Quadri Agbolade Anibaba

Profile

  • Time Zone
    Central

  • Organization
    A. P. Leventis Ornithological Research Institute University of Jos Biological Conservatory

  • Role
    Scientist Mentor: I will mentor teams of students online

  • Research Interests (300 words)
    My research interests focuses on invasion ecology of introduced plant species, conservation of native plant species, and restoration of degraded habitat.

  • Profile Question 1
    What is your favorite plant? Why?

  • Answer the question you selected for profile question 1 here (300 words):
    My favorite plant is Delonix regia. It as beautiful and colourful red flower, usually produces its flower between May - August in Nigeria. It one of my favorite experimental plant because I use to teach my students on such flower in angiosperm, and also pollination.

  • Profile Question 2
    What is the coolest thing you have discovered or learned about plants?

  • Answer the question you selected for profile question 2 here (300 words):
    I will say plants are smartest organism on earth. Smartest in that they can't talk but still communicate between one another, they are also unique in character and adaptation in relation to the environment they found themselves

  • Profile Question 3
    Do you have advice for students about preparing for a science career?

  • Answer the question you selected for profile question 3 here (300 words):
    Science is facinitating Journey, where you learn about new discovery daily. Science is challenging but to overcome that challenge you need to be openminded, be ready to accept new technologies, procedures because science is always evolving

  • Help represent the outreach efforts of your societies. Please click all those organizations you are a member of:
    American Society of Plant Biologists

  • Availability
    I am NOT available, please temporarily remove me from the available mentor list

  • Preferred Student Level(s)
    High School Students (Grades 9,10,11,12)
    Undergraduate Students
    Middle School Students (Grades 6,7,8)

  • Preferred Investigation Themes
    The Wonder of Seeds (seed germination and growth)
    What about Pollen? (pollen and pollination)
    Foundations of Genetics (traits, variation and environment in rapidly cycling Brassica)
    Genetics in Arabidopsis (investigation with a model species to track transmission of traits)
    Agronomy Feeds the World (where does food come from?)

  • In addition to English, I am comfortable communicating with students in the following languages:
    (not set)

  • Videoconference Ability
    Yes

  • Capacity: How many teams at a time are you comfortable working with?
    1

Recent Posts

sphsbradleyfall2017 project 9 Quadri Agbolade Anibaba
said

Wao,  that fantastic group members,  great work and enthusiastic spirit. Looking forward working with you guys next time  

wsukenyonposfall2017 project 4 Quadri Agbolade Anibaba
said

Hi Elizabeth,  it's always my pleasure  !!!!. Eager to get updates on your various experiments @Emily and Christine 

sphsbradleyfall2017 project 9 Quadri Agbolade Anibaba
said

OK,  just note that should in case of subsequent experiment: your variables should always be in interval,  so that you can note the trends as your experiment is progressing.  

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