Dr George Oguntala
Dr. George Oguntala is a Lecturer with the Biomedical Engineering in the Faculty of Health, Education and Life Sciences. Before joining Birmingham City University in June 2020, he has worked as a Post-Doctoral Research Assistant and Research Assistant in wireless communication, digital and smart health with the Department of Biomedical and Electronics Engineering, University of Bradford. He completed his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering at the University of Bradford, UK with a no correction required as its outcome, whilst he served as the Lead researcher on a parallel research strand on thermal enhancement and consumer electronics.
Dr. Oguntala graduated in 2001 with a BSc in Electronics and Computer Engineering from the Lagos State University, Ojo, Nigeria. He earned his MBA in Human Resources Management in 2007 from the same institution. In 2008, he completed his MSc in Systems Engineering with an option in Engineering Analysis from the University of Lagos, Akoka, Nigeria.
He started his career in 2003 as a Systems Engineer with Logic Science Limited, Lagos, Nigeria before joining the academia in 2006. Since then, he has served in the Lectureship capacity with several HEI including Lagos State Polytechnic, Lagos State University, and the National Open University of Nigeria.
Dr. Oguntala is a recipient of the GrowMed Translate Summer Studentship Award in 2018. He is an Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (AFHEA), Senior Member of the Institute of Electrical Electronics Engineers (IEEE), Member of Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), and a Chartered Engineer.