Continuity of Operations planning information for the College of Education: Click here


Modupe (Dupe) Irele

brief bio of Dupe

D.Ed., The Pennsylvania State University, 1996
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Education

Dr. Irele teaches masters’ and doctoral students online through the Penn State World Campus. Dr. Irele received her bachelor's and master’s degrees in French from University of Ibadan, Nigeria. She also received a second  master’s degree in education from University College Dublin in Dublin, Republic of Ireland and her doctorate degree from Penn State.

In addition to teaching in the Adult Education program, Dr. Irele also runs an organization for teacher-training and college-bound high school students in West Africa. Her past positions include Program Manager and Co-Coordinator of Evaluation for the World Campus. Dr. Irele has written several articles.

She has two daughters, loves to travel and try her hand at recipes from all over the world.