PROFILE OF THE DIRECTOR OF ACADEMIC AFFAIRS
Cedric B. Dorkenoo is the Director of Academic Affairs the University of Health and Allied Sciences.
He completed Ho Polytechnic with an HND in Secretaryship and Management Studies after which he pursued professional studies leading to his induction as a Professional Administrator & Chartered Management Consultant by the Chartered Institute of Administrators and Management Consultants. He also holds an MBA (Information Technology Management) from PGSM, France and a Doctor of Business Administration (Information Technology Management) Business University of Costa Rica. He is a Member of the Association of University Administrators –UK.
Cedric served as Assistant Registrar/School Officer (F.N. Binka School of Public Health) from May 2015 and was appointed Senior Assistant Registrar (Office of the Registrar) in March 2017. He was the foundation School Officer for the School of Pharmacy from October 2017 till he was appointed Director in August 2021. He joined UHAS from Ho Polytechnic (now Ho Technical University) where he worked as Assistant Registrar responsible for Student Records, General Administration, International Programmes with additional responsibility for the Academic Affairs Directorate for varying periods of time. He has close to 20 years’ experience in Higher Education Administration. He is a textbook reviewer (SHS, ICT) for Angel Publishing Services Limited, Ghana and served as a Proctor (MIS) for the University of Illinois at Springfield, USA.
His areas of research interest include: Higher Education Administration, Educational Technology, Organisational Learning and Leadership.