OLAWUYI, Bolanle Olabisi

Department: Social Sciences Education

Role: Lecturer, Ag. Director, Centre for Supportive Services for Deaf, University of Ilorin.

Area of Research Interest:
Educational Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Disability Studies and Special Education

Academic Qualifications: 
B.Ed, M.Ed. (Special Education), (Ibadan), Ph.D (Educational Psychology) Ilorin.

Contact Information:
Department of 
Arts and Social Sciences Education, Faculty of Education, University of Ilorin, Ilorin.
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PUBLICATIONS:

Home-Based Journal Articles in Print

  1. Olawuyi, B.O. & Nkrumah, I.K. (2015) Special needs education: focus on Nigeria and Ghana. Center Point Journal, Humanities Edition.18 (1); 99-111, Published by Library and Publications Committee University of Ilorin. Available online at unilorin.edu.ng/ejournals/index.php/cp

Home-Based Chapter in a Book In-Print       

  1. Olawuyi, B.O. & Jimoh, S.A. (2002): Individual Differences. In Introduction to Psychology of Learning Jimoh, S.A (ed.). 121-132, Ilorin.: Published by Department of Arts & Social Sciences Education,University of Ilorin.
  2. Olawuyi, B.O. (2008): The Nigerian educational system and the need for reforms in special education. In Education Reforms in Nigeria; Past, Present and Future. Lawal, A.R; Jimoh, S.A.; Olorundare, A.S.; & Ijaiya, N.Y.S. (eds.). 251-258, Ibadan.: Published by Faculty of Education. University of Ilorin.   
  3. Olawuyi, B.O.(2016): Interaction in the classroom. In Introduction to Teaching Methodology. Adegoke, A.A., Lawal, R.A., Oladosu, A.G.A.S. & Jekayinfa, A.A. (eds.) 73-78, Published by Faculty of Education, University of Ilorin.

 National Journal Articles In-Print

  1. Olawuyi, B, O. (1996): The Reasoning Skills of Hearing-impaired Students. Nigerian Journal of Sociology of Education.4 (2); 1-7, Published by Association of Sociologists of Education.
  2. Olawuyi, B. O (1998): A Comparative study of the attitude of academic and non-academic staff of University of Ilorin towards the hearing-impaired undergraduates. Journal of Special Education. 8 (2); 227-231, Published by Department of Special Education, University of Ibadan.
  3. B, & Olawuyi, O. (2009): Self-concept and academic performance of auditorily challenged secondary school students in Oredo, Nigeria. The Journal of Advocacy and Rehabilitation in Special Education 7 (1); 136-143, Published by National Association for Advocacy and Rehabilitation in Special Education.
  4. Olawuyi, B.O.; Dada, M.F. & Gbadura A.O. (2009): Self-concept and academic performance of Secondary school students in Okene. Nigeria. West African Journal of Physical & Health Education.13 (151-163); Published by Department of Human Kinetics and Health Education, University of Ibadan
  5. Olawuyi, B.O. & Dada, M.F. (2013): Promoting knowledge of entrepreneurship education among in-school adolescents in Nigeria: counseling implications The International Journal of Education studies.1 (3); 72-81, published by Faculty of Education, University of Jos.
  6. Ipem, J.N., Olawuyi, B.O. & Paul-Cookey N.R. (2014): Stress types and academic achievement of female students of Kwara State College of Education. The Nigerian Educational Psychologist.12 (1); 164-173, Published by The Nigerian Society for Educational Psychologists
  7. Olawuyi, B.O., Bolu-Steve, F.N. & Ogundiran, J. (2015): Causes of academic anxiety and coping strategies employed by secondary school students with special needs in Abuja, Nigeria. The Special Educator.14 (1); 210-224, Published by Nigeria Association of Special Education Teachers.
  8. Olawuyi, B.O., Ajagbe, F. N., Bolu-Steve, F. N. & Uyanne, E. O. (2015): Analysis of learning styles of undergraduates with hearing impairment in two states in Nigeria. Journal of Advocacy and Rehabilitation in Special Education.14 (1); 1-5, Published by the National Association for Advocacy and Rehabilitation in Special Education.
  9. Olanrewaju, A. & Olawuyi, B. O. (2016): Analysis of critical thinking skills of students with hearing impairment in tertiary institutions in two States in Nigeria. The Special Educator.15 (1); 140-150, Published by Nigeria Association of Special Education Teachers.

National Journal Articles Accepted for Publication

  1. Olasehinde-Williams, F.A.O; Olawuyi, B.O & Owolabi, H.O.: Mentoring in Higher Education: a fundamental process in academic quality assurance. IFE PSYCHOLOGIA. Published by Ife Center for Psychological Studies. (Letter of Acceptance dated 29/09/14). Available online at http://www.ajol.info/index.php/ifep/article/view.
  2. Olawuyi, B.O., Olanrewaju, A.O & Adegoke., J.M.: Teachers’knowledge and attitude towards attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in primary schools in Ilorin South, Kwara State. NISEP JOURNAL, Published by Nigeria Society       for Educational Psychologists. (Letter of Acceptance dated 25/06/2017).

International Journal Articles In-Print

  1. Medupin, A.M; Olawuyi, B.O. & Dada, M.F. (2010): Assessment of creative ability levels of senior secondary school students in Kwara State, Nigeria. African Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology and Sport Facilitation.12, 425-439,    Published by The        Society for Psychology in Sports and Human       Behaviour, Pretoria, South Africa. Available online at: ajol.info/journal_index.php?jid=IJEPSE
  2. Olawuyi, B. O., Nkrumah, I. K. & Torto-Seidu, E. (2013): Cognitive Modeling: Psychotherapy for children’s impulsivity. Journal of the Collaboration of Education Faculties in West Africa.2 (1); 143-152, Published by Collaboration       of Education Faculties in West Africa Available (CEFWA).
  3. Ajiboye, S.K., Olawuyi, B.O. & Durosaro, I.A. (2014): Factors influencing substance abuse among commercial motor drivers in Lagos State. International Journal of Emotional Psychology and Sport Ethics.16; 1156-     1167, Published by     The Society for Psychology in Sports and Human       Pretoria,South Africa. Available online at: www.ajol.info/journal_index.php?jid=IJEPSE
  4. Bolu-Steve, F. N., Olawuyi, B.O. & Shaba, R. M. (2015): Child rearing and career performance of working class mothers in Nigeria. African Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology and Sport Facilitation.17; 1225-1237, Published by The society for Psychology in Sports and human Behavior Pretoria,       South Africa. Available online at: ajol.info/journal_index.php
  5. Esere, M.O., Adebiyi,D.M., Olaitan, O.L., Olawuyi, B.O. & Bakinde, S.T. (2015): Sex-related problems and adjustment strategies of married adults in Kwara State, Nigeria. International Journal of Multi-diciplinary Studies and Sport Research.5 (2); 1021-1030. Published by Department of Health and Physical Education Recreation and Sport, University of Education, Winneba, Ghana. Available on line at: http://ism.com.ng/journals/uo1%205%202015.pdf.
  6. Olaitan, O.L., Oniyangi, S.O.,Oyerinde,O.O.,Onifade,O.A., & Olawuyi,B.O. (2015): Availability and Utilization of Instructional Materials for Teaching Health Education in Primary Schools in Kwara State, Nigeria. International Journal of Multi-Diciplinary Studies and Sport Research.5 (2); 992-997. Published by Department of Health and Physical Education Recreation and Sport, University of Education, Winneba, Ghana. Available on line at: ism.com.ng/journals/uoi/%205%205%202015.pdf
  7. Bolanle, S.O., Olawuyi, B.O. & Adegoke, A.A. (2015): Self-concept and Behaviorial Patterns of Students with Hearing-impairment in Integrated Schools in South Western Nigeria. East African Researchers.4 (1); 137-202. Published by Kisubi Brothers University College Uganda. Available online at: http://www.kbuc.ac.ug
  8. Olawuyi, B.O., Esere, M.O., Oluwawole, P.B. & Okonkwo, H.C. (2016): Birth order, categories of hearing loss and conduct disorders of adolescent students with hearing impairment in Ibadan,Nigeria. African Journal of Special and Inclusive Education. 1 (1); 61-68.Malawi. Published by Mzuzu University Centre for Inclusive Education. Available on line at: https://www.mzuni.ac.mw/cie/2016issues.html and http://www.mzuni.ac.mw/cie/journals/olawuyi%2061-68.pdf
  9. Esere,M.O.,Okonkwo,H.C.,Omotosho,J.A.,Olawuyi,B.O. & Ojiah, P.O. (2016): Challenges of, and coping strategies employed by students with visual impairments in South Eastern States of Nigeria. African Journal of Special and Inclusive Education.1 (1); 42-52. Malawi. Published by Mzuzu University Centre for Inclusive Education. Available on line at: mzuni.ac.mw/cie/2016issues.html and www.mzuni.ac.mw/cie/journals/Mary%200sere%2042-52.pdf
  10. Olaitan, O., Onifade, O. O., Oniyangi, S. O., Esere, O. M., Bakinde, S., Aina, G. , Olawuyi, B. O. & Ajidagba, U. A. (2017). Factors influencing the choice of family planning among couples in South West Nigeria. Kampala International University Journal of Social Sciences.3 (1); 21-28, Published by College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Kampala International University. Available online at: https://independent.academia.edu/KIUJournalofSocialSciences
  11. Bolu-Steve, F.N., Olawuyi, B.O & Gbolade, O.P. (2017). Challenges encountered by students in the school for special needs in Kwara State, Nigeria. Anadolu Journal of Educational Sciences International.7 (1); 184-202, Published by Anadolu University,Turkey.Available online at: ajesi.dergi.anadolu.edu.tr/index.php?
  12. Olawuyi, B.O., Somuyiwa, S. S. & Esere, M.O (2017). Family dynamics and conduct disorder among students in upper basic schools in Ilorin Metropolis. Kampala International University Research Journal.6 (2); 93-97, Published by Kampala International University. Available online at: kiu.ac.ug/kri & http://elibrary.kiu.ac.ug/jspui/bitstream/1/370/1/kjss_4.2.pdf
  13. Okonkwo, C.H., Fajonyomi, M.G., Omotosho,J.A., Esere, M.O., & Olawuyi, B.O. (2017): Challenges ,counselling needs and coping strategies of students with visual impairment in regular secondary schools in Nigeria. Human & Social Studies Research and Practice, VI, 111-137. Published by Alexandru loan Cuza” University of Lasi Romania. Available online at http://www.degruyter.com/view/j/hssr.2017.6.issue-1/issue-files/hssr.2017.issue-    xml; https://www.growkudos.com/publications/10.1515%252Fhssr-2016-0008

International Journal Articles (Accepted for Publication)

  1. Olaitan, L.O., Olawuyi, B.O., Oniye, A.O., Bakinde, S.T. & Aina, M.G. (2017): Attitudes of University students towards abortion in Nigeria: The Role of Health Counseling. KIU Journal of Social Sciences (KIUJSS). Published by Kampala International University, Uganda (Letter of Acceptance dated 01/06/2017). Available online at: https://independent.academia.edu/KIUJournalofSocialSciences
  2. Oniye, A.O., Olaitan, L.O., Olawuyi, B.O., Oyerinde, O.O., Obiyemi, O.O. & Talabi, A.E. (2017): Knowledge of transmission patterns of HIV/AIDS and the place of Health Counseling among students of Tertiary Institutions in Kwara State. KIU Journal of Humanities (KIUJH). Published by Kampala International University, Uganda (Letter of Acceptance dated 01/06/2017). Available online at: https://independent.academia.edu/KIUJournalofHumanities
  3. Olawuyi, B.O.,Amali, I.O.O., & Lawal, M.T (2017): Primary school teacher’s knowledge of learning disabilities in Ilorin-West local Government, Kwara State. KDU Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies(KJMS).Published by General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University,Ratmalana,Sri Lanka(Letter of Acceptance dated 01/08/2017). Available on line at: kdu.ac.1k/kjms

International Chapter in a Book in-Print

  1. Olawuyi, B.O., Olasehinde -Williams, O.; Durosaro,I.A. & Yahaya, L.A (2011): Critical thinking and higher education in Nigeria. In Higher Education and Globalization. Durosaro, D.O & Adegoke, A.A(eds.) 105-112, Published by Collaboration of Education Faculties in West Africa.(CEFWA).

Edited Conference Proceedings 

  1. Akinpelu, O.F. & Olawuyi, B.O (2011): Challenges facing deaf and hard of hearing students in an integrated post-secondary institution in Nigeria.. Proceedings for the Twelfth Biennial Conference of the International Association of Special Education (IASE) Chitiyo, M.’Prater, G.; Aylward, L.; Chitiyo, G. Chater, C. & Hughes, A. (eds)1, 3.Published by IASE. Available online at: iase.org/12th%20conference/2011%20Proceedings.pdf