Isah Yinusa (PhD) was a Principal Lecturer in the Department of Chemistry at Federal College of Education, Okene, Kogi State between 1997 and 2013 before transferring his services to the Federal University Lokoja in December 2013 as a Lecturer in the Department of Chemistry. He holds a Ph.D. and M.Sc. Degrees in Organic Chemistry from Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria, Nigeria in the year 2013 and 2007 respectively. He obtained his Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) degree in Chemistry from Bayero University, Kano in 1994. He is a professional Teacher with his Post Graduate Diploma in Education (PGDE) from University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria in 2003. His academic interest is not restricted to Chemistry education alone; he has a Diploma in Computer Science owing to his intellectual prodigy and special interest in Information Communication Technology (ICT). He is a member of various professional bodies/associations among which are; Fellow/Member, Chemical Society of Nigeria, Member, Institute of Chartered Chemist of Nigeria and Member, Teacher Registration Council of Nigeria.
He has served in various capacity as a member of Chemical Society of Nigeria, among which are; Public Relation officer Kogi State Chapter of CSN (2000 to 2003), Secretary, Kogi Chapter of CSN 2004 to 2007, Deputy Vice President North Central of CSN (2014 to 2017) and National Assistant Secretary of CSN (September 2017 to date). He has equally served as a member of organizing committee in the inauguration of the newly constituted board of trustees of CSN in Abuja. Also contributed immensely in the successful hosting and organization of the 2015 annual international conference of CSN in Abuja. He and the Nassarawa chapter of CSN successfully organize the first ever zonal conference of CSN in Nassarawa in 2016
As an outstanding academics, he has attended many local and international conferences. He has equally publish in many local and international journal of repute
He is a member of the following committees in Federal University Lokoja Kogi State; Member University Examination regulation and irregularities Committee, Member Faculty of Science board of Examiners, Chairman Department of Chemistry Examination Committee and Member, Convocation committee Federal University Lokoja. Currently He is the Head of Chemistry department Federal University Lokoja Kogi State, Nigeria. He is married with two (2) Children.