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Business School Lecturer, Administration

Location:
Snow Camp, NC, 27349
Salary:
60000
Posted:
November 20, 2009

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LECTURER / ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

PROFILE OVERVIEW

- Compassionate and reliable PhD candidate with impeccable educational background and almost 20 years of experience combined with innate ability to facilitate group dynamics, interaction and idea exchange. Able to work effectively with university administrators, professors, and other education professionals at all academic levels.

- Excel in grabbing students’ attention, motivating learners, and fostering an environment conducive to learning while simultaneously instituting strong presence and command of mutual respect. Lead by example and recognized for unparalleled work ethics.

- Dedicated in developing and leading academic improvement initiatives and in formulating policy and program strategic direction. Cross-culturally adept with hands on leadership experience working with multinational people in West and South African, European, and Asian countries.

Core Competencies: Teaching / Instructional Strategies |Learning Needs Analysis | Student Motivation |Classroom Delivery |Behavioral Management |

Technical Skills: Networking, e.g. LAN, WAN; Website Management; Windows 2000 Server, Linux-Ubuntu, Windows XP, and Vista 7; and Internet

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Ghana Community College, Accra, Ghana, West Africa

Dean (School of Community Development) 2000-2009

Actively participated in developing teaching procedures that stimulate classroom participation, as well as in handling all-encompassing responsibilities of teaching, assessment, behavior modification, and coordination of academic and social activities.

- Coordinated with faculty members and provide ideas to improve curriculum design of the college’s Bachelor of Arts degree in Development Management

- Successfully established GCU’s School of Community Development

- Developed and ensured the seamless design Significantly increased enrollment at GCUC by 30% with greater continued growth projected for 2009 due to creation of the School for Community Development

- Contributed in planning and implementing programs for the university as the member of Academic Board and Education Development Committee

- Functioned as one of the Collaboration Team and played an important role in the successful establishment of partnership with University of Wales (UK)

African Mission Evangelism, Lexington, NC

Missionary/Project Manager, Accra, Ghana 1997-2004

Spearheaded the successful project completion of the construction of a new $5M campus on the outskirts of Accra, Ghana.

- Systematized GCUC’s systems and procedures by designing hybrid ICT network

- Provided strategic direction in fundraising efforts for the mission in the US

- Made major contributions in numerous key decisions to ensure the successful launch and operation of GCUC

Missionary, Accra, Ghana

Regional Representative- International Disaster Emergency Services 1993-1995

Represented the International Disaster Emergency Services (IDES); served as liaison between the organization and its regional affiliates to convey the organization’s plans and programs.

- Ensured proper coordination and proficient oversight of emergency relief effort for victims of the Northern Conflict in Ghana from 1994 to 1995

- Successfully built clinics in rural areas of Ghana using local available materials

CONSULTING EXPERIENCE

Project Manager/Estimator (1990-1993)

- Precision Walls Inc., Greensboro, NC

- American International School, Accra, Ghana

- Ghana Baseball Softball Association (GBSA), Accra, Ghana

- Beacon House Trust Orphanage, Accra, Ghana

EDUCATION

2008-Present (PhD) Philosophae Doctor in Organizational Psychology

Northcentral University, Prescott Valley, Arizona, US

2007 Post Graduate Diploma, Advanced Business Studies, Honors

Robert Kennedy College, Zurich, Switzerland

2001 (MBA) Master of Business Administration in International Development, Honors

Hope International University, Fullerton, CA

1990 (BS) Bachelor of Science in Construction Management

East Carolina University, Greenville, NC

PRESENTATIONS

- Creating Knowledge Centers Through Internet Access with WiFi in Africa

(Presented in April 2001 at Accra IT Seminar)

- Ghana Christian College University, School of Community Development and BA Program

(Presented in March 2004 at the National Accreditation Board Panel)

PROFESSIONAL TRAINING

CURRICULUM DESIGN AND IMPLEMENTATION

COURSE ASSESSMENT CONSTRUCTS

Delivered by University of Wales, UK on location in Accra, Ghana

AWARDS AND AFFILIATIONS

Certificate of Appreciation from Board of Governors

- Ghana Christian University College for creating the School of Community Development

Member of USAID (United States Agency for International Development)

Founder of Beacon House USA

- The US branch of a UK nonprofit organization that assists at-risk children in Ghana, Africa

Active Volunteer

- Render professional services in grant writing and US fundraising

Occasional Lay-Preacher



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