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Prof Abejide Ade-Ibijola

Prof Abejide Ade-Ibijola
​College of Business and Economics
Department of Applied Information Systems
Associate Professor

Contact Details
E Red 7
+27 (0) 11 559 1213
APB Campus

Professor Abejide Ade-Ibijola holds a PhD in Computer Science (Artificial Intelligence) from the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg. He is currently an Associate Professor in the Department of Applied Information Systems at the University of Johannesburg; and the Lead of the Research Cluster on Formal Structures, Algorithms, and Industrial Applications. Abejide is an NRF-Rated Researcher who is mainly interested in Problems and Algorithms in Artificial Intelligence, AI Applications for driving the 4th Industrial Revolution, the Applications of Formal Grammars (String or Picture grammars) in the Synthesis of Things, Programs (Analysis of, Comprehension of, and/or Synthesis of), Special-purpose Compilers, and Theoretical Computing. He has over 11 years of experience in Academia (teaching and research), the Software Industry, Financial Markets (automation of financial reporting, and processes), Serious Games development (in Public Health and Education), and IT consulting; leaving a trail of 90+ awards, 60+ publications, and an incredible record of top-notch delivery of algorithmic solutions. Recently, he won the CBE Dean's Award for the Top Senior Lecturer, and two top positions for innovation at the SITA NDP 2030 Hackathon. Abejide is a Two-time Winner of the UJ Vice-Chancellor's Distinguished Awards (for the Innovation of the year 2019 and Teacher Excellence 2020).  


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Postgraduate Supervision

 Please contact me to discuss possible Master's or PhD degree supervision. My major research interest areas are in Artificial Intelligence and Applications. I am also interested in Formal Structures, Algorithms, and Industrial Applications in general. I can supervise other topics in multidisciplinary domains where algorithms may find applications. 


Request Master's or PhD Supervision

Read what we do here: Formal Structures Research Cluster.pdf and send an email to: abejideai@uj.ac.za to discuss your interest. Please attach your academic records (or transcripts) and CV to your email.