Azeez Akinwumi Sesan, Ph.D, M.A. B. Ed (Ibadan)
Azeez Akinwumi Sesan, Ph.D, M.A. B. Ed (Ibadan)Senior Lecturer (English)This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., azeez.sun.edu.ng

Dr. Azeez Akinwumi SESAN, PhD, M.A.B Ed (ibadan)

Senior Lecturer (English)

Biography

Dr. Azeez Akinwumi Sesan has PhD in Literature, Drama and Film Studies, M.A. in Literature, Drama and Film Studies and B. Ed. (English) of the University of Ibadan, Nigeria. He also has a certificate in Computer Appreciation of the Institute of Education, University of Ibadan. He is a member of professional associations such as Literary Society of Nigeria (LSN), Literary Scholars Association (LSA), Society of Nigerian Theatre Artists (SONTA) and Theatre Arts and Motion Pictures Association of Nigeria (TAMPAN). Dr. Azeez Akinwumi Sesan is a creative writer, film script writer, artist and film maker.

Dr. Azeez began his teaching at tertiary level of education with Department of English, Mufutau Lanihun College of Education, Ibadan where he taught some courses such as Selected European Authors, Children’s Literature, Theatre and Drama in Education, Female Writers in Africa and Creative Writing. At the College, he served as Secretary of the Academic Board of the Department of English and School of Languages. He was also the Head, Department of General Studies and the Chairman, Library Committee. Dr. Azeez later moved to Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin, Kwara State where he taught courses such as Creative Writing I & II, English Literature: Renaissance Period, Introduction to Drama and Theatre, Introduction to Fiction, English Literature: Victorian Period, English Literature: Romantic Period and Practical Criticism. He was a member of the University Publicity Committee and Secretary of the Academic Board, Department of Languages (English Unit). From Al-Hikmah University, he proceeded to Osun State University, Osogbo where he taught courses such as Dramatic Genres, Theatre Workshop, Literary Theory and Criticism, Literature and the New Media, Sociology of Literature, Modern African Drama, Modern African Poetry, The English Novel and English Drama. He was Secretary of the Curriculum Development Committee for the undergraduate and postgraduate programmes of the Department of English and International Studies and Secretary/Coordinator of Seminar and Lecture Series of the College of Humanities, Osun State University. At present, he is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of English, Skyline University Nigeria, Kano State.

Dr. Azeez has attended and presented scholarly papers at academic gatherings such as seminars, workshops, roundtable discourses, symposia and conferences. He has appeared in over thirty (30) of such academic gatherings. He is also widely published in top-notched national and international journals in his area of specialization (language, literature, film, gender and cultural studies). He is a reviewer for some national and international journals such as European Journal of Humour Research and Legon Journal of Humanities.

Publications

Main Campus Address

No 2 Zaria Road Opposite Old Kano-Line Bus-Stop  Kano-Nigeria
Mobile: +2348181111113
Email: admission[a]sun.edu.ng

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