Amoakoh Gyasi-Agyei is currently the Director of Ghana ICT Research Institute (GICTRAC); Dean of the Faculty of Engineering, Science and Computing (FESAC), Pentecost University College, Ghana; and Chair of Joint IEEE Computer/Communications Chapter in Ghana. He obtained the B.S. degree in electrical/electronic engineering from Hamburg-Harburg University of Technology (TUHH), Germany; the M.S. degree of engineering in digital communications and technology from Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden; and the Ph.D. degree from Adelaide University, Australia, in telecommunications engineering and mobile computing. He lived in several countries, including Ghana, Germany, Sweden, Finland, Singapore, South Korea, New Zealand, and Australia. He has experience from renowned industries and academic institutions, such as Ericsson and Philips. He has consulted with industries, including BHP Billiton mines and Mackay Sugar in Australia. He is a Senior Member of IEEE, USA, and Member of GhIE, Ghana, and IET, UK. He was the 2011 Chair of the Committee of IEEE activities in Africa, the 2008–2012 Chair of IEEE Ghana, and the 2004–2006 Treasurer of IEEE Queensland. He has established the IEEE CQU Student Branch in Australia and more than 5 IEEE SBs in Ghana. He is a Member of the Editorial Board of Hindawi Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering and African Journal of Information and Communications Technology (AJICT) and a Referee for several international periodicals and conferences.
Biography Updated on 26 December 2012