Professor Kwasi Obiri-Danso is new KNUST vice chancellor

Professor Kwasi Obiri-Danso is new KNUST vice chancellor

The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has appointed Professor Kwasi Obiri-Danso as its new vice chancellor for the next four years.

Professor Kwasi Obiri-Danso is new KNUST vice chancellor

Prof. Kwasi Obiri-Danso

According an announcement by the university’s council his appointment takes effect from August 1, 2016, to June 31, 2020.

The appointment of Prof. Obiri-Danso was announced after the council of the university held its 238th special meeting on Thursday.

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Prof. Obiri-Danso holds a bachelors degree in biological science and an MPhil in food microbiology from the KNUST and a Ph.D. in environmental microbiology from Lancaster university in the United Kingdom.

He is currently the provost of the college of science at the KNUST.

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