Dr. Nathaniel Adebayo


Dr. Nathaniel Adeyemi Adebayo holds a B.Sc. (Pol/Phil/Economics) combined honours, Master of Business Administration (MBA), and Ph.D. Management Science. He is a member of several academic and professional bodies across the world. These include Academy of Management (USA), African Academy of Management, International Society for Development and Sustainability, Nigerian Economic Society, Nigerian Institute of Management (Chartered), Academy of International Business.


He was Principal Consultant to Nigeria’s Federal Ministry of Employment, Labour and Productivity (Ogun State Office) on National Economic Empowerment and Development Strategy (NEEDS)-based Employment Policy and a consultant on World Bank-Funded Study of Ibadan (Nigeria) Solid Wastes Management.


Dr. Adebayo was a Senior Lecturer and Associate Lecturer in the Department of Business Administration and Entrepreneurial Studies, Federal University of Agriculture Abeokuta, Nigeria and currently a Chief Lecturer in the Department of Business Administration and Management Studies, The Polytechnic, Ibadan, Nigeria. He had been Head of Department & Deputy Rector in the latter institution.


His research interests cut across Developmental Entrepreneurship, Entrepreneurship Education, Employment Studies, Poverty Dynamics, Sustainable Livelihood Analysis. He has published on his research interests in national and international journals,  presented scholarly papers at conferences across the world, published five standard textbooks and has many book chapter contributions.