Prof. Eyitope Ogungbenro Ogunmodede has emerged the Vice Chancellor of the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ife, Osun State.
The Chairman of the institution Governing Council, Dr. Yemi Ogunbiyi, made the announcement on Monday.
21 applications were screened for the position.
Born on January 23, 1957 in Owo, Ondo State, Ogunmodede is a Professor of Dentistry and former Dean of Faculty, College of Health Science, at the institution.
Prof. Ogunmodede, who spoke with journalists after he was announced as the new vice chancellor of OAU, solicited the support of staff and pledged total commitment, determination, hard work, quick consultative decisions, direction, impartiality and conscious enhancement of team approach.