Professor Kwasi Obiri-Danso has been appointed as the new Vice Chancellor of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science Technology (KNUST). His appointment was confirmed in a statement authored ans signed by the acting registrar of KNUST, Ben Andoh on Thursday May 19.
He holds a Bachelors Degree (Biological Sciences) and an MPhil (Food Microbiology) from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, and a PhD – Environmental Microbiology) from Lancaster University, United Kingdom.
Professor Obiri-Danso who is currently the Provost of the College of Science at the KNUST takes over from Professor William Otto Ellis who is going on mandatory retirement after expiration of his second term as Vice Chancellor.
He will officially take over on August 1, 2016.