badan Psychometrics Centre Unveils ‘The Genius’ Magazine


By Kemi Olaitan

The International Psychometrics Centre (IPCentre), Ibadan, has released the maiden edition of its magazine, ‘The Genius’, to cover the last quarter of 2021.

The Chairman/Editor-in-Chief of the magazine and Chairman of the Governing Council of the centre, Otunba Abimbola Mosobalaje Davis, said it was designed as a snapshot of the various activities of the International Psychometrics Centre.

According to him, the all-gloss 90-page magazine was conceptualised to be 80 per cent academic and designed to celebrate scholars in academia.

Two renowned professors were celebrated in the magazine with Prof. Toyin Falola, picked as the genius of the month, introducing a redefinition of knowledge prioritisation to business-minded people.
Also, the Rector of The Polytechnic, Ibadan, Prof. Kazeem Adebiyi, was featured.

The magazine also contained research of the month featuring Prof. John Rust’s Sociobiology and Psychometrics, with contributions from Igo Jacob, Manager Academics of IPC and Prof. Benjamin Ehigie of the department of Psychology, University of Ibadan.

Some of the efforts of the Executive Secretary of the National Board of Technical Education (NBTE), Prof. Idris Muhammad Bugaje, was also projected in the magazine in an article titled, ‘Idris Muhammad Bugaje and His Tour De Force’.

The IPCentre is a strategic research network dedicated to research, teaching and product development in both pure and applied psychological assessment with emphasis on the online environment and impart practical knowledge of psychometrics in different disciplines.