PERSONAL INFORMATION Baba Alhassan Yakubu
PERSONAL STATEMENT A committed and proactive team player with strong Communication skills, Media studies, Gender Studies, Educational Psychology and Organisational skills, who possesses an enviable character to grasp new ideas/concepts and to develop creative solutions to problems and thrives in highly pressurized and challenging environments. WORK EXPERIENCE
12 Oct 2013–6 May 2018 General manager in communications Paragon Foundation, Kumasi (Ghana)
13 Jun 2013–20 Oct 2015 Instructor
Önder Dil Language School, Eskişehir (Turkey)
Guidance and Counselling
5 Jan 2014 Liaison/Communication Office
British International School, London (United Kingdom) 17 May 2011–26 Aug 2011 Public Relations Intern
Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital, Kumasi (Ghana)
7 Sep 2007–25 Sep 2011 Teacher/Physical Education Instructor Ghana Education Service and Maria Montessori International School, Kumasi (Ghana) EDUCATION AND TRAINING
8 Sep 2013–29 Jun 2015 Masters in Communication Studies (Journalism Major) Anadolu University, Eskişehir (Turkey)
Gender Studies, Media, Radio Research, Agenda -Setting, Gender Studies, Organisational Management, Media Politics and Economy, Framing Analysis, Ethics, Research Writing and Presentation..
4 Sep 2008–13 May 2011 Bachelors in Communication Studies ( 1st Class Honour; Public Relations Major)
University of Ghana (Christian Service University College), Kumasi (Ghana) Event Management, Interpersonal communication, Crisis Management, Development 20/3/19 © European Union, 2002-2019 http://europass.cedefop.europa.eu Page 1 / 2 Curriculum vitae Baba Alhassan Yakubu
Communication, Strategies in Communication, Scociology, phsycology, Deviance and Social Control, Human Communications. News writting and Reporting, Broadcasting, Cultural Communication. Media and Ethics
14 Sep 2004–16 May 2007 Diploma in Basic Education (3rd Class Honour) University of Cape Coast (Wesley College), Kumasi (Ghana) Communication skills, Guidance and Counselling, Educational Phsychology, Physical Education,Teaching and Learning Strategies, Class and School Management, Early Childhood Education, Mental Intelligence and growth.
Mother tongue(s) English Language, Turkish, Ashanti Twi Communication skills Good communication skills gained through teaching and dialogue as a peer counselor, public speaking, Debating and Presentation.
Organisational / managerial skills LEADERSHIP : Sports Prefect, Team Manager, Porter of British Ecological Society, President of Students Association, Member of Inter-Denominational Groups. TEAM LEADERSHIP : Principal Speaker of Debate, Soccer Captain, Team Manager VOLUNTARY WORKS: Teaching, Peer Counselling, Public Speaking AWARDS: Best Presentation Award ( United States of America), Best Teacher, Best Debater, Awards in Athletics and soccer.
BOOKS/MAGAZINE: Manners and Etiquette (Book), The Paragon (magazine), The Communicator
PAPER PRESENTATION: Examining second level of agenda setting: news frames of newspapers on the political campaign on the Ghanaian general elections in 2012. 20/3/19 © European Union, 2002-2019 http://europass.cedefop.europa.eu Page 2 / 2