Professor Samson Adetunji Fatokun


Chairman, Board of Trustees

Professor Samson Adetunji Fatokun is a Nigerian Professor of Church History, Doctrinal Theology, and Pentecostal Studies with the Department of Religious Studies, Faculty of Arts, University of Ibadan.

Professor S.A. Fatokun was born in January 2, 1970 and graduated with a First Class Degree in Religious Studies from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, in 1994. He was first appointed as a young lecturer in 1997. After fourteen years of unwavering commitment to teaching and research, Mr. Fatokun was promoted to the rank of a full Professor by the Management of the University of Ibadan, Nigeria.

Professor Fatokun has received many awards including Faculty of Arts Prize for the Best Over-all Performance in Final B.A. Examination at Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife in 1994;  Scottish Executive Fellowship, Centre of African Studies, University of Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom in 2007 and many other awards.

Professor Fatokun is a member of several bodies including:  African Theological Fellowship (A.T.F.); African Association for the Study of Religions (AASR);  American Studies Association of Nigeria (ASAN);  National Association for the Study of Religions and Education (NASRED);  Ecumenical Association of Third World Theologians, (EATWOT);  International Association for Mission Studies (IAMS); American Society of Church History (ASCH), U.S.A.; American Sociological Association, U.S.A ; Association for the Sociology of Religion (ASR);  British Sociological Association (Sociology of Religion Study Group) (SOCREEL), U.K.;  Society for Pentecostal Studies (S.P.S.), U.S.A and , Evangelical Theological Society (ETS), U.S.A.

Expectedly, Prof Fatokun has equally examined over two hundred Master Degree Theses and seventy Doctoral Dissertations. As an astute Professor, he has conducted over seven professorial assessments. He is widely published with over 180 publications to his credit.

Pastor S. A. Fatokun has been in the service of God as a District Pastor. He is married and blessed with many children.

Board of Trustees Members

Professor Samson Adetunji FatokunChairman
Professor Peter Akinsola Okebukola OFRPro-Chancellor & Chairman
Pastor (Dr.) L. O OladeleMember
Dr. Elder Kehinde AbiolaMember
Deaconess Victoria Bola IhesiulorMember
Professor Elder S.A UmohMember
Elder S.E UmohMember
Barrister Z.T KantomaIn attendance
Professor A. Babatunde IdowuVC ( In attendance)
Pastor Dr. M.O. Oyewole, Filcan Secretary

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