Ismaila Danjuma Adamu

Expert in Air Transportation Management, Transport Economic Policy, Aviation Security, Ph.D.
Zaria (Nigeria)
Danjuma Adamu Ismaila


In 1989 graduated from the ABU (Zaria), BSc (Hons) Physics.

In 1993 graduated from the Nigerian Institute of Transport Technology (NITT), Zaria, PGD Transportation.

In 1996 Advance Diploma Transport in the CIT (London).

In 1997 he defended his MBA Dissertation on the topic "Appraisal of marketing mix application in Kabo Air Ltd" in the Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria, MBA.

In 2006 ATEC (ICAO code 062) in the NCAT (Zaria).

In 2014 he defended his thesis on the topic "The Impact of International Air Transport Liberalization: the case of Nigeria" in the University of Huddersfield, UK, Ph.D.

In August 2007 – Safety Oversight Managers, (3 weeks), Singapore Aviation Academy (SAA).

In June 2008 – Civil Aviation Management Program (2 weeks), SAA Singapore.

In August 2009 – Airport Terminal Operations & Management (2 weeks), SAA Singapore.

In September 2009 – Road Management & Transportation Tech (3 weeks), Korea Express Corp. Seoul.

10th -13th June, 2011  Air Transport Marketing, University of Westminster, UK.

In February 2015 ICAO-TRAINAIR PLUS-Competency Based Trainers Development Course (2 weeks), EASA Nairobi, Kenya.

November-December 2015 – IATA-Lean six Sigma in Aviation (1 week), Miami-Florida, USA.

In August 2016 – ICAO-TRAINAIR PLUS-Training Instructor’s Course (online).

In August 2017 – ICAO-BASIC AVSEC Course, Gulf Aviation Academy, Bahrain.

In September 2016 – ICAO-AVSEC Instructors course, Gulf Aviation Academy, Bahrain.
Teaching activity: 

From 1994 to 2016 – Lecturer at the Nigerian Institute of Transport Technology (NITT), Zaria. Lecturing on Transport Statistics, Operations Research, Logistics & Distribution, Quantitative Method, Marketing of Transport, Corporate Planning, Aviation Safety.

Visiting Lecturer/ Associate Professor at the Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria.

Other Activities: 

From 1997 to present – Associate at the Nigerian Institute of Management (NIM).

From 2006 to present – International Corporate Member of the Chartered Institute of Transport &Logistics (CILT).

From 2012 to present – Associate Member of the Royal Aeronautical Society, UK.

From 2013 to present – Member of the Air Transport Research Society (ATRS).

From January 2017 to present – Director at the Nigerian Institute of Transport Technology (NITT), Zaria.

From May 2019 to present – Editor-in-Chief of the NITT-Journal of Logistics and Transport.

Reviewer of the Journal of Transport Economics & Policy (a Journal of London School of Economics and University of Bath), UK.

Ismaila, D.A (2013), "The demography and International Travel pattern in Nigerian Air Transport Market" – Contemporary Issues in Transport Development in Nigeria; NITT Book Publication, iSSBN 9781251611 in 2013.
Ismaila, Danjuma; Idris, S; Mahmoud M. A; (2019), Suitability of Turbo Prop Aircraft for domestic air services in Nigeria; (about to be published in Journal of Logistics and Transport).
Ismaila, Danjuma; Idris, S; Shehu, M. A; (2019), Economic Impact of Local Aircraft Maintenance facility on Airlines in Nigeria. - A journal of the Environmental and Social Sciences. ABU Zaria volume 25 №1; June 2019; 159-168.
Ismaila, Danjuma; Warnock-Smith. D. & Hubbard, N. (2014), "The Impact of Air Service Agreement Liberalization; the Case of Nigeria" Journal of Air Transport Management - Elsevier Science Publication, Volume 37, 22 March 2014 Pages 69-75.