Precious Kassey Garba

Precious Kassey Garba
  • Professor of Economics
    University of Ibadan

1980, Bachelor's, Health Admin., Georgia State Univ.; 1982, MBA, Xavier Univ.; 1989, PhD, Econ., Univ. of lbadan. With Univ. of Ibadan: 1984, Assistant Lecturer, Dept of Econ.; 1994, Sr Lecturer; 2002, Prof.; former Director, MBA Prog.; founding Coord., Faculty Students Leadership Dev. Prog.; elected Member, Univ. Senate, Univ. Governing Council; currently Co-Coord., Centre for Growth and Dev. From 2002, Prof. of Econ. 2010-11, Chief Econ. Adviser, Gov't of Nigeria. 1995-96, British Council Chevening Scholar, Dept of Econ., Univ. of Manchester; 2000-02, Fulbright Scholar, Center for Int'l Business Edu. and Research, Michigan State Univ.; Coord., Centre for Growth and Dev., Ibadan. Member and Nat'l VP, Nigerian Econ. Society. Editorial Board Member and Business Mgr, lbadan Journal of the Social Sciences. Author of articles. Research interests incl. dev. econ., global and nat'l conflict res., gender & dev., mgmt.