I received her B.Sc in Computer Engineering from Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria and also bagged a M.Sc. degree in Computer Science from the same institution. She is currently a doctoral student in the same department.
LAWAL has been a Lecturer at the Department of Computer Science and Engineering since 2014 where she teaches and carries out research.Her research interests are in Pervasive and Mobile Computing, Wireless Sensors and networking.
She is a registered Engineer with the Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN) as well as the Nigeria Society of Engineers (NSE), (MNSE R. 43460).