speaker

Albert Ayeni, Rutgers

Albert Ayeni, Rutgers

Plant Science, Department of Plant Biology

Albert Ayeni (Ph.D.) is Plant Science Instructor, Department of Plant Biology, Rutgers’ SEBS; Co-Director International Science and Education at Rutgers’ School of Environmental and Biological Sciences (Rutgers’ SEBS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA; Associate Director, Global Institute for BioExploration-Africa (GIBEX-Africa); and Coordinator, Africa Regional Programs, Rutgers’ SEBS.. Albert is an Agronomist, Weed Control Specialist and Ethnic Crop Specialist with 41 years of international experience in research, teaching, extension, and international programs administration. He is a graduate of the University of Ibadan, Nigeria (B.Sc, Crop Science) and Cornell University, Ithaca, New York (M.S. & Ph.D. Weed Science/Agronomy). He became Project Leader for the Entrepreneurial Agriculture Colloquium and Internship at Rutger’s SEBS in 2012.