Ghana - Senior University Management Training for Academics

About the training:

The training has the objective to equip academics with administrative competencies, knowledge and skills for effective performance at the middle and senior university levels in Ghana. It focuses on the development and use of Project Action Plans (PAPs) to enhance project development and management.

Expected learning outcomes:

By the end of the training course the participants are expected to be able to:

  • Design and implement innovative strategies required for managing the twenty-first century universities.
  • Understand contemporary and emerging issues that affect the governance of universities.
  • Acquire quality and effective academic leadership to drive high-quality delivery of academic programs, adequate management of research processes, as well as the quest for internationalization.
  • Manage people of different backgrounds and orientations for maximum outputs, and minimize conflict situations.
  • Develop and use Project Action Plans (PAPs) to enhance project development and management.

Target group:

The primary target group of the project is heads of academic departments and centers as well as deans and directors of academic schools/ divisions.

Training dates:

  1. Workshop I:  28th February - 3rd March 2018

  2. Workshop II:  24th May - 26th May 2018

Training committee

Adebayo Felix Adekoya

University of Energy and Natural Resources, Ghana

Nana Aba Appiah Amfo

University of Ghana, Ghana

Daniels Obeng-Ofori

Catholic University College of Ghana, Ghana

Bill Buenar Puplampu

Central University, Ghana

Experts

Abebe Dinku

Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia

Petra Pistor

FH M√ľnster, University of Applied Sciences, Germany

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