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Professor Rita Akosua Dickson Appointed As KNUST New Vice-chancellor


Professor Rita Akosua Dickson at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology has been appointed as the Vice-chancellor of the university for a 4 -year term beginning August 1, 2020. Until her appointed Professor was the PRO Vice-chancellor of the university.

Below is a statement issued to that effect.

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Professor Rita Akosua Dickson

A statement from KNUST said she has been handed a four-year mandate, which begins from August 1, 2020, to July 31, 2024.

Below is the full statement from KNUST:

It is announced for the information of Members of Staff, Students, the University Community and the general public that the council of the university at its 258th (special) meeting held on Thursday, June 25, 2020.

Upon the acceptance of the Report of the Search Committee for the appointment of Vice-Chancellor for the university, has appointed Professor (Mrs.) Rita Akosua Dickson, Professor of Pharmacognosy as VICE-CHANCELLOR, for a four-year term, with effect from AUGUST 01, 2020- JULY 31 2024.

This comes following the university’s announcement in March for the position of Vice-Chancellor.

Until her appointment, Prof (Mrs.) Rita Akosua Dickson was the Pro-Vice-Chancellor of the university.


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