CK. Tedam University of Technology & Applied Sciences
Dr. Vincent Anum Ankamah-Lomotey, an expert in Curriculum Development, Science Communication, Research Uptake, and Utilisation has over twenty years’ experience in Higher Education Management. He joined Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Kumasi as an Assistant Registrar in July 1998 and rose through the ranks to the position of a Deputy Registrar. He served as the Deputy Registrar, General Administration, Academic and Students Affairs, University Relations, the College of Engineering, and the College of Science at different times in his career. He was at a point Faculty Registrar, Faculty of Agriculture. In addition to his administrative responsibilities, he is a part-time lecturer in Integrated Science at the Institute of Educational Studies, KNUST.
Dr. Ankamah-Lomotey graduated from the University of Cape Coast with a bachelor’s degree in Physics (Major) and Mathematics (Minor) and a Diploma in Education. After five (5) years of teaching Science and Mathematics, he was awarded the Oversee Development Administration (ODA) now DFID scholarship to study at the University of Bristol, United Kingdom, where he undertook and graduated with a Master of Science Education in 1996 after which he came back to teaching for an additional five (5) years before joining KNUST. He obtained his Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Science and Technology Studies with specialization in Research Uptake and Utilisation from the University of Stellenbosch, South Africa.
He has been a leader of more than ten (10) international students’ recruitment teams across Africa, an External Assessor, Reviewer, Member of Committees for the Appointment of Registrars, Member/Secretary of Committees for the appointment of Vice-Chancellors, Member of Technical Resource Team, Knowledge for Change (K4C); an International Consortium for Training in Community-Based Research, Social Science and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC), Canada, among other various executive positions and capacities.
He was the Champion of the Development Research Uptake in Sub-Saharan Africa (DRUSSA) Programme in KNUST. He is the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) Champion for KNUST, a member of the ACU’s network for Higher Education and the Sustainable Development Goals. He is an international conference speaker on Higher Education and Responsible University.
Dr. Ankamah-Lomotey is married to Mrs. Alberta Y. Lomotey, a lecturer at the Department of Nursing, KNUST. They are blessed with three children, two daughters and a son.