Faculty Lecture Series

University of Nigeria, Nsukka

Faculty of Agriculture

Faculty Lecture Series


The faculty lecture series has remained a very important part of the faculty academic activities and a fertile ground for kick starting research dissemination, nurturing research collaboration and cross-fertilization of research ideas. It is also an avenue for stakeholder participation in research development and implementation and hence community/national development. The theme of the lecture is ‘Enhancing food and nutrition security in the country


The general objective of the lecture series is to enhance food and nutrition security in Nigeria. Specifically, the lecture aims to:

(a) re-ignite the passion for quality research in all areas of agriculture among staff and students

(b) engender trans-disciplinary research collaboration among staff and students of the faculty

(c) engender stakeholder participation in agricultural research and development

(d) present an annual publication of the lecture series.