Profile of the Provost
Dr. Amos Bulus Cirfat is the new substantive Provost of the Federal College of Education Pankshin. His appointment letter which was signed by the Honourable Minister of Education Mallam Adamu Adamu is with effect from 28th December, 2016 for a period of four (4) years in the first instance.
He is the first substantive Provost to be appointed from within the system who has served as Dean, School of Sciences and Students’ Affairs as well as Chairman of the SERVICOM Unit of the institution.
Dr. Amos Bulus Cirfat is a former Deputy Provost of the College, National President of the Science Teachers’ Association of Nigeria, STAN, and a Chief Lecturer in the Biology Department of the school of Sciences of the institution.
He is a teacher to the core, scholar, distinguished administrator, unionist, loving and committed husband, caring father, loving friend, youth mentor, people and grassroot mobiliser, God fearing, humble, respectful, reasonable, and a responsible Nigerian.
Born on 6th June, 1958 to the family of Baba Bulus Cirfat of Kwanpe, Bwarat District of Langtang North Local Government Area of Plateau state, Dr. Amos B. Cirfat holds a Bachelor of Education Degree in Biology Education (ABU, Zaria, 1990), a Master of Science Education Degree from the University of Jos in 1993 and a Doctor of Philosophy Education Degree from the Benue State University in 2014.
The new Provost has also served as a member of various accreditation teams to Colleges of Education across the Country as well as many other national responsibilities. Thus, he is blessed with a massive wealth of knowledge in education and leadership within and outside the College.
He is married to Mrs. Lohya A. Cirfat and blessed with four children.