Mr. Jacob Kilbertson Zuttah

Mr. Jacob Kilbertson Zuttah
Senior Research Development Officer

Jacob Zuttah is the Senior Research Development Officer in charge of Research Performance Management at the University of Ghana, Legon.

He undertakes periodic analysis of the University’s research publications in the Scopus database (Scopus in the publication & citation database used by Times Higher Education’s rankings and some research funders for individual and institutional research performance evaluation).

Jacob also submits reports on strengths and weaknesses of the University in Global Rankings and makes recommendations for performance improvements among internal stakeholders. As part of measures being taken to improve the overall visibility of the University’s research output, he initiated and supervises the process of indexing University of Ghana’s peer review Journals in Scopus and Web of Science bibliometric databases.

Mr. Zuttah holds an MPhil degree in Agricultural Extension from the University of Ghana. He also obtained Certificates in Rice Production and Water Harvesting for Small Scale Irrigation from the Fukushima prefecture in Japan and University of New England, Armidale in Australia respectively. Prior to joining the University, Mr. Zuttah was a Lecturer in Development Communication at Wisconsin International University College, Ghana.