Prof. Samuel Agyei-Mensah Appointed Provost’s Visiting Professor of Population Health at Imperial College, London

Prof. Samuel Agyei-Mensah.
Prof. Samuel Agyei-Mensah.

It is with great pride and excitement that the University of Ghana announces the prestigious appointment of Prof. Samuel Agyei-Mensah, a distinguished faculty member in the Department of Geography and Resource Development, as the Provost’s Visiting Professor of Population Health at Imperial College, London for the 2023/2024 academic year.

Prof. Agyei-Mensah, who previously served as the Provost of the College of Humanities at the University of Ghana, has achieved remarkable milestones in the field of population health and geography.

His appointment to this esteemed position at Imperial College is a testament to his outstanding contributions to academia and research.

Imperial College, London, is renowned for its commitment to excellence in research and education, particularly in the field of health sciences.

Prof. Agyei-Mensah’s appointment as the Provost’s Visiting Professor of Population Health is a testament to the international recognition of his scholarship and the University of Ghana’s academic prowess.

Prof. Ebenezer Oduro Owusu, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Ghana, expressed his pride in Prof. Agyei-Mensah’s achievement, stating,

“We are elated by the news of Prof. Agyei-Mensah’s appointment at Imperial College, London. It not only reflects positively on his exceptional contributions to academia but also showcases the University of Ghana’s commitment to fostering global partnerships and nurturing world-class talent. We have no doubt that he will continue to make us proud.”

Prof. Agyei-Mensah has been a longstanding member of the University of Ghana’s academic community and has played a pivotal role in advancing research and scholarship in geography and population health.

His dedication to his field and his commitment to mentoring the next generation of scholars have earned him the respect and admiration of colleagues and students alike.



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