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The Psychology Department is in the Social Science faculty in the University of Ghana which is the oldest and largest of the thirteen Ghanaian universities and tertiary institutions. It is one of the best universities in Africa and by far the most prestigious in West Africa.

Psychology Department's current homepage

Department contact detailsEdit

University of Ghana
Department of Psychology
P.O.Box LG 84
Tel: 0289550463

List of degrees awarded: Edit

1. BA /BSc PsychologyEdit

2. MPhil Psychology (Clinical/Industrial & Organizational/Social)

3. PhD

Notable alumniEdit

1 Sussie Eshun PhD - Professor, East Stroudsburg University Of Pennsylvania

2. Joseph Adonu PhD - Lecturer University of Bedfordshire, England

3. Seth Gyekye Anim, PhD, DOCENT, HEA.; teaches at Sheffiled Hallam University   

4. Kwesi Amponsah Tawiah, PhD & Associate Professor at UGBS

5. Roland Teye - Occupational psychologist at Occpsych Ghana Ltd

6.Yofi Grant, B.Sc, MPhil (Ghana); CEO, Ghana Investment Promotion Centre

7.Seth Oppong, PhD; Associate Professor at Tubman University (; International visiting research scholar to NCSU, Raleigh, USA

8. Winfred Arthur, Jr, B.A (Ghana), M.A, PhD (University of Akron, Akron, OH), Professor at Texas A&M University

9. Dominic Sagoe, B.A, M.Phil (Ghana), M.Phil (NTNU), PhD  (University of Bergen)

10. Augustine Osei Boakye, BA (Ghana), MPhil (NTNU)

11. Frederick Anyan, BA (University of Ghana), MPhil. (NTNU)

12. Emmanuel Osafo, B.A. (Ghana); M.S. (Missouri State University); Ph.D. (University of Minnesota-Twin Cities).

13. Collins Agyemang ( Industrial & Organizational Psychologist/ Consultant; Executive Board Member & National Organizing Secretary of Ghana Psychological Association)

14. Augustine Acheampong, BA M.Phil (Ghana), Lecturer, University of Education, Winneba

Notable staffEdit

H. C. A. Bulley - Deceased

Prof. C.E Fiscian, Founding HOD - Deceased

Gustav Johoda, Prof. - No longer at the Department

S.A. Danquah, BSc MSc (McGill) PhD (Wales) Professor - Retired

Christopher C.Mate-Kole Professor - Retired; HOD (August 2014 to date)

J.Y. Opoku, BSc (Ghana) PhD (Aberd) Associate Professor - Deceased

A. Afrifa, BSc (Ghana) MA MPhil PhD (Col) Senior Lecturer - Retired

R. Akuamoah-Boateng , BA (Ghana) MA (NY) PhD (Cantab) Senior Lecturer - Retired

Charity S. Akotia, BA(Ghana) MA (Laurier) Ph.D (Ghana) Associate Professor, Dean of School of Social Sciences

C.B. Wiafe-Akenteng, BA, MPhil, ABD (Ghana) Lecturer

Adote Anum, BA MPhil (Ghana), PhD (Brock) Lecturer

M.A. Asumeng, BA MPhil (Ghana), PhD (Surrey) Senior Lecturer

S. Atindanbila, BA PCE (UCC) MPhil PhD(Ghana) Senior Lecturer

Margaret Amankwah-Poku, BA MPhil (Ghana), PhD Lecturer

J. Osafo, BA M.Phil (Ghana), PhD (NTNU) Senior Lecturer

Angela A. Gyasi-Gyamerah, BA, M.Phil, ABD (Ghana) Lecturer

Insuah Abdul-Nasiru, BA, M.Phil, ABD (Ghana) Lecturer

Annabella Opare-Henaku BA (Ghana) MPhil (Bergen), PhD, Lecturer

History of the departmentEdit

See alsoEdit