INSTITUTE OF PLANNING NIGERIA

PROF IDRIS O.O. AMALI

PROFESSOR IDRIS O. O AMALI
B.A, M.A. Ph.D.

He has been in the university system since September, 1980, starting from the University of Maidugari, where he became a Professor in 200. He moved to Federal University of Lafia in 2014 to date.

  • He holds B.A. Theatre Arts, M.A and Ph.D. English(Oral Literature).
  • Professor of Oral Literature     (1996 – 2000)
  • Director, Division of General Studies   (1998 – 2002)
  • Dean, Faculty of Arts     ( 2004 – 2008)
  • Director, Academic Planning    (2010 – 2013)
  • Director, Academic Planning (FULafia) (2013 – 2020)
  • Director, General Studies (Jan. 2010- May 2015)
  • Deputy Vice-Chancellor (2019 – Date)
  • Was Member, National Committee on the Protection and Preservation of Nigerian Arts and Culture
  • Served as Chairman and Member of numerous critical University Academic and Non-Academic Committees and currently:
  • Member of University Governing Council, Federal University of Lafia
  • Chairman, University Curriculum Development Committee
  • Chairman, Senate Library Development Committee (2019 – Date)
  • Chairman University Ceremonial Committee
  • Chairman, Senate Vetting/Students Disciplinary Committee (e.t.c)
  • Fellow, Association of Authors
  • Fellow, Institute of Planning, Nigeria
  • Lifetime Achievement Award, SONTA (Society of Nigerian Theatre Artists)
  • Has written and edited many books
  • Has published numerous articles in Learned Journals and Book Chapters across the world
  • He is an established Nigerian Port of recognition