Dr. Owonubi Shesan John is a South African Research Chairs Initiative (SARChI) Postdoctoral Fellow of Nanotechnology in South Africa. He is involved in diverse nanotechnology applications in the biomedical field.
Before obtaining his doctorate in South Africa, Dr. Owonubi worked as an Information Technology Support Engineer at The Bridge Healthcare Company (The Bridgeclinic & PathCare Laboratory – now SYNLAB, Nigeria) providing support nationwide. Dr. Owonubi is a Cyberoam Certified Network & Security Professional – CCNSP and holds an ITIL Foundation Certificate in IT Service Management. Before joining the Bridge Healthcare Company, Dr. Owonubi worked at Reliance Infosystems and Gemlinsys Limited, in diverse Information Technology roles.
Dr. Owonubi serves on the Board of Directors of RIPPLES Foundation, especially in the support of custom programs for community development and enterprise, based on localized needs and opportunities for African village women and youth. His vast knowledge of operations in Western and Southern Africa assists Ripples regarding practices in the region.