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Civil engineer

Joseph Olugbenga Akinmusuru, Nigerian civil engineer. Achievements include successful application of the reinforced soil technology to problems of rural roads, slope stability and erosion control, as well as to the construction of rural houses and farmsteads.

Background

Akinmusuru, Joseph Olugbenga was born on October 28, 1948 in Ileoluji, Nigeria. Son of Isaiah and Julianah (Akinsiku) Akinmusuru.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Lagos, Nigeria, 1970. Master of Science, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, University Sheffield, England, 1978.

Career

Civil engineer, Public Svc. Western State, Ibadan, Nigeria, 1970-1971;professor civil engineer, U. Ife, Ile-Ife, Nigeria, 1978-1987;visiting professor, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1987-1988;сivil engineering professor, Cleveland State University, 1988-1990;сivil engineering professor, Lawrence Technology U., Southfield, Michigan, since 1990. Consultant rural roads Army Engineer Corps Nigerian Army, Lagos, 1980-1987.

Consultant rural infrastructures Federal Governor Nigeria, 1980-1987.

Achievements

  • Achievements include successful application of the reinforced soil technology to problems of rural roads, slope stability and erosion control, as well as to the construction of rural houses and farmsteads.

Membership

Volunteer facilitator, mentor LINK Program Cleveland State University, 1988-1990. Role model, motivation speaker Boys Scouts American, Detroit, since 1990. Member American Society Civil Engineers, American Society Testing and Materials, International Society Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering, Association Geoscientists for International Development, Nigerian Society Engineers (member governing council 1983-1985).

Connections

Married Bosede Olayinka Adeeko, December 16, 1978. Children: Toyin, Tosin, Tobi, Tomi.

father:
Isaiah Akinmusuru

mother:
Julianah (Akinsiku) Akinmusuru

spouse:
Bosede Olayinka Adeeko

children:
Toyin Akinmusuru

Tosin Akinmusuru

Tobi Akinmusuru

Tomi Akinmusuru