Holds a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria and a Master’s degree in Political Science with a major in International Relations at the University of Ibadan, Nigeria.
Funmi is a Lecturer at the Department of Political Science and Public Administration, Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko (AAUA), Ondo state, Nigeria. She is also a member of the Midwest Political Science Association Chicago, USA, and also a certified Human Resource practitioner.
She is a Curator at ‘Scholarships and Opportunities’ – an online platform she founded that connects young people with growth opportunities. As a career motivator, she helps young Nigerians become better informed and equipped in facing the common career challenges. ‘Scholarships and Opportunities’ has become a rallying point to connect with national and international pool of resources in career development. Funmi updates her followers with relevant job listings and posts and graduate, post-graduate and doctoral education opportunities.
The online platform is useful to young intelligent people with limited access to information on how to launch and connect with the world with their talents. Young people from all parts of the world have benefited from the array of services her platform offers as testimonials abound on how they have been able to access growth opportunities through the platform. She combines youth development enterprise with astute academic work.