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Dr Ayosola-Odunlami

Lecturer
Faculty:
Faculty of Business, Innovation and Entrepreneurship
School:
Management
Location:
ARU Peterborough

Ayosola is a Business Management lecturer at Anglia Ruskin University. She has experience delivering Leadership, Management, Business and Foundation Year courses and has supervised both undergraduate and postgraduate projects.

She is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA) and the Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce (FRSA), with a keen interest in widening participation.  She has carried out extensive research on the Access to Higher Education diploma programme and enjoys sharing her findings at conferences.

Email: [email protected]

LinkedIn: Ayosola Odunlami, PhD | LinkedIn

Research gate: Ayosola Odunlami (researchgate.net)

Academia: Ayosola Odunlami | Anglia Ruskin University - Academia.edu

SSRN: Author Page for Ayosola Odunlami :: SSRN

Background

Ayosola has a PhD in Management, an MBA, and a BSc in Accounting, with a great passion for scholarship. Driven by her passion for equal opportunities, she trains unemployed individuals in Nigeria, equipping them with valuable skills and empowering them.

She has presented her work at conferences and seminars, and has won scholarships, as well as bursaries for attending and presenting papers at international conferences.  Her research interests are in women's business start-ups, adult education, higher education, digital education and widening participation.

Research interests
  • Women's business start-ups
  • Adult education
  • Higher education
  • Widening participation
  • Digital education.
Teaching

Entrepreneurial Action (MBA projects supervision)

Consumer Behaviour (UG)

Operations Management (PG)

Project Management (UG)

Qualifications
  • PhD in Management, Swiss School of Business Research
  • MBA, University of Sunderland
  • BSc. Accounting, Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria.
Memberships, editorial boards
  • SCIREA Journal of Management – Editorial Board Member
  • International Journal of Education and Educational Research – Editorial Board Member
  • Higher Education Academy – Fellow
  • Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufacturers and Commerce (RSA) – Fellow
  • British Academy of Management - Member
  • Society for Education and Training – Associate member
  • Women in Management, Business and Public Service (WIMBIZ) – Associate member
Research grants, consultancy, knowledge exchange
  • European Conference on Educational Research (ECER) bursary winner (2019).
  • Beneficiary, Women of Influence Scholarship Award (May, 2017).
Selected recent publications
  • Odunlami, A. (2023). Digital education: Contributions towards sustainable schools for the future. Management in Education, 0(0). https://doi.org/10.1177/08920206231160903
  • Odunlami, A (2022). Course structure on Access to Higher Education diploma programme: Implications on mental health and decisions of mature students. International Journal of Creative Research Thoughts, 10(8), pp. b743-b749.
Recent presentations and conferences
  • European Conference on Educational Research (ECER) and Emerging Researchers Conference (ERC) of European Educational Research Association (EERA) (Sept, 2021).
  • European Conference on Educational Research (ECER (Virtual conference)) (Aug, 2020).
  • Emerging Researchers Conference (ERC) of European Educational Research Association (EERA) (Sept, 2019).
  • British Educational Leadership, Management and Administration Society (BELMAS) Conference (July, 2019).
  • University of Leicester School of Education Research events (Jan, 2019)
  • University of Birmingham School of Education Conference (Nov, 2018)