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Researcher: Malau-Aduli, BS (Dr Bunmi Malau-Aduli)

Fields of Research

Animal Breeding
Medicine, Nursing and Health Curriculum and Pedagogy
Education Assessment and Evaluation
Animal Nutrition
Animal Production
Animal Reproduction
Higher Education
Educational Technology and Computing
Environmental Monitoring
Social and Cultural Geography
Animal Growth and Development

Research Objectives

Assessment and Evaluation of Curriculum
Sheep - Meat
Dairy Cattle
Deer
Beef Cattle
Syllabus and Curriculum Development
Education and Training
Learner Development
Environmental Education and Awareness
Learner and Learning Achievement
School/Institution Policies and Development
Climate Change Adaptation Measures
Learner and Learning Processes
Teacher and Instructor Development

Career Best Publications

Chemical compositions, feed intakes and digestibilities of crop residue based rations in non-lactating Red Sokoto goats in the subhumid zone of Nigeria; Animal Science Journal
Crop-residue supplementation of pregnant does influences birth weight and weight gains of kids, daily milk yield but not progesterone profile in Red Sokoto goats; Reproduction Nutrition Development
Exploring the experiences and coping strategies of international medical students; BMC Medical Education
Influence of crop residue ration supplementation on the attainment of puberty and postpartum reproductive activities of Red Sokoto goats; Journal of Animal Physiology and Animal Nutrition
Peer review improves the quality of MCQ examinations; Assessment and Evaluation in Higher Education: An International Journal
Quality assured assessment processes: evaluating staff response to change; Higher Education Management and Policy
Scrotal circumference, bodyweight and serum testosterone concentration of Red Sokoto weaner bucks as influenced by dry season crop-residue supplementation; Animal Science Journal
Variations in liveweight gains, milk yield and composition of Red Sokoto goats fed crop-residue based supplements in the subhumid zone of Nigeria; Livestock Production Science

Research Publications

Can we ensure the equivalence of ordinary and supplementary examinations?; Proceedings of the 10th Teaching Matters Conference
Chemical compositions, feed intakes and digestibilities of crop residue based rations in non-lactating Red Sokoto goats in the subhumid zone of Nigeria; Animal Science Journal
Clinical teaching, supervision and assessment from the perspective of international students: is this the elephant in the room for professional development of health educators?; The Australian and New Zealand Association for Health Professional Educators Annual Conference
Crop-residue supplementation of pregnant does influences birth weight and weight gains of kids, daily milk yield but not progesterone profile in Red Sokoto goats; Reproduction Nutrition Development
Degummed crude canola oil supplementation affects fat depot melting points in purebred and first-cross Merino sheep; Animal and Veterinary Sciences
Development of a model for milk collection and processing in Zaria: Financial implications; Proceedings Nigerian Society for Animal Production
Effect of breeding and lambing seasons on preweaning lamb weights of Yankasa sheep; 22nd Annual Conference of the Nigerian Society for Animal Production
Effect of crude degummed canola oil and ad libitum grazing on plasma metabolites of primiparous Holstein-Friesian cows in a pasture-based system; BMC Veterinary Research
Effect of dietary supplementation of pasture-based primiparous Holstein-Friesian cows with degummed crude canola oil on body condition score, liveweight, milk yield and composition; Journal of Applied Animal Research
Effect of environmental changes on some physiological parameters in the Yankasa ewe; Journal of Animal Production Research
Effect of incremental levels of crude degummed canola oil on milk progesterone, plasma luteinizing and follicle stimulating hormones of primiparous Holstein-Friesian cows in a pasture-based system; International Journal of Veterinary Science and Medicine
Effect of supplementation on the milk yield and composition of Red Sokoto does; Nigerian Society for Animal Production
Estimation of average values for pulse rate, respiratory rate and rectal temperature and development of a heat stress index for adult Yankasa sheep; Bulletin of Animal Health and Production in Africa
Examiner training for OSCEs; MBBS Curriculum Review Forum
Exploring quality assurance for MCQ examinations; ANZAME conference
Exploring the experiences and coping strategies of international medical students; BMC Medical Education
Extending the functionality of the IDEAL database: QA processes, reporting and feedback functions; IDEAL Assessment Symposium
Gene expression profiles of Aralkylamine N-acetyltransferase, B-cell translocation gene-2 and Fatty Acid Synthase in pasture-based primiparous Holstein-Friesian dairy cows supplemented with crude degummed canola oil; Advancements in Genetic Engineering
Genetic diversity and breed comparison of carcass traits in Tasmanian Corriedale and East Friesian sheep by RAPD markers, In: D. Troy, R. Pearce, B. Byrne, J. Kerry (Editors), Harnessing and Exploiting Global Opportunities; 52nd International Congress of Meat Science and Technology : Harnessing and Exploiting Global Opportunities
Genetic variation in intramuscular fat of prime lamb supplemented with varying concentrations of degummed crude canola oil; International Journal of Nutrition and Food Sciences
How to improve the quality assessment items and examinations. A workshop for academic and professional staff who have responsibilities for the quality assurance, development, reporting and analysis of assessment; ANZAHPE
Impact of Self-Efficacy Beliefs on Short- and Long-Term Academic Improvements for Underperforming Medical Students; American Journal of Educational Research
Improving assessment practice through cross-institutional collaboration: An exercise on the use of OSCEs; Medical Teacher
Improving the quality of MCQ assessment and feedback to staff and students; Proceedings of the 10th Teaching Matters Conference
Influence of crop residue ration supplementation on the attainment of puberty and postpartum reproductive activities of Red Sokoto goats; Journal of Animal Physiology and Animal Nutrition
Influence of supplementing pasture-based primiparous Holstein-Friesian dairy cows with crude degummed canola oil on milk fatty acid composition; Journal of Nutritional Therapeutics
Inter-rater reliability: comparison of checklist and global scoring for OSCEs; Creative Education
Medical students' learning experiences and perceptions of immunology; The Internet Journal of Medical Education
New International academics' narratives of cross-cultural transition; International Journal of Higher Education
Oestrus patterns of progesterone-treated Yankasa ewes in the hot dry and late wet seasons; 18th Annual Conference of the Nigerian Society for Animal Production
Omega-3 fatty acids, nutrient retention values, and sensory meat eating quality in cooked and raw Australian lamb; Meat Science
On-line examiner training for OSCE; ANZAHPE
Peer review improves the quality of MCQ examinations; ANZAHPE
Peer review improves the quality of MCQ examinations; Assessment and Evaluation in Higher Education: An International Journal
Performance and carcass characteristics of Australian purebred and crossbred lambs supplemented with rice bran; Journal of Animal Science and Technology
Providing holistic integrated OSCE feedback to students; Proceedings of the 15th Ottawa Conference
Pubertal characteristics of Bunaji heifers raised under agropastoral and on-station management conditions; Proceedings of the Silver Anniversary Conference of the Nigerian Society for Animal Production
Quality assured assessment processes: evaluating staff response to change; Higher Education Management and Policy
RAPD marker variation in meat quality traits of Poll Dorset second-cross lambs selected for muscle or growth, In: D. Troy, R. Pearce, B. Byrne, J. Kerry (Editors), Harnessing and Exploiting Global Opportunities; 52nd International Congress of Meat Science and Technology : Harnessing and Exploiting Global Opportunities
Reproduction and fertility parameters of dairy cows supplemented with omega-3 fatty acid-rich canola oil; Annual Research and Review in Biology
Retention of knowledge and perceived relevance of basic sciences in an integrated case-based learning (CBL) curriculum; BMC Medical Education
Scrotal circumference, bodyweight and serum testosterone concentration of Red Sokoto weaner bucks as influenced by dry season crop-residue supplementation; Animal Science Journal
Seasonal and diurnal changes in respiratory rate, pulse rate and rectal temperature in Yankasa sheep of different age groups and sexes in the subhumid tropics; Journal of Animal Production Research
Seasonal effects on oestrus patterns and progesterone profiles of Yankasa ewes of different age groups in the sub-humid tropics; Nigerian Journal of Animal Production
Seasons classification on relation to climatic factors in the subhumid tropics; 22nd Annual Conference of the Nigerian Society for Animal Production
Teaching animal science and genetics to Australian university undergraduates to enhance inquiry-based student learning and research with sheep: Growth and conformation traits in crossbred prime lambs; British Journal of Educational Research
Technology supports for assessment; MBBS Curriculum Review Forum
Using computer-based technology to improve feedback to staff and students on MCQ assessments; Innovations in Education and Teaching International
Using on-line examiner training to improve inter-rater reliability; Proceedings of the 15th Ottawa Conference
Validity, reliability and equivalence of parallel examinations in a University setting; Creative Education
Variations in liveweight gains, milk yield and composition of Red Sokoto goats fed crop-residue based supplements in the subhumid zone of Nigeria; Livestock Production Science

Research Projects

2012: Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Malaysia. ; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Crop-residue supplementation for improved growth, milk yield and reproduction in Red Sokoto goats

Research Candidate Supervision

Reproduction and Fertility Parameters of Dairy Heifers Supplemented eith Spirulina- mRNA Gene Expression Profiles
The Influence of Rice Pollard Supplementation on Sheep Performance in Crossbred and Purebred Prime Lambs