Isabelle Adolé Glitho-Akueson is Full Professor of Animal Biology (specialty in Entomology) in Université de Lomé (Togo). She was Invited Professor at the Université de Tours (France) from 1993 to 2011, at the Université de Niamey (Niger) and at the Université de Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) from 1990 to 2015.

With more than 35 years of experience in teaching and research, she has more than 120 papers, 70 communications and 3 scientific books in several areas of Entomology (Integrate Pest Management and insect vectors Management). To date, she trained more than 50 young researchers from different countries in Africa, especially in agricultural and medical entomology.

She is holder of the UNESCO Chair "Women, Science and Sustainable Water Management in West Africa” and President of the Regional Experts Commission of West Africa for Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie (CRE-DRAO/AUF). Isabelle Glitho is the Vice-Président of Togolese National Academy of Science, Art and Letters (ANSALT) and the African Academy of Sciences fellow. Professor Glitho is Officer of Togo Academic Palms, Knight of CAMES Academic Palms, Knight of La Légion d’Honneur (France) and Laureate for the Regional African Union Kwame Nkrumah Scientific Award 2013.