Muyiwa Falaiye

Muyiwa Falaiye, PhD, MNAL is a Professor of African Socio-political philosophy and an expert in African and Diaspora Studies. With over 60 publications in high impact local and international journals, and frontline peer-reviewed books, Falaiye has, through his research and teaching activities, demonstrated competence in Identity and African Diaspora studies, African Philosophy and Philosophy of Development. His commitment to transformative research has earned him awards and commendations, including: the prestigious Fellowship at the Centre for African Studies, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA. He has leadership hands-on-experiences in coordinating interdisciplinary and collaborative researches. At different times, he has served as Chairman of the Study Group for the Advancement of Africans and Blacks in the Diaspora (AABID). Currently, he is Dean of the Faculty of Arts, University of Lagos and the Director of UNILAG- UWI Institute of African and Diaspora Studies.