2. Date and Place of Birth: July 7, 1984 /Ikeja, Lagos State.
3. Age 31 years
4. Sex Male
5. State of Origin Oyo State
6. Nationality: Nigerian
10. Marital Status: Single
11. Number and Ages of Children: Nil
(a). Higher Institution attended (with dates)
(i).Federal University of Technology, Akure, with African Regional Centre for Space Science and Technology Education-English (ARCSSTE-E). Jan. 2013 – Sept. 2015
(ii). Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria. Oct. 2006 –Aug. 2011
(iii).The Polytechnic Ibadan, Ibadan, Oyo State Feb, 2003-May, 2006
12. Pure Academic Qualifications (with dates)
i. PhD (in view), Agro-meteorology & Climate Modelling, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State, Nigeria.
ii. M.Tech. Space Science Technology (GIS/RS Option) The Federal University of Technology, Akure, Ondo state, Nigeria 2015
iii. B.Tech. Meteorology, The Federal University of Technology, Akure. 2011
iv. ONDElectrical/Electronics Engineering, Polytechnic Ibadan 2006
13. Distinction and Membership of Professional Societies:
i. International Society for Agricultural Meteorology (InSAM)
ii. African Association of Remote Sensing of the Environment (AARSE)
iii. Geospatial Information & Technology Association (GITA)
iv. International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS)
v. Nigerian Meteorological Society (NmetS)
14. Previous Employment (with dates):
i. Graduate Research Scientist, African Regional Space Centre (ARCSSTE-E), Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State. Jan. 2014-Sept. 2015
ii. GIS Analyst(NYSC), Centre for Space Research and Applications (CESRA), Federal University of Technology, Akure, Ondo State. July, 2012- June, 2013
iii. GIS Analyst, Department of Geography and Planning Science, Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko, Ondo State. Nov, 2011- July, 2012
iv. GIS Instructor, Joseph Ayodele Babalola University, Osun State (May-Dec, 2012)
i. GIS Instructor, Airtel-ATCBase Transceiver Mapping Nov,2014-May, 2015
ii. Mine Surveyor, Japaul Minesand Products, OndoState March-Sept 2014
iii. GIS Student Scientist (Intern), Geospatial Laboratory, International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), Ibadan, Oyo State. May,2010 – Nov, 2010
15. Papers already accepted for publications (only in the last 3 years):
i. Akinbile CO, Adegbola OA, and Akande SO (2015) Determining the effect of salt-induced soil on paddy rice development and yield using GIS mappingThe International Society of Paddy and Water Environment Engineering(Springe)r Japan, June 2015DOI: 10.1007_s10333-015-0501-3
ii. Obiyemi OO, Ibiyemi TS, and Akande SO (2014) Rainfall variability and impact on communication infrastructure in Nigeria Journal of Telecommunications, Volume 25, Issue 1, May 2014 http://www.journaloftelecommunications.co.uk/volume-25-issue-1-may-2014
iii. Falaki AA, Ajayi OJ, Akangbe JA and Akande SO (2013) Rural farmers’ perception of climate variabilities in benue state of Nigeria, Nigerian Journal of Rural Sociology Vol. 14, No. 1, October 2013http://journal.nrsa.org.ng/index.php/njrs/article/view/131
16. Published Conference Proceedings:
i. Public Health Mapping Using Geographic Information System: a case study on Polio Eradication Campaign in Ondo State (FUTA-SOS, 2014).
ii. Rainfall Variability and Impact on Communication Infrastructure in Nigeria (UNIOSUN Conference, 2013).
iii. Impact of Climate Change on Food Security in Nigeria (IITA Geospatial Workshop/ Seminar, 2010).
17. Thesis / Dissertations:
i. Akande, S.O (2015): An assessment of Rainfall Distribution over Nigeria from Ground and Remotely Sensed Data Sources (unpublished M.Tech thesis). Federal University of Technology, Akure.
ii. Akande, S.O (2011): Variability of Rinfall Distribution in Different Ecological Zones of Nigeria (unpublished B.Tech Thesis). Federal University of Technology, Akure.
18. Listed Conference/Training/Workshop Participation
i. School of Earth & Mineral Sciences (SEMS) Conference, FUTA July,2015
ii. School of Sciences Second Annual Conference (SOS2014) Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA), Ondo State, Nigeria Feb. 2014
iii. Climate Change and Vision 2020: Strategic Options for Nigeria Dec. 2013
iv. Satellite Tool Kit (STK) & UNISEC Can Satellites Workshop (FUTA) May, 2013
v. Research Methodology & Statistical Analysis Training (CERAD-FUTA) 2012
19. Extra Curricula Activities
Reading, Travelling, Sports and meeting people
20. Names and Addresses of three Referees:
Prof. J.O Akinyede
Centre for Space Research and Applications (CESRA),
Federal University of Technology, Akure, Ondo State.
Dr A.O Eludoyin
Department of Geography,
Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State
Dr. A.Y.B Anifowose
Head, Department of Remote Sensing and Geoscience Information System,
Federal University of Technology, Akure, Ondo State.
21. Date: September 29, 2015
Registering is the only way of posting vacancies and obtaining contact details of candidates in our CV database.
All it takes is a few minutes and a credit card (Visa or American Express). To sign-up to this service, simply click on the Register link and fill in the form. You will then have instant access to our system after on-line payment where you will be able to complete the transaction in either US Dollars, UK Pounds or Euros.
All online credit/debit card transitions are handled through our secure third party payment processors at WorldPay. Worldpay are part of The Royal Bank of Scotland Group, the 5th biggest banking group in the world, WorldPay payment solutions are trusted by thousands of businesses, big and small worldwide.
Pricing starts at €450 (approx £400 or US$500 - use the convert tool for an exact conversion) for one month unlimited job postings and unlimited CV database access (for one user), with package discounts available if you have more permanent recruiting needs. For example, a Gold subscription will give you unlimited jobs posting and unlimited CV database access for one year at just over €250 per month!
2019 Pricing Structure (excluding VAT):
|1 month - Discovery||450 euros||convert|
|3 months - Bronze||1150 euros||convert|
|6 months - Silver||1950 euros||convert|
|12 months - Gold||3200 euros||convert|
If online payment is not convenient, give us a call at +33(0)622757477 or send us an email at email@example.com. We will set up an account for you and invoice you. Note that you can also pay through PayPal.
Please note that the posting of academic positions is free of charge. All you need to do is email us your job description and we will post it for you.
Spacelinks is based in France so the following European Union regulations regarding electronic commerce apply:
- if your business is located outside the EU, VAT does not apply to you
- if your business is located in France, you will be charged a 20% VAT
- if your business is located in the EU and you don't have a valid VAT registration number, you will be charged a 20% VAT
- if your business is located in the EU and you do have a valid VAT registration number, you won't be charged VAT provided you give us your VAT number (mandatory for invoicing)
For sales enquiries and general information, you can call us on +33(0)622757477.
Support is available Mon-Fri on +33(0)622757477 or via email. Out-of-hours support is provided only via email.
Please also note that we are located in France. Our normal office hours are 09:00 to 18:00 Monday to Friday. France timezone is GMT+1.
We are very serious about our job seekers privacy so only legitimate recruiters and employers are eligible for a recruiter account. All subscriptions requests will be manually approved and recruiter accounts constantly monitored. Users who enter inaccurate or incomplete information will not gain access to post jobs or search resumes. Sharing of login details with a third party will result in the suspension of the recruiter's account with no subscription refund.
Recruitment agencies are only eligible for a Gold package and recruitment agencies recruiting for companies already using Space Careers will not be accepted.
To ensure you are approved, please include the following on your application:
* The website address of your Company. Under construction websites will be rejected.
* Email - Must end in @yourcompany.com. Applications using free email accounts such as Hotmail, Yahoo or Gmail will be rejected.
Individual exceptions can be made on a case by case basis by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Accounts found not to be in compliance will be deleted.