Stephen Bolaji

Registered to supervise postgraduate research


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Stephen Bolaji teaches undergraduate and graduate programs in the College of Education, Charles Darwin University. He had his education qualifications from two continents (Nigeria- Africa and Australia). Prior to joining CDU, he was a lecturer at the Department of Educational Foundations, University of Lagos, Nigeria. In 2009, Stephen won the highly competitive International Endeavor Scholarship to complete a second doctoral research study titled: Intent to Action: Overcoming Barriers to Universal Basic Education Policy Implementation in Nigeria, Edith Cowan University, Western Australia.  Stephen’s research interest is in Policy, Philosophy, Comparative, Sociology, History, Community Studies and Global Education. He is a qualitative researcher and well- grounded in using a range of qualitative instruments in collecting data for research projects. He derives satisfaction in guiding students through their teaching and research undertakings. Stephen enjoys golfing, teaching and conducting research.

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Research Output

  • 6 Article
  • 2 Chapter
  • 1 Conference Paper published in Proceedings

It takes a village: Listening to parents

Bolaji, S., Jalloh, S. & Kell, M., Mar 2020, In : Education Sciences. 10, 3, 53.

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    Management of Universak Basic Education Policy in Villages in Nigeria

    Bolaji, S., Campbell Evans, G. & Gray, J., 6 Nov 2019, In : Australian and International Journal of Rural Education. 29, 3, p. 76 - 91 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • Reversing the Trend of Educational Disparity in West Africa

    Bolaji, S., Jalloh, S., Imonitie, O. & Walon-Jalloh, A., Jun 2018, In : International Journal of Learning and Development. 8, 2, p. 130-142 13 p.

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    Open Access
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    Deregulation of higher education in Nigeria: A call for restraint

    Noah, A. O. K., Oni, A. A. & Bolaji, S. D., 2017, Innovating University Education: Issues in Contemporary African Higher Education. Ssempebwa, J., Neema-Abooki, P. & Musaazi, J. C. S. (eds.). African Books Collective, p. 51-57 7 p.

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  • The perils of bureaucratic complexity: Education for all in Nigeria

    Bolaji, S., Campbell-Evans, G. & Gray, J., 10 Jan 2017, In : International Journal of Educational Administration and Policy Studies. 9, 1, p. 1-9 9 p.

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    Open Access
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