Research Interests


Low-carbon Innovation Development Pathways; Sustainable Technological Innovation
Development; Climate Resilient Development; Climate Change Policy

Ongoing Research Projects

Ongoing: External knowledge sourcing strategies for environmental innovation in the
industrial sector of Nigeria (ECO-innovation and the Dynamics of External Knowledge
Sourcing (ECO-DEKS). Grant from European Commission under the Horizon 2020
Innovation programme. Principal Investigator
Ongoing: The design and impact of an apprenticeship-based entrepreneurship
intervention in Nigeria. Grant from International Development Research Council,
Canada. Project team member
Ongoing: Doing Research in Nigeria: Assessing Social Science Research Systems in a
Global Perspective. Grant from International Development Research Council, Canada.
Project team member
Ongoing: Technology Audit of Nigeria and Global Technology Trends of Possible
Strategic Interest to the Nation. Funded by the Federal Government of Nigeria.
Ongoing: Development of Science, Technology and Innovation Indicators Project – 3rd Edition (2014 –
2016). A programme of the New Partnership for Africa’s Development, office of Science and Technology
(NEPAD OST) funded by the Federal Government of Nigeria

 

Completed Research Projects


Completed: Building Low Carbon Innovation Energy Systems in Africa (2014 – 2015). Research
Grant won from the AfricaLics, Kenya and funded by Swedish International Development
Agency (SIDA); Project Co-principal Investigator
Completed:Assessment of Evidence Literacy Level of Policy Makers in the Utilisation of STI Indicators
in Nigeria (2012-2013); Research Grant won from the AU-NEPAD Planning and Coordinating Agency
(NPCA) funded by Swedish International Development Agency (SIDA)
Completed: Development of Science, Technology and Innovation Indicators Project – 2nd Edition (2011
 – 2013). A programme of the New Partnership for Africa’s Development, office of Science and
 Technology (NEPAD OST) funded by Swedish International Development Agency (SIDA)
Completed:Development of Science, Technology and Innovation Indicators Project -1st Edition (2008 –
 2011); A programme of the New Partnership for Africa’s Development, office of Science and Technology
 (NEPAD OST) funded by Federal Government of Nigeria supported by the Swedish International
 Development Agency (SIDA)
Completed: An Impact Assessment of the Education Trust Fund’s Micro-Science Kits Project (2008
  -2010); A consultancy project to NACETEM by the Education Trust Fund (ETF).