Academic and Professional Qualifications

B.A, M.A, PhD (Ib)


Lecturer II


Area of Specialisation




Department of Philosophy, University of Ibadan, Nigeria.




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Research Projects/Activities


In Progress

  1. “Philosophy as Wisdom: The Yorùbá Perspective as Illustrated in the Ifá Corpus”.


Dissertation and Thesis

  1. “A Philosophical Study of Ifá” (2003), M.A. project, Department of Philosophy, Faculty of Arts, University of Ibadan.
  2. “Philosophical Significance of Ifá in Yorùbá Thought System” (2010), Ph.D. Thesis, Department of Philosophy, Faculty of Arts, University of Ibadan.



  1. Adegbindin, O. (1998), The Dark Forest (Ibadan: Rasmed Publications Ltd.) ISBN: 978-34609-5-1.
  2. Adegbindin, O. (2003), The Last Verse (Ibadan: Extension Publications Ltd.) ISBN: 978-36672-4-6.
  3. Adegbindin, O. (2003), The Saint (Ibadan: Extension Publications Ltd.) ISBN: 978-36672-6-2.
  4. Adegbindin, O. (2004), Rage (Ibadan: Extension Publications Ltd.) ISBN: 978-37081-4-7.
  5. Adegbindin, O. (2005), The Wrath of Òkùlú (Ibadan: Rasmed Publications Ltd.) ISBN: 978-8125-02-6.
  6. Adegbindin, O. (2006) The White Wizard (Ibadan: Rasmed Publications Ltd.) ISBN: 978-8125-03-4.
  7. Adegbindin, O. and Adeshina Afolayan, A. L. (2009), “Anyiam-Osigwe, the National Question and the Problem of Instability in Post-colonial Africa,” in Olusegun Oladipo and Adebola Ekanola (ed.) The Development  Philosophy of Emmanuel Onyechere Osigwe Anyiam-Osigwe: Enhancement of Socio-political Existence and Order (Ibadan: Hope Publications), pp. 198 – 209. ISBN: 978-8080-50-2
  8. Adegbindin, O. (2010), “Ifá and the Consequences of Literacy: A Philosophical Analysis,” Lumina, Vol. 21, No. 2, The Holy Name University, Tagbilaran, Bohol, Philippines, pp. 1 – 23.
  9. Adegbindin, O. (2011), “Ifá and the Development Crisis in Africa: A Hermeneutico-Philosophical Study,” Philosophia: International Journal of Philosophy, Vol. 40, No. 2. Philippines.
  10. Adegbindin, O. (2010), Elements of Yorùbá Philosophy in Ògún (Ibadan: Rasmed Publications Limited)
  11. Adegbindin, O. (2010), “The Crisis of Socio-political Development in Africa: Making Sense of Anyiam-Osigwe’s ‘Group Mind Principle’ in Ifá Literary Corpus.” Proceedings of International Conference on “The Development Philosophy of Osigwe Anyiam-Osigwe”, 22nd – 24th November, 2010.
  12. Adegbindin, O. (2010). “Quine’s Naturalized Epistemology and the Challenges to Traditional Epistemology,” in Amaechi Udefi (ed.) Philosophy and the Sciences: An Invitation to Inter-disciplinary Studies. (Forthcoming)