MCRL is administered by a committee made up of seasoned professors appointed by the Vice-Chancellor representing a broad range of disciplines, and having the MacArthur Grant Liaison Officer, the Dean of the Postgraduate School, and the Director of the Equipment Maintenance Centre as statutory members. The Director is in charge of the day to day running of the laboratory.
The present composition of the Administrative Committee for the MCRL is as follows:
Prof. P. C. Onianwa (Chairman) Dept of Chemistry
Prof. A. O. Adegoke (Director) Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry
Prof. A. A. Omoloye Dept of Crop Protection & Environmental Biology
Prof. A. O. Coker Dept of Civil Engineering
Prof. J. I. Anetor Dept of Chemical Pathology
Prof. Bamidele I. Olu-Owolabi Dept of Chemistry
Prof. B. O. Emikpe Dept of Veterinary Pathology
Prof. O. A. Adaramoye Dept of Biochemistry
Dr. Elizabeth O. Oloruntoba Dept of Environmental Health Sciences
MacArthur Grant Liaison Officer
Provost, Postgraduate College
Director, Equipment Maintenance Centre
User Sub-Committees and Technologists Committee
User Sub-committees, made up of scientists familiar with the respective items of equipment and chaired by senior academics, together with the Technologists Committee, ensure proper use and regular maintenance of equipment and effective cost recovery for sustainability through the charging of appropriate fees. They ensure adherence to standard operating procedures and quality assurance protocols for specific items of equipment.