Written By Dedeigbo Ayodeji
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According to Scientific index 2022 rating of scientist/researchers worldwide released for the month of February, 2022. Head of Department of Crop Production Technology, Rufus Giwa Polytechnic Owo, Dr. J. M. Adesina led the pack for second consecutive year as the best researcher in Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo and 2,485 in Nigeria with 461 citation.
The rating is for academic staff in Universities, Polytechnics, Colleges of Technology/Agriculture/Education and Research Institutes. He is closely followed by Dr. Tolu Lawal, HoD Public Administration as the second best researcher in the Polytechnic and ranked 3,100 in Nigeria with 208 citation. The two genteel scholars, Adesina and Lawal achieved same feat in 2021 and were the only ranked academic staff of the Polytechnic.
In the latest ranking released for 2022, Director of Procurement, Dr. Olugbenga Jinadu join the pack of ranked staff to emerges 3rd best researcher and 3,794 in Nigeria with 111 citation while Mr. Aladekoyi Gbenga, Department of Science Laboratory Technology was ranked 4th in RUGIPO and 4,093 in Nigeria with 51 citation.
HoD Nutrition and Dietetics, Mrs Oladapo Adenike was the 5th placed best researcher in the ranking and 4,226 in the country.
Making the list from the Polytechnic is Dr. (Mrs) Olayinka Jinadu, Department of Computer Science who was ranked 6th and 4,243 in the country with 17 citation.