Projects Beginning May 2015 (Round 3)

Selected Host Collaborators and Fellows

By Host Country

Host Collaborator


Dr. Anthony Afful-Dadzie Dr. Iddrisu Awudu
University of Ghana Quinnipiac University, Connecticut
Business School Department of Management
Field of Study: Business Field of Study: Business Operations
Project: Curriculum Development for a new MBA Program in Operations Management and Supporting/Mentoring new Faculty
Mr. Emmanuel Acheampong Dr. Anthony Denkyirah
University of Education, Winneba, Ghana Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville
Department of Special Education Department of Special Education and Communication Disorders
Field of Study: Education Field of Study: Education
Project: Curriculum Co-Development in Transition Planning for Youth and Adults with Special Need and Research in Special Education and Rehabilitation Education and Training
Professor Samuel Ampadu Dr. Frank Yeboah
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University
College of Engineering Department of Built Environment
Field of Study: Engineering Field of Study: Engineering
Project: Curriculum Co-Development for the Professional Masters in Engineering Program, Collaborative Research in Energy (with The Energy Center) and Graduate Student Thesis/project Mentoring
Dr. Kofi Marfo Dr. Winnie Mucherah
Aga Khan University, East Africa, Kenya Ball State University, Indiana
Institute for Human Development Department of Educational Psychology
Field of Study: Psychology Field of Study: Education
Project: Capacity-Building for Africa-Sensitive Research in Child/Human Development
Professor Simon Thuranira Dr. Jospeter Mbuba
Embu College University, Kenya Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne
Department of Education and Social Studies Department of Public Policy
Field of Study: Interdisciplinary Studies Field of Study: Interdisciplinary Studies
Project: Collaborative Research in Criminology and Co-Development for Baccalaureate Degree in Criminology
Professor Onyewuchi Akaranta Dr. Macleans Geo-JaJa
University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria Brigham Young University, Utah
Department of Economics and Social Sciences Department of Educational Leadership and Policy
Field of Study: Economics Field of Study: Economics
Project: Publication Preparation, Proposal Writing and Curriculum Co-Development in Economics
Dr. Benedict Benebai Dr. Paul Ugor
Niger Delta University, Amassoma, Nigeria Illinois State University
Faculty of Arts Department of English
Field of Study: Literature Field of Study: Literature
Project: Research Training and Curriculum Co-Development in African Literatures and Cultures
Professor Godini Darah Dr. Nduka Otiono
Delta State University, Abraka, Nigeria Carlton University, Canada
Department of English and Literary Studies Institute of African Studies
Field of Study: Literature Field of Study: Interdisciplinary Studies
Project: Graduate Student Teaching, Training and Mentoring on Interdisciplinary Research Methods and Project Writing
Dr. Olayinka Ogunsuyi Professor Philomena Okeke-Ihejirika
Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria University of Alberta, Canada
Center for Gender Issues in Science and Technology Department of Women and Gender Studies
Field of Study: Gender Studies Field of Study: Gender Studies
Project: Infusing Gender Into the General Studies Curriculum; Building Research Capacity Around Gender Issues in Science and Technology
Dr. Ezekiel Olumodeji Professor Samuel Zalanga
University of Jos, Nigeria Bethel University, Minnesota
Department of Sociology Department of Anthropology, Sociology and Reconciliation Studies
Field of Study: Sociology Field of Study: Sociology
Project: Train and Mentor Graduate Students to Produce Quality Dissertations and in Knowledge of Linkages in the Theory and Knowledge of the Social Sciences
Professor James Omoleye Dr. Egwu Eric Kalu
Covenant University, Nigeria Florida A&M University and Florida State University
Department of Engineering Department of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering
Field of Study: Engineering Field of Study: Engineering
Project: Collaborative Research on Electrochemical Conversion of Glycerol Waste Into Value-Added Chemicals; Curriculum Co-Development and Revision on Renewable Energy Content of Post-Graduate Program in Chemical Engineering; Graduate Student and Junior Faculty Mentoring and Co-Directing and Supervision of Graduate Students
Dr. Olajumoke Yacob-Haliso Dr. Richard Mushi
Babcock University, Nigeria Mississippi Valley State University
Department of Political Science and Public Administration Department of Social Science
Field of Study: Political Science Field of Study: Public Administration
Project: Grow Research Capacity and Mentor Graduate Students and Early-Career Faculty in Political Science/Public Administration
Professor Serena Coetzee Dr. Paddington Hodza
University of Pretoria, South Africa University of Wyoming
Centre for Geoinformation Science Wyoming Geographic Information Science Center
Field of Study: Geography Field of Study: Geography
Project: A Sustainable Geographic Information Science and Technology Cooperative Relationship on Curriculum Development, Student Mentoring and Research Between the University of Pretoria and the University of Wyoming
Mr. Leolyn Jackson Professor Adeniyi Coker
University of the Western Cape, South Africa University of Missouri, St. Louis
International Relations Office Department of African/African American Studies, Theatre, Dance and Media Studies
Field of Study: Arts Field of Study: Drama/Theater Arts
Project: The Zenzi Production and Stage Musical Project
Professor Mark Laing Dr. Gnanambal Charmane Naidoo
University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa Langston University, Oklahoma
Department of Plant Pathology Department of Biology
Field of Study: Biology Field of Study: Biology
Project: Curriculum Co-Development of a Research Mentoring Program in Plant Pathology, and Develop an International Agriculture Experiential Program
Professor Priya Narismulu Professor Juliana Nfah-Abbenyi
University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa North Carolina State University
Department of English Studies/University Teaching and Learning Office Department of English
Field of Study: Literature Field of Study: Literature
Project: Refining Graduate Student and Curriculum Co-Development as Well as Incipient Collaborative Research in English Studies, With a Focus on African Writing in English, and With Close Attention to Issues of Social Justice
Professor Sarah Radloff Dr. Akim Adekpedjou
Rhodes University, South Africa Missouri University of Science and Technology
Department of Statistics Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Field of Study: Mathematics Field of Study: Mathematics
Project: Survival Analysis, Recurrent Events Modelling and the Supervision of Postgraduate Students


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