Dr Oludayo Tade teaches Sociology of Deviant behaviour and Social problems at the Department of Sociology, University of Ibadan. He holds a PhD in Criminology. His research interests include crime, Media Studies, child labour, Terrorism, child trafficking, Victimology, Penology, Electronic Frauds, Family Studies, transactional sex and cybercrime.
He is a Media Consultant and social safeguard specialist. He is an associate member of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR). He holds a certificate in policy research communications. Dr Tade was a recipient of the University of Ibadan Postgraduate School Scholar Award in 2008-2010. He was a grantee of the Institute for Money, Technology and Financial Inclusion (IMTFI), University of California, Irvine, United States of America in 2013 and 2015. He provides insights into issues in Nigeria through media writings. He is presently exploring Diaspora and Transnational studies.