Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship Program | Hosts and Fellows Selected

Hosts and Fellows Selected

Round 2

Hosts and Fellows Selected

 
   
By Host Country  
   

Host Institution

Fellow

Professor Samuel Ampadu Professor Fred Boadu
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana Duke University, North Carolina
College of Engineering Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Field of Study: Engineering Field of Study: Engineering
Project: Collaborative Multi-disciplinary Research for Tackling Various Societal Challenges; Curriculum Co-development of the Content and Scope of a New Post-graduate Program in Applied Geophysics to be Mounted; Graduate Student Training and Mentoring by Co-directing the Research of Post Graduate Students

   
Dr. Richard Avuglah Dr. Vincent Agboto
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana Meharry Medical College, Tennessee
National Institute for Mathematical Sciences Department of Family and Community Medicine
Field of Study: Mathematics Field of Study: Mathematics
Project: Building Capacity Through Curriculum Co-development, Teaching and Research in Statistics and Bio-statistics
   
Professor Esi Awuah Dr. Paul Ankomah
University of Energy and Natural Resources, Ghana North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, North Carolina
School of Natural Resources Department of Human Performance and Leisure Studies
Field of Study: Travel/Tourism Field of Study: Travel/Tourism
Project: Curriculum Development for Distance Learning Program in Ecotourism and Mentoring of Young Lecturers and Students
   
Professor Samuel Bonsu Professor Kwasi Amoako-Gyampah
Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration, Ghana University of North Carolina Greensboro, North Carolina
School of Business Department of Information Systems and Supply Chain Management
Field of Study: Business Field of Study: Business
Project: Strengthening of Operations Management Curriculum in Existing Master's Program, Support New PhD Program and Mentor New Faculty and Graduate Students in Business
   
Professor Samuel Bonsu Professor Isaa Kwabena Otchere
Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration, Ghana Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada
School of Business Sprott School of Business
Field of Study: Business Field of Study: Accounting/Finance
Project: Strengthening of Master's Degree Programs, Support for New PhD Program and Mentoring of Faculty and Students
   
Dr. Mary Opare Dr. Patricia Ukaigwe
Central University College, Ghana  Fairleigh Dickenson University, New Jersey
Department of Nursing Henry P. Becton School of Nursing and Allied Health
Field of Study: Nursing Field of Study: Nursing
Project: Curriculum Development in Graduate Nursing Education
   
Professor Kolawale Raheem Professor George Dei
University of Education, Winneba, Ghana  University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
Center for School and Community Science and Technology Studies, Institute for Educational Research and Innovation Studies Department of Social Justice Education
Field of Study: Education Field of Study: Education
Project: Africanizing School and Community Science and Technology Education Curriculum Involving Co-development of PhD Program in Education, Leadership, Innovation and Change; Collaborative Book Development; Mentoring PhD Students; Teaching Postgraduate Courses; Collaborative Research; Capacity-building Seminars
   
Dr. Evans Basweti Dr. Theophilus Udeigwe
Kisii University, Kenya Texas Tech University, Texas
Faculty of Agriculture and Natural Resources Management Department of Plant and Soil Science
Field of Study: Agriculture Field of Study: Agriculture
Project: Graduate Student Training and Mentoring to Develop Strong, Research-Oriented Students Who Can Initiate Project Proposals for Funding and Write Academic Work and Scientific Papers
   
Dr. Caroline Chemosit Dr. John Rugutt
University of Kabianga, Kenya Illinois State University, Illinois
Department of Education Administration, Psychology and Foundation Department of Educational Administration and Foundations
Field of Study: Home Education Field of Study: Education
Project: Research Methodology and Data Analysis; Capacity Building and Mentoring of Graduate Students
   
Dr. Mark Erupe Dr. Albert Korir
Moi University, Kenya Drury University, Missouri
School of Biological and Physical Sciences Department of Chemistry
Field of Study: Chemistry Field of Study: Chemistry
Project: Co-curriculum Development in Analytical Chemistry: Using Innovative Technology for Teaching in a Reverse, Flipped Class Model
   
Professor Agnes Gathumbi Dr. Moses Ochanji
Kenyatta University, Kenya California State University San Marcos, California
Center for International Programs and Collaborations School of Education
Field of Study: Education Field of Study: Education
Project: Online Curriculum Co-Development and Materials for the Teacher Professional Development Program
   
Dr. Wandia Njoya Professor Jean Ngoya Kidula
Daystar University, Kenya University of Georgia, Georgia
Department of Language and Performing Arts Musicology/Ethnomusicology Program
Field of Study: Music Field of Study: Music
Project: Curriculum Co-Development for Graduate Study in Contemporary Kenyan and World Music; Establishing Institutional Framework for Instrumental Performance and for Collaboration Between Local and World Artists; Strengthening the Pedagogy and Training of Music Teachers
   
Dr. Paul Okanda Professor Charlie Obimbo
United States International University, Kenya University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada
School of Science and Technology School of Computer Science
Field of Study: Information Sciences Field of Study: Computer Science
Project: Curriculum Co-development, Graduate Supervision and Collaboration with Faculty to Teach Computer Security and Mobile Technology
   
Professor Sheila Okoth Dr. Anne Osano
University of Nairobi, Kenya Bowie State University, Maryland
School of Biological Sciences Department of Natural Sciences
Field of Study: Biology Field of Study: Biology
Project: Collaborative Research on the Metabololite Diversity of Neem, Kenyan Tropical Varieties of Azadirachta indica A. Juss
   
Dr. Hilda Omae Dr. Penina Kamina
Kisii University, Kenya State University of New York, Oneonta, New York
Faculty of Education and Human Resource Development Department of Elementary Education and Reading
Field of Study: Education Field of Study: Education
Project: Strengthening Existing Courses in Mathematics Education; Co-curriculum Development in Mathematics Education for Graduate and PhD Programs; Collaborative Research in Mathematics Education; Growing Research Capacity Through Training, Mentoring and Supervision of Postgraduate Students
   
Professor George Rading Dr. Andrew Otieno
University of Nairobi, Kenya Northern Illinois University, Illinois
Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering Department of Technology
Field of Study: Engineering Field of Study: Engineering
Project: Refining Manufacturing Engineering Curriculum to Inculcate Manufacturing Automation; Examining a PhD Candidate and Teaching a Graduate Course in Metallurgical Engineering
   
Professor Paul Shiundu Dr. Rachel Ndonye
The Technical University of Kenya, Kenya Montgomery College, Maryland
Department of Chemical Sciences and Technology Department of Chemistry
Field of Study: Chemistry Field of Study: Chemistry
Project: Co-develop New Undergraduate Curriculum in Medicinal Chemistry; Review and Strengthen Existing Courses to Make them Practically Oriented and Mentor Female Students
   
Dr. Adeolu Adedapo Dr. Momoh Yakubu
University of Ibadan, Nigeria Texas Southern University, Texas
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine Department of Environmental and Interdisciplinary Sciences
Field of Study: Environmental Sciences Field of Study: Medical Sciences
Project: Collaborative Research in Pharmacology and Environmental Toxicology; Growing Research Capacity and Output; Mentoring Graduate Students in Pharmacology
   
Professor Abudu Adepetu Dr. Aondover Tarhule
Kaduna State University, Nigeria University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma
Department of Geography Department of Geography and Environmental Sustainability
Field of Study: Geography Field of Study: Geography
Project: Graduate Teaching, Training and Mentoring to Enhance Research Skills in Geography
   
Dr. Johnson Adesodun Professor Emmanuel Babatunde
Federal University of Agriculture, Nigeria The Lincoln University, Pennsylvania
Department of Soil Science and Land Management Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice
Field of Study: Anthropology Field of Study: Anthropology
Project: Research Collaboration for Graduate Students of Soil Science to Compare Their Positivistic-empirical Methodology of Environmental Preservation With Native Views on Environmental Conservation and Uses of Food
   
Professor Sunday Adewumi Dr. Adam Wanakaya
Federal University Lokoja, Nigeria Missouri State University, Missouri
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences and Faculty of Science Department of Chemistry
Field of Study: Interdisciplinary Studies Field of Study: Chemistry
Project: Capacity Building Workshops for Research and Grant Proposal Writing; Links for Collaboration and Mentorship
   
Professor Benjamin Adewuyi Professor Peter Kalu
Federal University of Technology Akure, Nigeria Florida A&M University, Florida
Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering Department of Mechanical Engineering
Field of Study: Engineering Field of Study: Engineering
Project: Curriculum Review and Co-Development; Research Collaboration for Masters' and PhD students in Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, Graduate Student Mentoring and Training in Material Science, Nanotechnology, High Strength Alloy Material Development and Composite Materials, Strengthening Existing Collaboration With our University at the Undergraduate and Postgraduate Level
   
Professor Charles Adisa Dr. Ben Kalu
Abia State University, Nigeria Liberty University, Virginia
College of Medicine and Health Sciences Department of Biology and Chemistry
Field of Study: Medical Sciences Field of Study: Medical Sciences
Project: Molecular Characterization of Breast Cancers To Improve Treatment Outcomes in Nigerian Women; Collaborative Research in the Use of Advanced Molecular Biology Techniques to Identify the Genetic Signatures of Breast Cancers; Curriculum Co-development for a New Genetic Research Institute; Mentoring Medical Students in Genetic Research
   
Professor Adigun Agbaje Professor Mojubaolu Okome
University of Ibadan, Nigeria Brooklyn College, The City University of New York, New York
Department of Political Science Department of Political Science
Field of Study: Political Science Field of Study: Political Science
Project: Curriculum Co-Development, Research and Mentoring of Graduate Students in Gender, International Trade Policy and Globalization
   
Professor Lenrie Aina Dr. Isola Ajiferuke
University of Ilorin, Nigeria University of Western Ontario, Ontario, Canada
Department of Library and Information Science Faculty of Information and Media Studies
Field of Study: Library Science Field of Study: Information Sciences
Project: Graduate Teaching, Training and Mentoring in Statistical Methods for Library and Information Science to Improve Research and Grant Writing Capacity
   
Professor Sunday Ajayi Dr. Amos Olagunju
Caleb University, Nigeria St. Cloud State University, Minnesota
College of Pure and Applied Sciences Department of Computer Science and Information Technology
Field of Study: Computer Science Field of Study: Computer Science
Project: Curriculum Co-Development for New Undergraduate Degree in Information Technology; Strengthen Existing Curriculum in Computer Science and Initiate Protocol for Postgraduate Program in Computer Science
   
Professor Aderemi Atayero Professor Tokunbo Ogunfunmi
Covenant University, Nigeria Santa Clara University, California
Department of Electrical and Information Engineering Department of Electrical Engineering
Field of Study: Engineering Field of Study: Engineering
Project: Curriculum Co-Development for New Bachelor's Degree in a Novel Branch of Communications Engineering, Internet of Things Engineering; Collaborative Research in Signal Processing for Biometrics and Communication to Grow Research Capacity; Mentor Graduate Students in Communication and Computer Engineering
   
Professor Abi Derefaka Dr. Temitope Oriola
University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
Institute of Niger Delta Studies, Department of Sociology Department of Sociology
Field of Study: Sociology Field of Study: Sociology
Project: Curriculum Co-Development on Violent Protest Movements and Insurgencies and in the Sociology of Terrorism and Social Movements; Establishing a Research Group to Conduct Research on the Crime-Protest Nexus
 
Professor Christopher Eze  Dr. Uche Nwankwo 
Federal University of Technology Owerri, Nigeria  University of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada 
Department of Agricultural Economics  Department of Economics 
Field of Study: Agriculture Field of Study: Economics 
Project: Strengthening Curriculum Capacity for Promoting and Facilitating Value Chains in the Agri-food Sector to Reduce Food Insecurity and Enhancing Research Capacities and Skills Among Scholars 
   
Dr. Sheriff Folarin Professor Peyibomi Soinka-Airewele
Covenant University, Nigeria Ithaca College, New York
Department of Political Science and International Relations Department of Politics
Field of Study: Political Science Field of Study: International Relations
Project: Curiculum Co-development in Strategic and Policy Studies with Web- and Classroom-Based Simulations; Use of Cinema and Other Media to Teach Peace and Conflict Studies; Advancing Institutional Collaboration for Mentoring
   
Dr. Adegoke Melodi Professor James Momoh
Federal University of Technology Akure, Nigeria Howard University, Washington, DC
Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Field of Study: Engineering Field of Study: Engineering
Project: Curriculum Review and Co-Development in Electrical Power Systems Engineering and Co-Mentoring of Graduate Students; Collaborative Research in Expansion Planning and Optimization for Electricity Systems
 
Professor Isidore Obot Professor James Gire
University of Uyo, Nigeria Virginia Military Institute, Virginia
Faculty of Social Sciences Department of Psychology
Field of Study: Psychology Field of Study: Psychology
Project: Curriculum Co-development for Graduate Degrees in Psychology; Mentoring Junior Scholars in Research and Publishing in Psychology
 
Professor Oluwatoyin Ogundipe Professor Kiya Felix Famoye
University of Lagos, Nigeria Central Michigan University, Michigan
Department of Mathematics Department of Mathematics
Field of Study: Mathematics Field of Study: Mathematics
Project: Graduate Student Teaching, Training, Mentoring and Collaborative Research in Statistics
 
Dr. Benjamin Ogunfolakan Professor Akinwumi Ogundiran
Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria University of North Carolina at Charlotte, North Carolina
Natural History Museum Department of Africana Studies 
Field of Study: Anthropology Field of Study: Interdisciplinary Studies 
Project: Exhibition Planning and Co-Curriculum Development for the Archaeology and Biodiversity of Sacred Groves
   
Dr. Vincent Okore  Dr. Angela Shogbon 
University of Nigeria, Nsukka  Mercer University, Georgia 
Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences  College of Pharmacy 
Field of Study: Medical Sciences  Field of Study: Medical Sciences 
Project: Enhancing Curriculum With Best Clinical Pharmacy Practices 
 
Professor Chukwuma Okoye Professor Olusegun Ojewuyi
University of Ibadan, Nigeria Southern Illinois University Carbondale, Illinois 
Department of Theater Arts  Department of Theater 
Field of Study: Drama/Theater Arts  Field of Study: Drama/Theater Arts 
Project: Collaborate in Directing a Play; Teach Graduate Students Directing; Co-review Graduate Curriculum; Co-Edit a Special Issue of Departmental Journal on Intercultural Performance 
 
Dr. Mabel Osifo  Dr. Grace Ogiehor-Enoma 
University of Benin, Nigeria  Hunter College, The City College of New York, New York 
Department of Nursing Science  School of Nursing 
Field of Study: Nursing  Field of Study: Nursing 
Project: Creating Service Learning Opportunities and Healthier Villages Within the Context of Community Health Nursing Education to Strengthen Existing Curriculum and Mentor Students 
 
Professor Olatunde Salawu Professor Irene Osisioma 
National Open University of Nigeria, Nigeria  California State University Dominguez Hills, California 
School of Education  Department of Teacher Education 
Field of Study: Education  Field of Study: Education 
Project: Curriculum Co-development, Supervision and Mentoring for New PhD Degree in Science Education 
 
Professor Rosemary Soetan  Professor Ousseina Alidou 
Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria  Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, New Jersey 
Center for Gender and Social Policy Studies  Department of African, Middle Eastern and South Asian Languages and Literatures 
Field of Study: Gender Studies  Field of Study: Linguistics 
 
  Dr. Abena Busia 
  Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey 
  Department of Women's and Gender Studies 
  Field of Study: Literature 
 
Project: Gender and Transformative Leadership Project: Co-develop and Strengthen Existing Curriculum in Gender Studies 
 
Professor Iorapuu Tor  Dr. Damascus Kafumbe 
University of Jos, Nigeria  Middlebury College, Vermont 
Department of Music  Department of Music 
Field of Study: Music  Field of Study: Music 
Project: Curriculum Co-Development for New B.A. Degree in Music and Graduate Student Training and Mentoring 
 
Professor Benjamin Ubi  Dr. Nnadozie Oraguzie 
Cross River University of Technology, Nigeria  Washington State University, Washington 
Department of Agronomy  Department of Horticulture 
Field of Study: Agriculture  Field of Study: Agriculture 
Project: Collaborative Research and Development in Horticulture, Strengthening Curriculum in Horticulture and Mentoring Graduate Students and Staff 
 
Professor Juan Bornman  Professor Brenda Louw 
University of Pretoria, South Africa  East Tennessee State University, Tennessee 
Center for Augmentative and Alternative Communication  Department of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology 
Field of Study: Language  Field of Study: Language 
Project: Collaborative Research on Cross-cultural Translation of Communication Assessment Measures : Using the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health for Children and Youth as a Basis 
 
Professor Lawrence Braack  Dr. Anthony Cornel 
University of Pretoria, South Africa  University of California, Davis, California 
Zoonoses Research Unit; Department of Medical Virology  Department of Entomology and Nematology 
Field of Study: Medical Sciences  Field of Study: Biology 
Project: Collaborative Research in Medical Entomology on Mosquito-borne Pathogens; Graduate Student Training and Mentoring in Medical Entomology; Knowledge and Skills Transfer in Molecular Biological and Mosquito Systematics 
 
Professor Pierre Du Toit  Dr. Johannes Botes
Stellenbosch University, South Africa  University of Baltimore, Maryland 
Department of Political Science  School of Public and International Affairs
Field of Study: Political Science Field of Study: Political Science 
Project: Co-development of Curriculum and Presentation of Conflict Mediation Module in Graduate Degree in Political Science; Collaborative Research on the Development of the Conflict Resolution Field in South Africa and on the Challenges of the National Development Plan in South Africa 
 
Dr. Pia Lamberti  Dr. Cecile Badenhorst
University of Johannesburg, South Africa  Memorial University of Newfoundland, Newfoundland, Canada
Postgraduate Center  Faculty of Education 
Field of Study: Education  Field of Study: Education
Project: Research Writing Development Workshop Collaboration 
 
Dr. Boiketlo Mongoato Professor Mumbi Mwangi 
Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, South Africa   St. Cloud State University, Minnesota 
Center for the Advancement of Non-Racialism and Democracy  Department of Ethnic and Women's Studies 
Field of Study: Gender Studies  Field of Study: Gender Studies 
Project: An Institutionalized, Interdisciplinary Approach to Teaching, Research and Student Mentoring as Well as Addressing Pressing Issues of Gender Disparity in the Host University and in Higher Education Across Africa 
 
Professor Clifford Odimegwu  Dr. Winfred Avogo 
University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa  Illinois State University, Illinois 
Demography and Population Studies Program  Department of Sociology and Anthropology 
Field of Study: Interdisciplinary Studies  Field of Study: Sociology 
Project: Strengthening Training and Research in African Demography 
 
Dr. James Oguttu  Professor Agricola Odoi 
University of South Africa, South Africa  The University of Tennessee, Knoxville 
College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences  Department of Comparative Medicine 
Field of Study: Veterinary Medicine Field of Study: Veterinary Medicine 
Project: Research Collaboration in Spatial Epidemiology and Veterinary Public Health; Co-develop New Short Learning Program in Spatial Epidemiology for Practitioners in Veterinary and Human Health 
 
Professor Helen Schneider  Professor Richard Laing 
University of the Western Cape, South Africa  Boston University, Massachusetts 
School of Public Health  School of Public Health 
Field of Study: Public Health  Field of Study: Public Health 
Project: Curriculum Co-development and Graduate Teaching in Face-to-Face Short Courses and Online Modules in Pharmaceutical Public Health and Policy 
 
Professor Maxi Schoeman  Professor Abdi Samatar 
University of Pretoria, South Africa  University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, Minnesota 
Department of Political Sciences  Department of Geography, Environment and Society 
Field of Study: Political Science  Field of Study: Geography
Project: Curriculum Co-development for a Postgraduate Research Methodology Module in Political Sciences and Graduate Student Training and Mentoring 
 
Professor Dee Smythe  Dr. Sindiso Mnisi Weeks 
University of Cape Town, South Africa  University of New Hampshire 
Center for Law and Society  School of Law 
Field of Study: Law  Field of Study: Law 
Project: Workshop and Colloquium to Present Research on Pathways to Justice in Rural KwaZulu Natal 
 
Dr. Issa Malecela  Dr. Mutindi Ndunda 
Muslim University of Morogoro, Tanzania  College of Charleston, South Carolina 
Faculty of Arts and Humanities  Department of Teacher Education 
Field of Study: Education  Field of Study: Education 
Project: Curriculum Co-development of Courses for On-line Delivery Through Moodle and a Course on Teaching English Language Learners Through the Content Area 
 
Professor Kien Mteta  Professor Christine Trupin 
Tumaini University, Kilimanjaro Christian Medical College, Tanzania  Meharry Medical College, Tennessee 
School of Medicine  School of Graduate Studies and Research 
Field of Study: Medical Sciences  Field of Study: Public Health
Project: Curriculum Co-development for a Community Based Education Program With Situation Analysis to Identify Strengths, Gaps and Opportunities and for Developing Partnerships With Key Stakeholders for Sustainable Decentralized Learning Centers 
 
Professor Karoli Njau  Dr. Joshua Idassi 
The Nelson Mandela African Institution of Science and Technology, Tanzania  North Carolina Agriculture and Technical State University, North Carolina 
School of Materials, Energy, Water and Environmental Sciences  Cooperative Extension Program 
Field of Study: Agriculture  Field of Study: Agriculture 
Project: Collaborative Research on Community Based Small Scale Irrigation Technologies in Agroforestry and Co-development of Agroforestry Curriculum for New Master Concentration in Sustainable Agriculture 
 
Dr. Sylvia Baluka  Professor Wilson Rumbeiha 
Makerere University, Uganda  Iowa State University of Science and Technology, Iowa 
College of Veterinary Medicine, Animal Resources and Biosecurity  College of Veterinary Medicine 
Field of Study: Veterinary Medicine   Field of Study: Veterinary Medicine
Project: Review the Masters of Science in Animal Products Processing, Safety and Entrepreneurship Curriculum and Establish Research Collaborations and Joint Graduate Student Mentoring 
 
Dr. Annabella Basaza-Ejira  Professor Faith-Michael Uzoka 
Mbarara University of Science and Technology, Uganda  Mount Royal University, Alberta, Canada 
Institute of Computer Science  Department of Computer Science and Information Systems 
Field of Study: Computer Science  Field of Study: Information Sciences 
Project: Refine and Strengthen Existing Curriculum and Co-Develop New Graduate Courses in Software Engineering; Grow Research Capacity and Interaction With Graduate Students; Submit Joint Grant Proposals in Information Communication Technology for Development 
 
Mr. Zechariah Biar  Dr. Jasmine Renner 
LivingStone International University, Uganda  East Tennessee State University, Tennessee 
Quality Assurance Unit  Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis 
Field of Study: Education Field of Study: Education 
Project: Research Collaboration to Evaluate Kindle Implementation 
 
Dr. Gabriel Kasozi  Professor Peter Nkedi-Kizza 
Makerere University, Uganda  University of Florida, Florida 
Department of Chemistry  Department of Soil and Water Science 
Field of Study: Environmental Sciences  Field of Study: Agriculture 
Project: Research Collaboration on Environmental Fate and Transport of Agricultural Chemicals Used for Production of Cash Crops in the Lake Victoria Watershed 
 
Dr. Florence Tushabe  Dr. Joseph Kizza 
Uganda Technology and Management University  University of Tennessee-Chattanooga, Tennessee 
School of Graduate Studies  College of Engineering and Computer Science 
Field of Study: Computer Science  Field of Study: Computer Science 
Project: Teaching, Mentoring and Graduate Research Supervison to Strengthen the Digital Forensics Program 
 

Round 1

Hosts and Fellows Selected

 
   
By Host Country  
   

Host Institution

Fellow

Dr. Suzanne Buchele Dr. Patrick F. Mensah
Ashesi University College, Ghana Southern University and A&M College, Louisiana
Department of Computer Science Department of Mechanical Engineering
Field of Study: Engineering Field of Study: Engineering
Project: Engineering Curriculum Co-Development
   
Dr. Nelson Agbo Dr. Emmanuel A. Frimpong
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Virginia
Department of Fisheries and Watershed Management Department of Fish and Wildlife Conservation
Field of Study: Biology Field of Study: Biology
Project: New Master’s Degree in Aquaculture, Fisheries and Water Resources Management Curriculum Co-Development
   
Dr. Simon Ngigi Dr. Ishmael Irungu Munene
The Catholic University of Eastern Africa, Kenya Northern Arizona University, Arizona
Faculty of Education Department of Educational Leadership
Field of Study: Education Field of Study: Education
Project: Needs Assessment Research Collaboration for Teaching and Learning Center and Development of Training Curriculum Guidelines on Pedagogy and Integration of Information Communication Technology in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education
   
Dr. John Muchiri Dr. Irene Kimaru
Kenya Methodist University, Kenya St. John Fisher College, New York
Faculty of Science and Technology, and Directorate of Research and Development Department of Chemistry
Field of Study: Chemistry Field of Study: Chemistry
Project: Curriculum Co-Development and Collaborative Research in Environmental and Analytical Chemistry
   
Professor Maurice Amutabi Dr. Kefa M. Otiso
Kisii University, Kenya Bowling Green State University, Ohio
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences Department of Geography
Field of Study: Geography Field of Study: Geography
Project: Strengthen Existing Curriculum and Co-Develop New Courses in Geography, Including for Graduate and PhD Programs, Grow Research Capacity
   
Professor Patts Odira Dr. Esther Adhiambo Obonyo
University of Nairobi, Kenya University of Florida, Florida
Department of Civil and Construction Engineering School of Building Construction
Field of Study: Engineering Field of Study: Engineering
Project: Research Training for Graduate Architecture and Engineering Students Based on Learning Through Service Approach
   
Dr. Fredrick Ogenga Dr. Abu Bakarr Bah
Rongo University College, Kenya Northern Illinois University, Illinois
Department of Communication Journalism and Media Studies Department of Sociology
Field of Study: Communications Field of Study: Sociology
Project: Curriculum Co-Development for Graduate Program in Media, Democracy and Peace Studies
   
Dr. Happiness Oselebe Dr. Nwadiuto Esiobu
Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki, Nigeria Florida Atlantic University, Florida
Biotechnology Research and Development Center Department of Biological Sciences
Field of Study: Biology Field of Study: Biology
Project: Curriculum Co-Development in Biotechnology and Soil Microbiology; Enhance Functionality of Biotech Center Laboratory; Train Graduate Students in Biotechnology Techniques
   
Dr. Johnson Adesodun Dr. Kelebogile Setiloane
Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria University of Delaware, Delaware
Department of Nutrition and Dietetics Department of Behavioral Health and Nutrition
Field of Study: Home Economics Field of Study: Public Health
Project: Research Collaboration on Nutrition Education for Vulnerable Groups
   
Ms. Olabukunola Williams Professor Nkechi Madonna Agwu
Federal University for Technology Akure, Nigeria Borough of Manhattan Community College, The City University of New York, New York
Center for Gender Issues in Science and Technology Department of Mathematics
Field of Study: Mathematics Field of Study: Education
Project: Curriculum Co-Development for Teaching Mathematics Based on Nigerian Socio-Cultural Milieau and to Nurture Girls to Consider Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Careers; Capacity Building for Teachers and Research on Curriculum Developed
   
Professor Christian Bolu Professor Leonard C. Onyiah
Federal University Oye-Ekiti, Nigeria St. Cloud State University, Minnesota
Office of the Dean Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Field of Study: Mathematics Field of Study: Mathematics
Project: Curriculum Co-Development and Teaching in Statistical Analysis Software Programming and Applications in Statistics and Analytics
   
Professor Zacheaus Apata Dr. Bukola Adeyemi Oyeniyi
Joseph Ayo Babalola University, Nigeria Missouri State University, Missouri
Department of History and International Studies Department of History
Field of Study: Arts Field of Study: History
Project: Curriculum Co-Development in African History and African Social History, Especially Conflict Resolution and Peace Building
   
Dr. Olusegun Akanbi Dr. Bankole K. Fasanya
University of Ibadan, Nigeria North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, North Carolina
Department of Industrial and Production Engineering Department of Applied Engineering Technology
Field of Study: Engineering Field of Study: Engineering
Project: Curriculum Co-Development in Ergonomics and Human Factors Engineering; Research Collaboration on Effects of Noise on Auditory Performance of Small Scale Industrialists and Study of Musculoskeletal Disorders Among Local Construction Workers and Garment Designers
   
Professor Chinedum Babalola Dr. Adeboye Adejare
University of Ibadan, Nigeria University of the Sciences, Pennsylvania
Centre for Drug Discovery, Development and Production Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Field of Study: Medical Sciences Field of Study: Chemistry
Project: Research Collaboration on Interaction Between Compounds and Small Endogenous Materials That Can Serve as Targets for Drug Action; Design and Interpretation of Experimental Protocols That Demonstrate and Quantify Specific Biological Activity of Compounds; Graduate Student Training and Mentoring in Drug Design
   
Dr. Jeleel Ojuade Dr. Anthonia C. Kalu
University of Ilorin, Nigeria Ohio State University-Columbus, Ohio
Department of English and The Performing Arts Department of African American and African Studies
Field of Study: Literature Field of Study: Literature
Project: Conduct Workshops to Link Departments of English and Performing Arts to Train Writers and Artists; Mentor Graduate Students and Train Faculty on How to Mentor and Retain Students
   
Mr. Willys Santos Dr. Aribidesi A. Usman
Kwara State University, Nigeria Arizona State University, Arizona
College of Humanities Management and Social Sciences School of Social Transformation, African and African American Studies Program
Field of Study: Archaeology Field of Study: Anthropology
Project: Curriculum Co-Development and Teaching of History and Heritage Studies; Collaborative Research on Oral History and Archeology
   
Dr. Adenike Olaogun Dr. Stella C Iwuagwu
Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria Cleveland State University, Ohio
Department of Nursing Science School of Health Sciences
Field of Study: Nursing Field of Study: Public Health
Project: Curriculum Co-Development of Nursing E-Modules, Teaching and Online Facilitation; Training Workshops and Faculty Seminars on Implementing Online Nursing Program; Interaction With Graduate Students and Their Supervisors Working in Reproductive Health
   
Professor Ayobami Salami Dr. Thomas I. Nathaniel
Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Greenville, South Carolina
College of Health Sciences Department of Biomedical Sciences
Field of Study: Medical Sciences Field of Study: Biology
Project: Co-Development of Integrated Medical School Curriculum; Research and Mentoring of Medical and Graduate Students
   
Professor Enuvie Akpokodje Dr. Jimmy O. Adegoke
University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria University of Missouri-Kansas City, Missouri
Institute of Natural Resources, Environment and Sustainable Development Department of Geosciences
Field of Study: Environmental Sciences Field of Study: Environmental Sciences
Project: Curriculum Co-Development in Climate Change and Environmental Sustainability; Teach Graduate Remote Sensing Course; Supervise and Mentor Graduate Student Projects; Develop Flood Management System for Niger Delta; Plan for Conference on Deltas in Africa; Develop Grant Proposals on River Basin Management
   
Dr. Seye Babatunde Dr. Josephine B. Etowa
University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
Centre for Health and Development School of Nursing
Field of Study: Nursing Field of Study: Nursing
Project: Collaboration and Faculty Mentoring in Qualitative Nursing Research Steps for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health
   
Professor Jaya Raju Professor Ismail H.A. Abdullahi
University of Cape Town, South Africa North Carolina Central University, North Carolina
Library and Information Studies Centre School of Library and Information Sciences
Field of Study: Library Science Field of Study: Library Science
Project: Curriculum Co-Development for a Library Science Study Abroad Program; Research on Internationalization of Library Science Education Involving Africa
   
Professor Lee Wallis Dr. Nee-Kofi Mould-Millman
University of Cape Town, South Africa University of Colorado Denver Anschutz Medical Campus, Colorado
Division of Emergency Medicine Department of Emergency Medicine
Field of Study: Medical Sciences Field of Study: Medical Sciences
Project: Research Collaboration to Assess the Effectiveness of an African First Aid Responder System
   
Professor James Darkwa Dr. Claudius Mundoma
University of Johannesburg, South Africa Florida State University, Florida
Department of Chemistry Institute of Molecular Biophysics
Field of Study: Chemistry Field of Study: Chemistry
Project: Collaboration to Develop a Centralized Research Asset Management System for Scientific Resources and Business Models to Procure and Maintain Core Research Facilities at the Host University
   
Professor Pascal Bessong Dr. Denis Manga Tebit
University of Venda, South Africa University of Virginia, Virginia
Department of Microbiology Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Cancer Biology
Field of Study: Medical Sciences Field of Study: Medical Sciences
Project: Collaboration on Genetic and Phenotypic Drug Resistance and Viral Fitness Protocols for HIV/AIDS and Global Health Research; Mentoring Graduate Students in Developing Research Projects
   
Professor Gillian Marcelle Dr. Clapperton Chakanetsa Mavhunga
University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Massachusetts
School of Social Science, Faculty of Humanities Program in Science, Technology, and Society
Field of Study: Interdisciplinary Studies Field of Study: Interdisciplinary Studies
Project: Collaboration to Develop Research Project Proposals on Archeological, Philosophical, Historical, Anthropological, Linguistic, Political and Technical Aspects of Science, Technology and Innovation in and From the Global South
   
Professor Michele Ramsay Dr. Prashiela Manga
University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa New York University School of Medicine, New York
Sydney Brenner Institute for Molecular Bioscience The Ronald O. Perelman Department of Dermatology and The Department of Cell Biology
Field of Study: Biology Field of Study: Medical Sciences
Project: Research Collaboration in Molecular Biology and Human Genetics to Improve Understanding of and Develop Effective Therapies for Pigment Disorders in Africa
   
Mrs. Zainab Iddi Dr. Charles M. Bwenge
The State University of Zanzibar, Tanzania University of Florida, Florida
Department of Kiswahili for Foreigners Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures
Field of Study: Language Teaching Field of Study: Language
Project: Curriculum Co-Development for a New Program in Teaching Swahili as a Foreign Language
   
Ms. Mwashamba Suraka Professor Alwiya S. Omar
The State University of Zanzibar, Tanzania Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana
Department of Kiswahili for Foreigners Department of Linguistics
Field of Study: Linguistics Field of Study: Linguistics
Project: Graduate Student Training, Mentoring and Research Supervision in Kiswahili Linguistics, Pragmatics, Sociolinguistics and Discourse Analysis
   
Dr. Paschal Soita Dr. Wycliffe W. Njororai Simiyu
Kyambogo University, Uganda University of Texas at Tyler, Texas
Department of Sport Science Department of Health and Kinesiology
Field of Study: Education Field of Study: Education
Project: Strengthen Curriculum in Sport Science, Set Up Human Performance Lab and Teaching Fitness Center, Collaborate on Human Performance Research and Mentor Graduate Students on Careers in Sport and Physical Education
   
Professor Richard Adome Dr. Darowan S. Akajagbor
Makerere University, Uganda D'Youville College, New York
Department of Pharmacy School of Pharmacy
Field of Study: Medical Sciences Field of Study: Medical Sciences
Project: Curriculum Co-Development in Pharmaceutical Care Management
   
Dr. Samuel Majalija Professor John B. Kaneene
Makerere University, Uganda Michigan State University, Michigan
School of Biosecurity, Biotechnical and Laboratory Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Animal Resources and Biosecurity Center for Comparative Epidemiology - Large Animal Clinical Sciences
Field of Study: Veterinary Medicine Field of Study: Veterinary Medicine
   
  Professor Margaret Loy Khaitsa
  Mississippi State University, Mississippi
  Department of Pathobiology and Population Medicine
  Field of Study: Veterinary Medicine
   
  Dr. Florence Studstill Wakoko
  Columbus State University, Georgia
  Department of Criminal Justice and Sociology
  Field of Study: Sociology
   
Project: Refine and Strengthen Graduate Curriculum in International Infectious Disease Management for East and Central Africa; Refine and Add Modules in African Women Studies, Women Leadership and Management and Service Learning; Adivse and Mentor Graduate Students; Submit Joint Grants and Conduct Joint Research on Food Safety.

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