Biography Intro: Sonni Gwanle Tyoden (Born September 22, 1950) is a Nigerian professor of political science, educational administrator, and former vice chancellor of the University of Jos.
NAME: Sonni Gwanle Tyoden
DATE OF BIRTH: Born September 22, 1950
OCCUPATION: Nigerian professor of political science
EDUCATION: Boys Secondary School in Plateau State,University of Ibadan
CAREER AND PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES: He began his career in 1978, as an assistant secretary to Plateau State government Ministry of Establishment. He later became an academic staff of the University of Jos, where he became a full Professor in 1990. After he became a professor in 1990, he was aapointed, head of the department of Political science, University of Abuja He returned to his alma mater, the University of Jos in 2000 and became Dean of the Faculty of social sciences in 2001, a position he held till 2005