Management of Faculty

The Faculty is headed by a Dean and assisted by a Vice Dean, with support of a Senior Assistant Registrar and two (2) Senior Administrative Assistants

Management Staff of the Faculty
Name Of Staff Qualification Position / Rank
George Adu MSc Wood Tech & Mgt., KNUST, 2000 Dean/ Snr. Lecturer
Dr. Peter Kessels Dadzie PhD Wood Science & Technology, UEW, K, 2014 Vice Dean/Snr. Lecturer
Mrs. Agartha A. Luguterah MA. Adult Education University of Ghana, Legon, 2007 Snr. Assistant Registrar
Lucy A. Amoako BA. Management UCC, 2016 Senior Administrative Assistant
Doris Asabere BBA. Management, University of Education. Winneba, 2014 Senior Administrative Assistant

 

Student Population
The Faculty has a total student population of 570, consisting of 503 males and 67 females.

Student Population
Department Male Female Total
Building Technology 291 9 300
Estate Management 187 58 245
Interior Design & Materials Technology 25 - 25
Total 503 67 570

 

Staffing
The Faculty has a total of sixty (60) staff members of whom thirty three (33) are full-time lecturers. There are three (3) PhD holders.

Staffing
Category Building Technology Estate Management Interior Design and Materials Technology Total
Full Time Lecturers 14 14 7 35
Part-Time Lecturers 12 2 2 16
Technicians 3 1 2 6
Administrative staff 1 1 1 3
Total 30 18 12 60

 

Promotion and Staff Development
In the year under review a technician was promoted to lecturership grade.
Currently, twelve (12) members of staff are pursuing PhD programmes in various institutions within and outside Ghana.

Number of staff members pursuing further studies
Department PhD Masters
Building Technology 5  
Estate Management 5  
Interior Design and Materials Technology 0 1

 

Future Plans
The Faculty plans to run four (4) year BTech programmes based on CBT models and hopes to collaborate with other academic institutions in running relevant academic programmes.

Intended Activities
Department Activities
Building Technology 4-year BTech programmes
Estate Management

4-year BTech Urban planing and Real Estate Developement

BTech Facility Management (Top-Up)

Interior Design and Materials Technology

4-year BTech Interior Design Technology

4-year BTech Materials Technology and Management

4-year BTech Interior Design and Materials Technology

 

Challenges
•    Inadequate offices for staff
•    Lack of Faculty Library, especially as the Faculty is now at a new location.
•    Shortage of academic staff
•    Inadequate number of lecture halls.