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DARAMOLA, Clement Adebisi (Professor)


Marital Status: Married

Number of Children: Five: Adesayo (20), Adesuyi (16), Adesola (11), Adebusola (10), Adedamola (8)

Data and Place of Birth: 15th November, 1956, Ondo

State of Origin, Local Govt. Area: Ondo, Ondo West

Geo-Political Zone: South West

Nationality: Nigerian

Current Postal Address: Department of Guidance & Counselling, Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba – Akoko, Ondo State.

Permanent Home Address: Plot 1, Road, 2, Oye Akinnawonu St. Off. Brig. Ademulegun Street,

Ondo State, Nigeria.

Educational Institutions Attended with Dates

St. Patrick’s Pry School, Ondo 1962 - 1967

St. Patrick’s Grammar School, Ibadan 1969 - 1973

Adeyemi College of Education, Ondo 1974 - 1977

University of Ibadan, Ibadan 1978 - 1981

University of Ibadan, Ibadan 1983 - 1984

Ondo State University, Ado – Ekiti 1989 - 1993



(1) WASC 1973

(2) NCE Physics/Chemistry 1977

(3) B.Ed (Hons), Guidance & Counselling (Second Class Upper Division) 1981

(4) M.Ed. Guidance and Counselling 1984

(5) Ph.D Counselling Psychology 1993



Member, Counselling Association of Nigeria (CASSON).

Member, Nigerian Association of Educational Psychologists (NAEP).

Member, World Council for Gifted and Talented Children (WCGTC), USA.

Member, International Federation for Psychotherapy (IFP) Germany.

Member, Nigerian Association of Educational Research and Evaluation (NAERE).

Associate Member, Institute of Personnel Management of Nigeria (AIPM).

Member, Deans of Education in Nigerian Universities.



(1) Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba - Akoko

Acting Director, Institute of Education 2000 - 2002

Acting Dean, Faculty of Education 2002 - 2002

Member, Committee of Deans, AAUA 2002 - 2002

Member, Development committee, Rep. Senate 2001 - 2003

Member, University Furniture Procuring Committee 2001 - 2003

Member, University Ceremonies Committee 2000 - 2002

Chairman, Academic Staff Union of University (ASUU) 2000 - 2002

Dean, Student Affairs 2002 - 2004

Member, Committee of Deans of Students Affairs of Nigerian Universities 2002 - 2002

Member, University Senate 2000 - Date

Member, University Management 2002 - 2004

Member, Students Welfare Committee 2002 - 2004

Facilitator, Parents’ Forum AAUA 2002 - 2004

Member, University Governing Council 2004 - Date

Member, Rep. Council on Junior Staff Appointments Promotions Committee 2004 - 2009

Member, Senate Committee on Affiliation with Tai Solarin College of Education, Ijebu – Ode, Ogun State 2004

Member, Senate Committee on Criteria for Students’ Transfer to AAUA 2005

Member, Senate Committee on Re-structuring of Faculty of Education 2005

Chairman, Faculty of Arts and Education Annual Lectures. 2004 - 2007

Member, Faculty of Arts and Education Committee on NUC Accreditation. 2005

Member, Senate Ad-Hoc Committee on Registration of Academic Staff with Teachers’ Registration Council of Nigeria (TRC). 2005

Member, University Committee on Governance and Community Service Initiatives. 2005

Member, Senate Ad-Hoc Committee on GST Programmes. 2005

Member, Panel for the Interview of Academic Staff for Appointment in Faculty of Arts and Education. 2005

Member, Board of Studies, Faculty of Arts and Education. 2002 - 2009

Chairman, Investigation Panel of April, 2002 Students’ Crisis, AAUA. 2002

Chairman, Senate Committee on the Establishment of University Counselling Centre. 2005

Member, University Committee on the Establishment of Senior Staff Club, AAUA. 2004

Member, Editorial Board, Educational Thought. 2002 - 2005

Head, Department of Counselling and Educational Management 2004 - 2005

Dean, Faculty of Arts and Education 2005 - 2009

Chairman, University Accreditation Implementation Committee. 2007 - 2009

Chairman, School of Basics Studies Implementation Committee 2008 - 2010

Chairman, University Students’ Hostels/Staff Quartes Development Committee. 2010

Chairman, University Health Centre Management Board. 2009 to date

Chairman, Vice-Chancellor’s Examinations Monitoring Committee (Arts) 2010



Lecturer II, Guidance and Counselling 1989 - 1992

Lecturer I, Guidance and Counselling 1992 - 1995

Senior Lecturer, Guidance and Counselling 1995 - 1998

Association Professor Guidance and Counselling 1998

Part-Time Lecturer, Guidance and Counselling

University of Ibadan, Distance Learning Programme 1989 - 1994

Part-Time Lecturer, University of Nigeria, Nzukka, Sandwich Programme. 1992 - 1996

Coordinator, University Teaching Practice. 1992 - 1997

Coordinator, Counselling Practicum for Undergraduate and Postgraduate Programmes 1993 - 1998

Secretary, Faculty of Education Seminar Committee. 1990 - 1993

Chairman, University Counselling Centre 1994 - 1993

Elected Member, University Senate 1993 - 1996

Member, Senate Committee on Library Services 1994 - 1999

Member, LOC International Conference on Prevention and Control of HIV/AIDS Sponsored by World Aids Foundation in OSUA 1995

Member, University Ceremonies Committee 1995 - 1999

Chairman, Sub-Committee on Publications and Programmes, Convocation Ceremonies 1996

Member, University Sandwich Management Board 1992 - 1999

Member, University Orientation Committee for Freshmen 1992 - 1997

Member, Sandwich Board Sub-Committee on Affiliate Colleges 1995 - 1999

Member, University Transportation Committee 1996

Member, University Ad-Hoc Committee on Admissions Fraud. 1995 - 1996

Member, Faculty of Education Board of Studies 1994 - 1999

Member, Committee on Establishment of University International Secondary School 1995

Member, Faculty Representative on Faculty Board of Law 1995

Member, Faculty Representative on Faculty Board of Social Sciences 1996

Member, Planning Committee for the 15th Anniversary of Ondo State University 1996 - 1997

Ag. Head, Department of Guidance and Counselling 1996 - 1999

Managing Editor, Nigerian Journal of Counselling Education. 1996 - 1999



Lecturer II 1985 - 1987

Lecturer I 1987 - 1989

Head, Department of Guidance & Counselling 1986 - 1988

Member, College Academic Board 1986 - 1988

Member, Sandwich Management Board. 1987 - 1989

Member, Ceremonies Committee 1988 - 1989

Member, Research and Publications Committee 1988 - 1989

Co-ordinator, College Sandwich Programmes, Owerri Centre 1987 - 1989



Master II 1981 - 1983

Master I 1983 - 1984

Head Department of Science 1983 - 1985

Senior Boarding House Master 1983 - 1985



Accounts Clerk, Union Bank of Nig. Ltd. Ibadan 1977


Clerical Officer, Federal Ministry of Transport and Aviation,

Ibadan 1973 - 1974



Adekunle Ajasin University , Akungba Akoko Professor of Counselling Psychology, (2005), AUSS 07, Step 10.


Nominee: 2004 America Medal of Honour American Biographical Institute , Raleigh, U.S.A.

Man of the Year 2004, American Biographical Institute, USA.

Nominee: International Peace Prize, Consulate of the United Cultural Convention, U.S.A.

Nominee: 2000 Outstanding Intellectuals of 21st Century International Biographical Centre, Cambridge CB2 3Qp England.

Cited: The Contemporary Who’s Who in the World American Biographical Institute, 2004.

Cited: Who’s Who in Nigeria, 2003 Edition.

1st Ph.D. Graduate, Ondo State University, 1992.

Best Crisis Manager, Students Union Government, Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba – Akoko, 2004.

Honorary Doctor of Divinity (DD) Asland University, Ohio, USA (2002).

Nominee: Outstanding African Achiever’s Gold Award, Accra, Ghana

Nominee: African Icon of our Generation Award 2007, Johannesburg, South Africa.



Member, Research Board of Advisors, American Biographical Institute ; Inc. (USA) 2005 to date.

Consulting Editor, The Contemporary Who’s Who American Biographical Institute, USA (2006 to date).

Member, Policy, Planning and Implementation Committee of Ondo State Government (2002 to date).

Chairman, Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Adekunle Ajasin University, (2000 – 2002).

Chairman, Investigation Panel on April, 2002 Students Crisis, Adekunle Ajasin University.

Ex-Officio member, National Executive Committee, OSUA Alumni Association (1993 – 1999).

Patron, University Cadet Corps.

Patron, JAYCEE, AAUA, Akungba – Akoko

Patron, Wine Drunkards Club, AAUA, Akungba - Akoko.

Patron, Ekinmogun Students Association, AAUA, Akungba Akoko.

President, Ondo “A” Club.

Member, Senior Staff Club, AAUA, Akungba – Akoko.

Consultant Trainer: Local Government Service Commission Ondo State.

Member, Ondo State Government Education Committee, 2005 – 2009.


External Examiner to University of Ilorin: Department of Guidance and Counselling.

(i) Ph.D Thesis (1998)

(ii) Ph. D Thesis (1999)



EGC 105 Motivation

EGC 202 Psychology of Education

EGC 203 Counselling for Special Education

EGC 205 Rehabilitation Counselling

EGC 206 Introduction to Counselling Theory

EGC 303 Practicum in Guidance and Counselling

EGC 407 Techniques of Achievement Analysis

EGC 408 Culture and Psychopathology

EGC 410 Psychology of Adjustment

EGC 412 Group Dynamics

EGC 702 Theories of Counselling

EGC 706 Principles of Interpersonal Relationship

EGC 802 Counselling Theories and Techniques

EGC 804 Group Dynamics and Group Process




Daramola, C.A. (1992), Study Behaviour and Achievement Motivation of Gifted Students in Nigeria: A Case Study of Suleja Academy. An Unpublished

Ph.D Thesis, Ondo Stae University, Ado – Ekiti.

Daramola, C.A. (1984), Comparative Study of Some Personality Determinants of

Juvenile Delinquency. An Unpublished M.Ed. Dissertation, University of Ibadan, Ibadan.



Daramola, C.A. and Olutimehin, T. (1988), Introduction to Guidance and Counselling, Ilorin, Adeloso Publishers, Ltd.

Daramola, C.A. (2007), Culture and Psychopathology Stebak Publishers (in Press).

Daramola, C.A. (2009), Group Dynamics, Stebak Publishers Ltd.



Daramola, C.A. (1989), Principles of Behaviour Modification . Topical Issues in Education Series, 1. in Seweje, R.O. (Ed.), Ado – Ekiti,

Bamigboye Publishers Ltd. 113 - 119.

Daramola, C.A. (1991), Psychological Foundation of Education in Ibukun, W.O. (Ed.), Fundamentals of Education, Bamigboye Publishers, Ltd, 8 – 23

Daramola, C.A. (2000), Guidance in Classroom in Bamidele, S.O., Popoola, A.

and Ajayi, A. (Eds). Teaching Practice Handbook, Faculty of Education University of Ado – Ekiti, 48 – 56.


Daramola, C.A. (1988) , Behaviour Therapy. A New Hope in Drug Abuse Management, Ikere Journal of Education (1), 71 – 79.

Daramola, C.A. (1989), Attitudinal Parameters of Staff and Students Towards the Efficacy of Group Dynamics in Schools. Journal of Ondo Physical,

Professional Educators (1), 162 – 174.

Daramola, C.A. 1990), Aerobic Exercise as an Approach to Counselling: Journal of Ondo Physical, Health Educaotrs and Recreation (1), 18 – 188.

Daramola, C.A., Ogunbayo, F.O. & Olutimehin, J.T. (1990), Principals’ Perception of Productivity and Effectiveness of NCE Graduates in Nigeria, A

Comparative Study of Ikere Graduates and other Graduates. Journal of Teacher Education (5) 43-55.

Daramola, C.A. (1990), Falling Standards of Education in Nigeria: Myths and Realities. Nigerian Journal of Teacher Educator 1,(1) 54-63.

Daramola, C.A. (1991), Introversion – Traits as Determinations of Juvenile Delinquency. Nigeria Journal of Education, Foundation (2) 46-54.

Daramola, C.A. (1991), Socialization and Group Dynamics in Schools: Implications for Counselling. Journal of Issues in Social Science. 1(3), 67 – 72.

Daramola, C.A. (1991), Some Motivational Factors in Social Behaviour and Social Mobilization, Journal of Social Science and Humanities (1), 2.

Daramola, C.A. (1992), Teachers’ Perception of Counselling Services in Ondo State Schools. Nigerian Journal of Educational Foundations (3),2,109-106.

Daramola, C.A. (1994), Children’s Perception of their Parental: A Comparison of Yoruba, Hausa and Igbo Children. Journal of Research in Behaviour Sciences (1), 2, 58 – 64.

Daramola, C.A. (1994), The Effect of Sloppy Handwriting on Candidates’ Performance in Examination. Journal of Educational Research and Evaluation. (1) 1.

Daramola, C.A. (1995), Treating and Population at Risk of HIV/AIDS via Focus Attitude Change Programme. World Aids Foundation Proceeding of International Conference of Prevention and Control of HIV/AIDS.

Daramola C. A. (1995), Some Ethical and Professional Issues in Psychotherapeutic Practice in Nigeria. International Federation for Psychotherapy: Proceeding of Conference on the Practice of Psychotherapy in Africa, Institute of International Affairs, Lagos.

Daramola, C.A. (1995), Familiar Etiology of Religious Fanaticism in Nigeria:

Implication for Counselling. Journal of Research in Behavioural Science, 1 (2) 50 – 56.

Daramola, C.A. (1996), The Influence of Peer Group on Academic Achievement of Secondary School Students in Akure Metropolis. Nigerian Journal of Sociology of Education 1, (1), 109 – 117.

Daramola, C.A. & Olu Makinde (1997), Body Language and the Counselling Process. Nigerian Journal of Counselling Education, 1 (1), 53 – 59.

Daramola, C.A. (1998), Differential Patterns in Patterns in Study Behaviour Among Male and Female Gifted Children in Nigeria. Journal of Educational Research and Evaluation, 2 (2) 123 – 127.

Daramola, C.A. (2000), Life Skills Counselling Model as an Approach in Combating Cultism in School in Schools. Educational Thought. 1 (1) 48 – 53.

Daramola, C.A. (2001), Therapeutic Issues and Strategies in the Practice of Multimodal Therapy. Educational Thought (1), 2 143 – 149.

Daramola, C.A. & Olorunfemi (2004), Conflict Resolution Skill Training for Resolving Conflict Among Secondary School Students, Educational Thought. 4 (1), 127 – 134.

Daramola, C. A. (2006), Counselling for Social Transformation in Nigeria in Education for Social Transformation in the 21st Century, University of Ibadan, Nigeria.

Daramola, C.A. (2007), Information Communication Technology and Educational Development in Nigeria. Education Thought. 4 (2).

Daramola, C.A. & Obasoro, C.B. (2010), Differential Effects of Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy and Social Skills Training on the Level of Stress of Widows. Educational Thought, 7 (1), 23 – 31.



Daramola, C.A. (2003), Effective Classroom Management , Test and Measurement. Ondo State Government. Workshop on Skills

Improvement Programme for Effective Performance of Teachers in Nigerian Schools.

Daramola, C.A. (2006), Monitoring and Control of Attendance and Performance in the Public Primary Schools in Rural Areas. UNDP

Millennium Development Goals Project Ibaram/Ikaram, Ondo State.

Daramola, C.A. (2007), Assessment and Reporting of Students Achievements.

National Workshop and Roundtable on Pedagogy. National Teachers

Registration Council of Nigeria, Abuja.

Daramola, C.A. (2007), Revamping Education in Ondo State, Roadmap to Progress, Ondo State Government, Nigeria.

Daramola, C.A. (2007), Motivation for Teaching Effectiveness in Schools.

UNDP Millennium Development Goals Project, Ondo State.

Daramola, C.A. (2010), Corruption Through Psychoanalytic Microscope. Federal Government/Ondo State Government. UBEC Training for Managers and Education Officers in Ondo State.


Daramola, C.A. (2003), Creativity and Innovation in the Workplace, Conference of Directors of Personnel Management Local Government Service Commission, Akure, 2nd - 4 th December, 2003.

Daramola, C.A. (2004), Behaviour Modification Strategies for Reducing Sexual Risk Behaviour. Workshop for Medical Personnel and Environmental Health Workers in Ondo State.

Daramola, C.A. (2004), Quality Teacher, Quality Education, Quality Assurance:

Some Pedagogical Perspectives. Guest Lecturer: World Teachers Day, Ondo State.

Daramola, C.A. (2005), A Framework for Designing and Developing A

Project Monitoring and Evaluation Systems in Public Sectors.

Workshop for Directors in Ondo State Civil Service. Owena Motels, Akure.

Daramola, C.A. (2005), Leadership Qualities, Effective Conflict Management and Productivity, Seminar for Local Government Workers in Ondo State.

Daramola, C.A. (2007), Documentation of Counselling Activities and the Ethics and Norms Guiding the Practice of Guidance and Counselling. Seminar for Guidance Counsellors in Ondo State, organized by Ministry of Education, Akure.


The Use of Psychological Tests in Guidance and Counselling University of Ibadan, 8 – 12, September, 1980.

National Workshop on Computerization of Education Data, UNESCO

Federal Ministry of Education, Lagos, March 5 – 7, 1980.

National Workshop on Teaching for Continuous Assessment,

Assessment, University of Ibadan, 14 – 19, October, 1982.

3rd Annual Conference of Nigerian Association Educational Psychologists,

University of Calabar, Calabar, 1 – 4, March,1987.

Workshop on Career Guidance and Counselling for School Principals and Counsellors. Ministry of Education, Akure, October, 1987.

4th Annual Conference of Nigerian Association of Educational

Psychologists, University of Jos, Jos, 7 -10, March, 1988.

1st Annual Conference of Nigeria Association of Professional Educators

(NAPE), Ondo State College of Education, Ikere Ekiti, November 2 – 4, 1988.


1st Annual Conference of Nigeria Association of Professional Educators

(NAPE), Oyo State Chapter Oyo Sate College of Education, Ilesa, February 2 – 3, 1989.

1991 Annual Conference of Counselling Association of Nigeria (CAN)

University of Jos, Jos, August, 1991.

1994 Annual Workshop on Sexual Next Working STDSM, AID, Ondo State University, Ado – Ekiti.

1995 Worlds Aids Foundation Sponsored Workshop for the Trainers of Professional Workers held at Ondo State University,

12 – 13, January, 1995.

1st International Conference on the Practice of Psychotherapy in Africa, Institute of International Affairs, Victoria Island, Lagos 6 – 9, November, 1995.

2000 National Conference of Counselling Association of Nigerian

National Universities Commission (NUC) , Abuja, August, 2000.

Skill Improvement Programme for Effective Performance of Teachers in Nigerian Schools NIEPA, Ondo , 1st - 9th September, 2003.

Training of Trainers Workshop on United Nations HABITAT Local Leadership Training ARMTI , Ilorin, Kwara State, 6th – 17th October, 2003.

(16) 27th Annual National Conference of Counselling Association of Nigeria,

18th - 22 nd August, 2003.

2nd Faculty of Education National Conference University of Ibadan,

Ibadan, 19th - 21st April, 2005.

Training of Trainers Workshop on Planning and Writing Grant-Oriented Proposals, University of Ibadan, 25 – 27, June 2007.

2007 Annual Conference of Deans of Education in Nigerian Universities, University of Lagos 11 – 114 July, 2007.


The Impact of Freedom to African Economy, Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel and Towers, Dubai, United Arab Emirate, 27th June, 2008.

Creating an Effective Learning Environment in Schools, University of South Africa, Pretoria, South Africa, 21st - 24th October, 2008.


Daramola, C.A. (2010), Counselling Services for Emotionally Abused Women by Male Partners in Nigeria. International Conference of Education, Research and Innovation, Madrid, Spain, September, 2010.


Locus of Control and Marital Dissatisfaction among Nigeria Couples.

Peer Group Influence and Pre-Marital Sexual Behaviour among Secondary School Students in Ondo State.

Behaviour Characteristics of High and Low Achievers in Secondary Schools of Ondo State.

Parenting the Gifted Child: Nigerian Experience.


Attitudes Toward Counselling and Psychological Services, Psycho-Educational Issues, Ethical and Professional Issues, Gifted and Talented, Conflict Resolution and Leadership Behaviours.

Theses and Dissertation Supervision

Successfully supervised (20) Masters and (3) Doctoral Research Theses in Guidance and Counselling. Currently supervising four (4) Doctoral Research Theses in the area of Counselling Psychology.

Teaching Interests

Vocational Rehabilitation Counselling, Practicum Training, Psychopathology and Abnormal Psychology, Psychology of Adjustment, Counselling Skills and Theories, Group Dynamics and Group Techniques and Problem-Solving Techniques, and Interpersonal Relationships.


(1) Faculty of Education, Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Nigeria, (2008).

(2) Faculty of Education, University of Ado – Ekiti (2010).