Welcome to the Department of Mathematics and Statistics

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics offers 4-year degree programmes leading to the award of BSc degrees in Mathematics, Statistics and Actuarial Science. The programmes aim at producing graduates capable of using mathematical tools to solve industrial, societal and environmental problems. The Department aims at collaborating with the Schools of Engineering and Natural Resources to provide sustainable solutions to the energy, environmental and natural resources challenges of Ghana.

The Department mounted its postgraduate programmes in Mathematics and Statistics leading to the award of Master of Science (MSc), Master of Philosophy (MPhil) during the period under consideration. The durations of the Masters programmes is two years (full time) and three years (part time) and that of the PhD programmes is three years on full time basis and five year for part time candidates.

 

TEACHING STAFF

Name Qualification Designation Area of Specialization
Kaku Sagary Nokoe PhD, UBC,

Canada

Adjunct Professor Biometry
Frank Badu Osei PhD (Twente) Lecturer Spatial Statistics
Alex Akwasi Opoku PhD (Groningen) Lecturer/HoD Mathematical Physics Probability Theory
 

Dominic

Otoo

Ph.D, MSc, BSc (KNUST) Lecturer Mathematical Modeling,

Operations Research

 

Elvis Kobina Donkoh

 

Ph.D, MSc, BSc (KNUST)

 

Lecturer

Operations Research, Telecom Systems, Fluid Dynamics
 

Johnson De- Graft Ankamah

 

M.Phil(E‟dhoven)

 

 

Lecturer

 

Industrial and Applied Mathematics

Baaba Abassawah Ghansah  

M.Phil, BSc (KNUST)

 

Lecturer

 

Mathematical Modeling of Diseases

 

Sylvia Ankamah

 

M.Phil, (UCC)

Assistant Lecturer Statistics and Modeling
Wahab Abdul Iddrisu M.Phil (KNUST) Assistant Lecturer Statistics and Modeling
Kwame Frimpong Piesie  

M.Phil (KNUST)

 

Assistant Lecturer

 

Pure Mathematics

 

Isaac Akoto

 

M.Phil (Legon)

 

Assistant Lecturer

 

Actuarial Science

 

Richard Ansah

 

M.Phil (KNUST)

 

Assistant Lecturer

 

Pure Mathematics

Charles Kwofie M.Phil. (Legon) Assistant Lecturer Actuarial Science
Iddrisu Abdul- Karim  

MSc.(Kwazulu)

 

Assistant Lecturer

 

Medical/Biostatistics