AJIBOYE Simeon Oyedemi, Ph.D

AJIBOYE Simeon Oyedemi, Ph.D

Lecturer II


Dr Simeon Oyedemi Ajiboye is a Lecturer II and a level adviser in English Programme, Bowen University, Iwo. He joined the programme in 2016 as an assistant lecturer. His research interests are Pragmatics and Discourse Analysis. He teaches Studies in English Syntax, Discourse analysis, Varieties of English, English for Specific Purposes, Introduction to Grammar II, The Phonology of English, Research Methods in English Usage, Language and Style, Language and communication and an introduction to English Morphology and Syntax. His current area of research is Legal Pragmatics. Currently, he supervises students whose areas of focus are in English (Language option). He has published both in local and international journals.


  • Ph.D., English Language (Pragmatics), University of Ibadan, Nigeria, 2018
  • M.A., English (Language option), University of Ibadan, Nigeria, 2014
  • B.A., (Hons) English Language, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaira, Nigeria, 2011


  • Odebunmi, A and Ajiboye, S.O. (2016) Negotiation of Wits in Facebook Humour In Analysing Language and Humour in Online Communication.(ed) Rotimi Taiwo, Akin Odebunmi and Akin Adetunji.: Info Hersheymation Science Reference (IGI). 20-37
  • Ajiboye, S.O. (2013). “Discursive Context of Fraud in Soyinka’s The Trials of Brother Jero and Jero’s Metamorphosis’. Ibadan Journal of English Studies. 9: 119-144
  • Ajiboye, S.O (2020) Pragmatic roles in Wole Soyinka’s The Trials of brother Jero and Jero’s Metamorphosis. Studies in Literature and Language. 20: 38:47 Canada