AWOYERA Funmilayo Evarista

AWOYERA Funmilayo Evarista

Assistant Lecturer


 AWOYERA Funmilayo Evarista  is a very passionate, diligent, resourceful and result-oriented Individual who possesses a Bachelor of Arts Degree in History and International Relations and Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.) in History and currently enrolled for a Ph.D. programme in History at the University of Ilorin. With an enthusiasm for teaching and research she has worked in unison with other colleagues in impacting the required skills and knowledge in different educational Institutions in Anambra, Osun and Lagos as a Historian.  With specialty in Gender, Social and cultural History she recognizes the integral role of historical and contemporary education in bringing the necessary development in the Nigerian society.

She began her contributions to Bowen University in 2018 as an Associate Lecturer II in the Department of History and International Studies and now a confirmed Assistant Lecturer in 2020. She has participated in international conferences and workshop on academics and has been engaging in written works in different journals and community development activities.  She mastered the act of teaching in relation to the enrichment of student’s scholarly, social and innovative abilities.


  • M.Phil., History, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife 2012
  • B.A. (Hons.) History/International Relations, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, 2006


  • Awoyera Funmilayo 2012, “Muslim Women Exemplary Leadership: A Biography of Hajia Lateefat Giwa, Ameerah of FOMWAN, Osun State Chapter, 1998-2002” in Islam and Society in Osun State, Essays in Honour of His Royal Majesty, Oba Raufu Olayiwole Olawale Adedeji 11 Akinrun of Ikirun. Abuja: Mega Press Limited.
  • Saheed Amusa and Funmilayo Awoyera, 2011. “A Historical Assessment of the Administration of Alhaji Isiaka Adetunji Adeleke, The First Execu (b) Saheed Amusa and Funmilayo Awoyera, 2011. “A Historical Assessment of the Administration of Alhaji Isiaka Adetunji Adeleke, The First Executive Governor of Osun State, 1992-1993” in Siyan Oyeweso and Kola Afolabi, Perspectives on Osun State at 20.Abuja:Mega Press Limited.
  • Awoyera Funmilayo and Kayode Fagbite 2012 , “Eminent Muslims in Ifon-Orolu, Erin Osun and Ilobu” in Siyan Oyeweso, The Crown and Turban in the Promotion of Islam in Osun State. Abuja: Mega Press Limited.
  • Agholor N.H and Awoyera F.E , the Emergence and History of the ‘Gentlewomen at the Bar’ into the Legal Profession in the South West Geopolitical Zone of Nigeria, in the OMICS International Arts and Social Science Journal 8.42. doi: 10.4172/2151-6200.1000242, 2017.
  • Awoyera Funmilayo Evarista, The Role of Women Lawyers in the Mitigation of National Security Challenges in Nigeria: A Case Study of FIDA in Security Challenges and Management in Modern Nigeria Edited by Ayodeji Olukoju, Olutayo Adesina, Abimbola Adesoji, Cambridge Scholars Publishing,2019