Olushola Fadairo holds a PhD degree in Agricultural Extension and Rural Development from the University of Ibadan where he currently works as a lecturer. He also coordinates the Sustainable Integrated Rural Development in Africa programme at the Centre for Sustainable Development, University of Ibadan. He was a Post-Doc. CIRCLE Visiting Fellow at the African Climate and Development Initiative at the University of Cape Town in 2016, where he conducted research on transparency on climate finance. CIRCLE is a programme of the African Academy of Sciences and the Association of Commonwealth Universities funded by DFID. Olushola also belongs to the ESDA-Next Generation Researchers (NGR) team of United Nations University, Japan. His research interest areas include rural/agricultural development, policy and corruption studies.