Bsc. (Hons) Eng, Msc, PhD
P. Eng (Canada)
He is the Chief Geotechnical Consultant for Hephzibah Engineering Limited. Dr. Tayo Ogunbadejo is a 1967 graduate of Civil Engineering from Ahmadu Bello University Zaria. He later attended the University of Western Ontario Canada between 1968 - 1972 for both his Msc and PhD in Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering.
On his return, he was appointed a Lecturer by Yaba College of Technology, where he rose to become the Head of Department of Civil Engineering. At his private time, he was engaged in some engineering projects across the country.
By dint of hard work and sincerity of purpose, he was appointed the Pioneer Rector of the Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro between 1979 and 1987. Dr. Tayo Ogunbadejo is a man of many parts, he holds the Chieftaincy title of Taiyese of Ilaro by virtue of his positive contributions to the Polytechnic Education in Nigeria generally and Ilaro in particular. He holds the professional qualification of P. Eng (Canada). He is married with children.