Dr. Bobadoye Ayodotun is the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the Global Emerging Pathogens Treatment Consortium (GET). He has a B.Sc. Animal Science (University of Ibadan, Nigeria), M. Tech, Animal Production and Health (Federal U niversity of Technology, Akure, Nigeria), Executive Masters Project Management (Project Management College London) and PhD Climate Change and Adaptation (Institute for Climate Change and Adaptation, University of Nairobi, Kenya). He has over 15 years research and teaching experience with African Technology and Policy Studies Network, Nairobi, Kenya (ATPS) and Forestry Research Institute of Nigeria (FRIN). He is a scholar of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Washington, DC; and also, a scholar of Africa Science Service Center on Climate Change and Adapted Land Use (WASCAL). Dr. Bobadoye has led many internationally funded research projects bordering on climate change, natural resource management, science, technology and innovation (STI); innovation systems; development issues; policy development, analysis and advocacy; epidemiology; biosecurity and private sector engagements. He is a member of many professional organizations and has published over 50 journal articles in reputable journals.