Popular NSMQ quiz mistress Dr Elsie Kaufmann promoted to Associate Professor at Legon

Popular NSMQ quiz mistress Dr Elsie Kaufmann promoted to Associate Professor at Legon

Dr Elsie Kaufmann has been promoted to the role of Associate Professor at the University of Ghana

She has been assigned to the Department of Biomedical Engineering

Prior to the new role, Dr Kaufmann was a senior lecturer in Ghana's premier university

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Popular Ghanaian quiz mistress of the National Science and Maths Quiz (NSMQ), Dr Elsie Effah Kaufmann, has been promoted from her rank as a senior lecturer.

Now, the University of Ghana lecturer will play the role of an Associate Professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering.

Reports sighted by YEN.com.gh on Peacefmonline have it that the full-time lecturer of Ghana's premier university was the founder of the said department.

Popular NSMQ quiz mistress Dr Elsie Kaufmann promoted to Associate Professor at Legon
Dr Elsie Kaufmann
Source: UGC

She went on to serve as the head of the same department between 2006 and 2012, and between 2014 and 2016.

Dr Elsie Effah Kaufmann is mostly known for her role as the principal quiz mistress of the National Science and Maths Quiz (NSMQ).

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Her teaching and research focus on Tissue Engineering, Biomaterials and the application of Biomedical Engineering concepts to the solution of problems in the Ghanaian context.

She is currently the President of the Ghana Society of Biomedical Engineers.

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He revealed how he had to push trucks and "sell everything sellable" just to be able to get some money to get by in life.

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