Dr Emmanuel Nyankson
Collaborator: Dr Vasant Kumar, Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy
This project researches the application of photocatalysis in oil spill remediation and water purification systems.
Dr Adriana Biney
Collaborator: Dr Brendan Burchill, Department of Sociology
This project will explore the transition to adulthood among young people resident in an urban poor community in Accra, Ghana
Dr Amanda Coffie
Collaborator: Dr Adam Branch, Centre for African Studies
The project will examine the engagement of Refugee Diaspora in regime change and building peace in the context of The Gambia.
Dr Fidelia Dake
Collaborator: Dr James Woodcock, MRC Epidemiology Unit
This project will conduct an assessment of routine data sources on physical activity and transport in Ghana and model population health outcomes due to physical inactivity.
Dr Ebenezer Annan
Collaborators: Dr Laura Torrente and Dr M.F.L. De-Volders, Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology
This project investigates fundamental issues related to the development of ceramic water filters to provide effective and at the same time cheap systems to remove contaminants and bacteria from water for a particular location.
Dr Jewelna Efua Akorli
Collaborator: Dr Frank Jiggins, Department of Genetics
Advancement in the study of vector-parasite interactions has disclosed the effects mosquito midgut microbiota have on the development of ingested parasites.
Dr Joseph Humphrey Kofi Bonney
Collaborator: Dr Simon Frost, Department of Veterinary Medicine
This project seeks to apply a metagenomics with the use of the next generation sequencing (NGS) approach on RT-PCR negative specimens to detect pathogen genomic material after the epidemic of Ebola virus disease.
Dr Catherine Pauline Anena
Collaborators: Dr Solava Ibrahim, Centre of Development Studies
This project focuses on comparing the experiences of GBV faced by illiterate/semi-literate (unemployed/low income earners) and corporate (highly educated/career/high income) women.
Dr Florence Ebila
Collaborators: Dr Devon Curtis, Dr Maria Marin de Almagro, Department of Politics and International Studies
This project looks at the area of women's autobiographical war experiences.
Dr John Barugahare
Collaborator: Dr Stephen John, Department of History and Philosophy of Science
This project examines whether International collaborative health-related research ethical requirements are the same for High Income Countries and a Low Income Country.
Dr Levis Mugumya
Collaborator: Dr Ella McPherson, Department of Sociology
The project explores news reportage on terrorism in Uganda and Britain. The project employs discourse analytical approaches to examine news stories on Al-Shabaab and ISIS drawn from New Vision and Daily Monitor (Uganda) and The Independent and Daily Telegraph (Britain).
Dr Winnifred Tarinyeba Kiryabwire
Collaborator: Professor Simon Deakin, Faculty of Law
This research project seeks to understand constraints to the development of early stage financing.