Dr. Musibau Akintunde Ajagbe
Lecturer 1 Enhanced
HND (Bus. Admin & Mgt), MBA (Marketing Mgt.), PhD (Technology Entrepreneurship) Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, AMNIM, AMNIMN, FCIECG, MIEDRC-Hong Kong, MIACSIT-Singapore, MAAIR-America
Primary Research Areas: Entrepreneurship, Technology Entrepreneurship, Commercialization, Innovation, Venture Capital.
Secondary Research Areas: Management, Marketing, Knowledge Management, HR in Construction SMEs, Interdisciplinary Research.
Awards & Honours
2006: Best Contributor/Participant at Business Strategy Building Workshop: Dansa Holdings Nigeria Limited (Dangote Group).
UTM IDF Scholar: International Doctoral Fellowship Award (Tuition Free Scholarship for 5 semesters)-2011-2014
Innovation Champion: Stanford Research Institute California, United States of America/Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
International Business, Strategy & Structure, Management Theory, Introduction to General Management, Research Methodology
Current Postgraduate Supervision
Selected Publications (42)
. Ismail, K., Aslan, A. S. and M. A. Ajagbe (2011). A Model for Venture Capitalists to Evaluate Innovative Companies in Malaysia. Paper presented and Published in the Proceedings of the International Conference of Human Resource Development, ICHRD Johor, Malaysia 22-23, June, 2011.
. Ajagbe, A.M., Ismail, K., Aslan, A.S., Thwala, D. W. and C. S. Long (2012). Selection Criteria for Financing Young Firms in Malaysia using Debt Options. Paper presented Online on the 25th October, 2012. Published in the Proceedings of the Engineering and Management Conference (EMC abstract collections), pp. 98.
. M. A. Ajagbe, K. Ismail., S. A. Aslan., W. N. Rashid (2012). Technology Based Firms Financing: An Operational Model for Malaysia. Online Conference Proceedings of Kuala Lumpur International Business, Economics & Law Conference 3-4th December (ISBN 978-967-0-6), Pp. 164-175.
. Bachan, S., Hani, M. H., Bilau, A. A., Enegbuma, W. I. and M. A. Ajagbe (2011). Personnel Job Satisfaction and Job Performance in Sudanese Construction Firms. Proceedings of the International Conference of Human Resource Development, ICHRD Johor, Malaysia 22-23, June, 2011.
. Abdullah, A., Bilau, A. A., Enegbuma. W.I., Ajagbe, A. M. and N. K. Ali (2011). Evaluation of Job Satisfaction and Performance of Employees in Small and Medium Sized Construction Firms in Nigeria. Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Construction and Project Management, Singapore, (15), 225-229.
. Long, C. S., Mahanra, R. G. and M. A. Ajagbe (2013). Can Employee Share Option Scheme Improve Firm’s Performance? A Malaysian case study. 2nd International Conference on Global Business Environment (ICGBE-2013); Role of Education and Technology; Bangkok, Thailand, Feb 09-10, 2013.
. Wahab, A., M. A. Ajagbe and N. Abutalib (2013). Malaysian Film Projects Network Mobilization. Proceedings of the Conference on Global Business Environment (ICGBE-2013); Role of Education and Technology; Bangkok, Thailand, Feb 09-10, 2013.
. Long, C. S., Ajagbe, A.M. and P. Perumal (2013). Critical Retention Strategies: A Proposed Model. Proceedings of the International Accounting & Business Conference, 23-24 April 2013, Persada Convention Centre, Johor Bahru, Organized by UiTM.
. M. A. Ajagbe, C. S. Long, O. Solomon (2013). The Impact of Sales Promotion and Product Branding on Company Performance: A Case Study of AIICO Insurance Nigerian Plc. Proceeding of the International Conference on Innovation, Management and Technology Research, Serembam, Malaysia, 22-23 Sept. Elsevier Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences, 129 ( 2014 ), 164 – 171.
. Long, C. S., M. A. Ajagbe and T. O. Kowang (2013). 'Addressing the Issues on Employees' Turnover Intention in the Perspective of HRM Practices in SME. Proceeding of the International Conference on Innovation, Management and Technology Research, Serembam, Malaysia, 22-23 Sept. Elsevier Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences, 129 ( 2014), 99 – 104.
. O. Solomon & M. A. Ajagbe (2014). Factors Influencing Internet Banking Adoption in Nigeria: A Literature Review. 2014 International Conference on Computer, Intelligent Computing and Education Technology, March 28th, Hong Kong. Indexed by Taylor & Francis Group, EI Compendex, ISI (CPCI, ISTP), Scopus. http://www.hk-ceis.com/cicet.
. Thwala, D.W., Yusuf, O. G., Eluwa, E. S., Duncan, E. E. and Ajagbe, A. M., A. Arham (2012). Traffic Congestion, Causes and Effect on Residents of Urban Cities in Nigeria. Proceedings of the Asian Conference on Social Sciences, (ACSS 2012), 3-6th May Osaka, Japan, pp. 213-224.