Yahaya Ibrahim Yero PhD is an Associate Professor with the Department of Religious Studies, Federal University, Kashere, Gombe State. He holds a Bachelor of Arts (Arabic Studies) and M. A., Combined (Arabic and Islamic Studies) from University of Jos and PhD (Islamic Studies), Bayero University, Kano.
Dr. Yahaya began his career as a Lecturer with the University of Jos where he served between 1991 and 2005. He subsequently transferred his services to Umaru Musa Yar’adua University, UMYU, Katsina where he served up to 2012. He is currently the Deputy Dean Faculty of Humanities, Management and Social Sciences, Federal University, Kashere, Gombe State.
Dr. Yahaya Ibrahim served in various administrative capacities in the Universities he taught including; Member, Curriculum Committee, Senate Business Committee and Committee on Review of Guidelines for Promotion of Academic Staff among others. In recognition of his administrative experience, the Bauchi State Government appointed him, Provost 0f A. D. Rufa’I, College of Legal and Islamic Studies, Misau where he served from 2005–2009.
Dr. Yahaya is a renowned Islamic scholar and an Academic of high repute. He speaks Hausa, Arabic and English in order of proficiency. He is happily married and blessed with children.