Isaac Arah

Ho Polytechnic, Ghana


Isaac Arah had his first degree in agricultural engineering from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana, in 2005. He taught as an Instructor in the Department of Agricultural Engineering of Ho Polytechnic in Ho, Ghana, from 2008 to 2013. In 2012, Isaac through hard work was able to secure a fully funded Commonwealth Scholarship by the Australian government to further his education. He graduated with a distinction in M.S. degree in agriculture with special interest in postharvest technology from the University of New England in Armidale, NSW, Australia, in 2015. He is currently an Assistant Lecturer at the Department of Agro-Enterprise Development of Ho Polytechnic in Ghana. In his current position, he teaches in postharvest related courses and personal development planning (PDP) in the department. His research interest is in postharvest loss assessment and loss control; low cost technologies and preservative methods for low income producers; intermediate postharvest technologies in reducing crop losses; and natural resource management. Isaac is a Corporate Member of Ghana Society of Agricultural Engineers (GSAE) and Ghana Institution of Engineers (GhIE).

Biography Updated on 6 August 2016