Chancellor who freely interfaced with them on many academic matters that affect their career progression.
The event took place at the main lecture theatre of the Faculty of Environmental Design.
The Vice-Chancellor spoke on a number of issues such as research grants information, ICT, quality assurance, journal publications, communication channels and many others.
Prof. Bala’s remarks at the interactive session which last three hours were clearly in response to the various questions and observations made by the early career academics.
The Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Administration, Prof. Ahmed D. Ibrahim and Director, Directorate of Academic Planning and Monitoring, Prof. Yahaya M. Ibrahim, were at hand to assist the Vice-Chancellor in responding to some of the issues raised.
Public Affairs Directorate,
Office of the Vice Chancellor,
Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria
Saturday, 31st July, 2021