Dr. Famakinwa Michael obtained Bachelor of Agriculture (Hons.) degree in Agricultural Extension and Rural Development Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria, in 2001 and M.Sc. and Ph.D in Agricultural Extension and Rural Sociology in 2012 and 2017 respectively from the same University. Before his appointment as Lecturer II in the Department of Agricultural Extension and Rural Development of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife in 2018, he has worked with Osun State Local Government Service Commission (2006-2018) as an Agricultural Extension officer II and rose to the rank of Assistant Chief Agricultural Officer. He is presently a Lecturer I in the department. He is a member of professional associations such as Agricultural Extension Society of Nigeria (AESON), Rural Sociological Association of Nigeria (RuSAN) and International Research and Development Network of Children and Youth in Agriculture Programme (CYIAP NETWORK) in Nigeria. He has attended many learned conferences, seminars and workshops. He has published articles in both local and international reputable journals.