Dr. Sunday Akin Olukoju

LINKS Institute is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Sunday Olukoju to the position of Director of Academics with the organization. In partnership with the President, the Director of Academics is responsible for instruction, day to day operations and strategic initiatives for LINKS Institute.

Dr. Sunday Olukoju is a distinguished scholar, researcher and community advocate based in Winnipeg, MB. Dr. Olukoju holds a Doctor of Philosophy in Public Policy and Administration from Walden University, and a Master of Arts in Educational studies from Providence University College and Seminary School.

In addition to his long-time roles as student counsellor for the Manitoba Institute of Trades and Technology and support worker for the Winnipeg School Division, Dr. Olukoju has been involved in a variety of community engagement activities for many years including anti-racism initiatives and supporting people living in poverty.

Dr. Olukoju is particularly active in the Nigerian-Canadian community, and is well-known for building relationships. LINKS Institute is excited to benefit from Dr. Olukoju’s inter-disciplinary, collaborative approaches to community development.