Welcome to the Department of Biochemistry
The Department is fully committed to the dissemination of knowledge with godliness in line with the main goal of Crawford University. Lecture delivery is stylish with adequate technological advancement thereby enhancing the critical reasoning of our students. Academic curricular are regularly updated with compliance to fast evolution of knowledge and development in the fields of Life Sciences. Lecture materials and practical manuals are also rich and well packaged with relevant knowledge application. The department is blessed with a cross section of dedicated and well qualified academic staff with profound passion to impact knowledge and are given to the making of outstanding graduates that are ready to take the world by storm. This department has produced a total of 138 graduates to date with 19 in the First class including the best graduating student during the 2014/2015 convocation.
There are several ongoing researches in the two academic Programmes comprising of different areas of academic research in Life Sciences. These include drug discovery, plant pathogenesis, antimicrobial resistance monitoring within the environment and the community especially amongst healthy individuals, biochemical toxicology, toxicological studies of crude extracts of plants and algae, drug metabolism, immunochemistry, enzymology, lipid and environmental biochemistry, membrane biochemistry research and many more.
Workshops/Programs/Competitions Organized By The Programme.
The Programme holds a Biochemistry Refresher course for graduate professionals in November every year. The National Association of Biochemistry Students (NABS) in collaboration with the Biological Science Student Association (BIOSSA) during her week organizes :
- The Annual HOD’s Football Cup Tournament.
- As Essay Competition on the relevance of Biochemistry to the Society
- A Seminar on Biochemistry and the Industry with established industry professionals as facilitators.
- Various categories of Annual Award for Lecturers and Students in the Programme/Department.
Dr. Adekemi Faboyede
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100level- Mr. Njoku MI,
200 Level- Mrs. Aina
300Level- Mr. CEO Ikanone
400level- Mr. Seyi Ogunlana