Faculty Lecture Series

University of Nigeria, Nsukka

Faculty of Agriculture

Faculty Lecture Series

Importance

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

Objectives:

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.