Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria.

ABOUT

I was born and brought up in Bokkos LGA of Plateau State. I went to Nomadic Primary School, Ungwan Gaya; United Baptist High School,Tanti Bokkos; and Ahmadu Bello University Zaria.

Full Name: Salisu Zubairu Gaya
Department: Institute of Computing & ICT
LGA/State of Origin: Bokkos/Plateau
Marital Status: Married
Languages spoken: English, Fulfulde, Hausa
Office Address: Cisco Networking Academy, Institute of Computing & ICT,
Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria.
Phone Number: 07036890546, 08174726490
E-mail Addresses: sgzubairu@abu.eu.ng, salisugaya@gmail.com

Working Experience

  • Senior Computer Operator, Iya Abubakar Computer Centre, ABU Zaria (2013-2014)
  • Senior Computer Operator, Institute of Computing & ICT, ABU Zaria (2014 to Date)
  • Web Master, Faculty of Life Sciences and Faculty of Physical Sciences), ABU Zaria (2014 to Date)
  • Facilitator - Exams Logic Software Training for ABU PG School, Institute of Computing & ICT, ABU Zaria. (2015)
  • Finance Office, Division of Agricultural Colleges, ABU Zaria (2015 - 2016 )
  • Facilitator - Staff Web Presence Training (SWEPT), Institute of Computing & ICT, ABU Zaria (2016)
  • Member, Central Organizing Committee (COC) of the 15th Annual International Conference and the Nigerian Material Congress (NIMACON 2016) held at ABU Hotels, ABU Zaria (2016)
  • Instructor/Laboratories Coordinator - Cisco Networking Academy, ABU Zaria, (2016 - Date)
  • Generation/Assignment of Matriculation numbers to newly admitted students in Faculty of Physical & Faculty Life Sciences for 2015/2016 and 2016/2017 academic sessions

I joined the service of the Ahmadu Bello University Zaria in June, 2013 where I worked as a Senior Computer Operator at Iya Abubakar Computer Centre. I was appointed as the Webmaster of the Faculty of Physical Sciences and Faculty of Life Sciences, Ahmadu Bello University Zaria in 2014, where I developed and maintained the following websites in the two faculties.

Educational Qualifications

  1. Nomadic Primary School, Ungwan Gaya,
    Bokkos LGA, Plateau State. (1994 – 1999)
  2. United Baptist High School, Tanti
    Bokkos LGA, Plateau State. (2000 - 2006)
  3. Islamic Orientation Secondary School, Barikin Ladi LGA, Plateau State. (2008)
B.Eng Electrical & Computer, ABU Zaria
Diploma in Computer Engineering, ABU Zaria

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
CCNA R&S: Instructor Professional Development Course
IT Essentials: PC Hardware and Software

Additional Qualifications

  1. Introduction to Cybersecurity, (2017)
  2. Cisco Academy Orientation Course (IPD), (2017)
  3. Introduction to Internet of Things (IoT), (2017)
  4. Information Management Professional Training Program (IIM Africa Foundation Certificate), ABU Zaria. (2015)
  5. Computer Hardware and Software Maintenance, Institute of Computing & ICT, ABU Zaria. (2015)
  6. Mathematical Modelling with MapleSim/Maple18, Faculty of Engineering [ABU] - Workshop I & II, (2014)
  7. Teaching Concepts with Formative e-Assessment (Maple T.A.) Ahmadu Bello University Zaria. (2014)
  8. Systems and Campus Network Administration Using Open Source tools, Institute of Computing & ICT, ABU Zaria (2014)
  9. Peer Educator’s Training course (Certificate), United Baptist High School, Tanti, Bokkos (2004)

International Conferences Organized/Attended

  1. 15th Annual International Conference and the Nigerian Material Congress (NIMACON 2016), held at ABU Hotels, Ahmadu Bello University Zaria. 21st - 25th November, 2016
  2. Cisco Web Seminar: Global Instructor Professional Development (IPD) Week. 6th - 10th March, 2017

Awards

  1. CCNA Merit Certificate, Cisco Systems, Inc. (2015)
  2. Presidential Merit Award, Presented at the 15th Annual International Conference and the Nigerian Material Congress (NIMACON 2016) held at ABU Hotels, ABU Zaria. (2016)

Hobies

    Surfing the Internet, Research and Travelling.

Contact

Cisco Networking Academy, Institute of Computing & ICT, ABU Zaria.
salisugaya@gmail.com, sgzubairu@abu.edu.ng
+2347036890546