Olawale Awe is presently an Assistant Professor of Statistics at the Department of Mathematical Sciences, Anchor University, Lagos. He holds an MBA (Finance) and M.Sc, Ph.D. (Statistics) from Obafemi Awolowo University and University of Ibadan, Nigeria, respectively. He was a visiting scholar and statistical collaborator at the Department of Statistics, Virginia Tech and BECCA Lab of the University of Pennsylvania, USA. His research interests include time series analysis, Bayesian econometrics and computational statistics with applications to macroeconomic and atmospheric/environmental variables. He has attended and presented papers in several international conferences and served as facilitator in many capacity-building workshops in Nigeria and beyond. He is a member of several professional organizations and he presently sits on the Council of the International Society for Business and Industrial Statistics, Netherlands.