Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has Professor Kwasi Obiri-Danso as the Vice-Chancellor of the school for the next four years. His appointment takes effect from August 1, 2016, to June 31, 2020.
This was contained in a statement by the KNUST on Thursday, May 19 and signed by the Acting Registrar of the University; Ben Andoh.
The appointment of Prof. Obiri-Danso was announced after the Council of the University held its 238th special meeting on Thursday. 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.