Dr. Hameed Olalekan Bolaji hails from Share, Ifelodun Local Government Area of Kwara State. He was born and breed at Onilegogoro off Alhaji Masha Road, Surulere in Lagos State. He attended Lagos Progressive Primary School and later proceeded to Igbaja Boys High School where he finished his secondary education. He gained admission into Kwara State Polytechnic for Interim Joint Admission Matriculation Board (I. J. M. B.) A’level programme with science subject combinations and proceeded to the University of Ilorin in 2003 to study Educational Technology at first degree. He observed his national service in Federal College of Education, Kabuga in Kano State. After the youth service exercise, while working with Kwara State Local Government Service Commission, he gained admission to study Educational Technology at Master’s degree level in 2008 and finished in 2011. Afterwards, he was gainfully employed by the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN) and was posted to serve at Harmony FM in Idofian, Kwara State. He immediately enrolled for the doctoral degree programme in same discipline in 2012 and bagged Doctor of Philosophy in Educational Technology in 2016. On the 9th of January 2015, he was employed into the service of Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin as an Assistant Lecturer in the Department of Science Education. He rose through the ranks and presently, he is a Lecturer I and the Acting Head of Department of Science Education. His wealth of experience in the area of academics has seen him presenting programmes for both National Universities Commission’s (NUC) resource verification and accreditation exercise as a member of the Departmental Board and later as Acting Head of Department. He is also the Coordinator, e-Resources and Content Development (Distance Learning) of the Centre for ICT and Distance Learning in Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin. He is also the National Secretary of Association for Innovative Technology Integration in Education (AITIE), and a member in Educational Media and Technology Association of Nigerian (EMTAN). He is happily married and blessed with children.
Instructional Design, Mobile and e-Learning, Multimedia Applications, Social Media