Meet Prof. (Mrs.) Rosemond Boohene, the newly appointed Pro Vice-Chancellor of the University of Cape Coast (UCC), Ghana.
She is expected to take over from the incumbent Pro Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dora F. Edu-Buandoh whose term in office expires by 31st December, 2021.
This communique was released on Wednesday, November 24, 2021 after a special meeting by the Governing Council of the University of Cape Coast.
Prof. (Mrs.) Rosemond Boohene is currently the director for the Centre for Entrepreneurship and Small Enterprise Development, School of Business, University of Cape Coast.
She has served the institution for the past 24 years. Prof. (Mrs.) Rosemond Boohene graduated from the University of Cape Coast with a Bachelor of Commerce (Hons) and a Diploma in Education.
She is a German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) Alumna and has participated in various training programmes in higher education management, such as the Senior Academic Leadership Training for Senior University Managers held at the University of Ghana; Management of Internationalization held at the Leibniz University, Germany; Higher Education Management for Anglophone African Countries held at the Zhejiang Normal University, Jinhua China; and Higher Education Management and Leadership held at the University of Osnabruck, GermanyShe holds a PhD from the University of New England, Armidale, Australia, MCom (Accounting) and PDipCom (Accounting) from the University of Otago, New Zealand.
Professor Boohene also studied at the Galilee College, Israel and Open Polytechnic, New Zealand, qualifying with a Diploma in SME’s Management and Development and Certificate in Facilitating and Designing E-Learning (Level 5), respectively.