Mr. Emmanuel O. Ghartey

Mr. Emmanuel O. Ghartey
Research Development Officer

Emmanuel Osadu Ghartey is the Research Development Officer (RDO) responsible for the West Africa Centre for Cell Biology of Infectious Pathogens (WACCBIP-Department of Biochemistry, Cell and Molecular Biology) in the College of Basic and Applied Sciences.

My job description at WACCBIP include:

  • Head of WACCBIP secretariat staff/Chief administrator and supervision of support staff
  • Liaise with ORID and UG procurement on centre’s business
  • Communication on behalf of the centre (letters, emails, applications)
  • Coordinate student recruitment and placement
  •  Identify grant and fellowship opportunities for faculty and students of the Centre
  • Coordinate the preparation and submission of grant proposals
  • Provide administrative support for centre grants, including reporting and ethical Compliance
  • Monitoring and evaluation of WACCBIP output indicators
  • Preparation of dossier highlighting major research news or activities related to the Centre

I hold a MPhil in Soil Science and a BSc in Agricultural Science (Soil Science Major) from the University of Ghana, Legon. Prior to joining ORID, I was a Soil Pedologist with the Ghana Irrigation Development Authority (GIDA). I can be reached on : eoghartey@ug.edu.gh