Ekiti State University

HOD's Profile

Professor (Mrs.) F. A. Alade

Head of Department

Prof. (Mrs) Folasade Adesola Alade is a Professional Counsellor who specialises in Family, Sex and Marital Counselling.  She holds a Bachelor Degree in Guidance and Counselling, University of Ilorin, Masters and Doctor of Philosophy Degrees in Guidance and Counselling, University of Ado-Ekiti (Now EKSU) in 2004 and 2010 respectively.  She joined the services of the University on May 9, 2001 as a Graduate Assistant and rose to the position of a Professor on 1st of October, 2019.

She has rendered many services within the University and outside the University which include: Secretary, Institute of Education; member, Welfare Committee, Teaching Practice Committee, ICT Committee, Linkage Committee, Research Committee, Postgraduate Committee and Business Committee, Faculty of Education. Chairman, Social and Events Committee in Guidance and Counselling Department, Counsellor and Deputy Director, Center for Counselling and Human Development.

She has attended learned conferences, seminars and trainings across the globe and has published quality articles in both National and International Journals.  She is a member of some Academic and Professional bodies which include Counselling Association of Nigeria (CASSON), National Association of Educational Researchers and Evaluators (NAERE) and Reading Association of Nigeria (RAN). She was appointed the Head, Department of Guidance and Counselling on 1st of August 2021.