Professor N. N. N. Nsowah-Nuamah

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Head- Statistical Computing, Communication and Information Division – ISSER, University of Ghana

 Professor Nicholas N. N. Nsowah-Nuamah is a full Professor of Statistics. He comes from Nkotumso, a rural community near Dunkwa on-Offin in the Upper Denkyira West District of the Central Region. He started his basic school education at Nkotumso Roman Catholic and Nkotumso Local Authority schools where he obtained his Middle School Leaving Certificate.
 
In 1974, he completed the then St. Augustine’s Training College at Bogoso in the Western Region, where he obtained his teacher training certificate. By dint of hard work, he secured both his General Certificate of Education (GCE) ordinary and advance levels through self tuition in 1974 and 1976 respectively.
 
He had Scholarship to further his education at Odessa Institute o National Economy, in the USSR where he obtained his Master of Science (M.Sc) in Statistics with distinction in 1983. He pursued his Doctor of Philosophy programme  in Statistics and he was awarded Doctor of Philosophy in Statistics in 1987 by Moscow State University. His fields of special competencies are: Statistics Modeling, Statistical Forecasting, Data Analysis, and Statistical Capacity Development, while his area of application are: Economies, Demographic, Education, Health and Child Labour. Prof. Nsowah-Nuamah returned to Ghana and joined the service of the University of Ghana, Legon at the Department of Statistics as a Lecturer in 1987-992. He moved to the Institute of Statistics, Social and Economic Research (ISSR) in the same University in 1993. Within 11 years at University of Ghana he had been promoted Associate Professor and Full Professor four years later in 2002.
 
Professor Nicholas N. N. Nsowah-Nuamah is a full Professor of Statistics. He comes from Nkotumso, a rural community near Dunkwa on-Offin in the Upper Denkyira West District of the Central Region. He started his basic school education at Nkotumso Roman Catholic and Nkotumso Local Authority schools where he obtained his Middle School Leaving Certificate. 
 
In 1974, he completed the then St. Augustine’s Training College at Bogoso in the Western Region, where he obtained his teacher training certificate. By dint of hard work, he secured both his General Certificate of Education (GCE) ordinary and advance levels through self tuition in 1974 and 1976 respectively.
 
He had Scholarship to further his education at Odessa Institute o National Economy, in the USSR where he obtained his Master of Science (M.Sc) in Statistics with distinction in 1983. He pursued his Doctor of Philosophy programme  in Statistics and he was awarded Doctor of Philosophy in Statistics in 1987 by Moscow State University.
 
His fields of special competencies are: Statistics Modeling, Statistical Forecasting, Data Analysis, and Statistical Capacity Development, while his area of application are: Economies, Demographic, Education, Health and Child Labour.
 
Prof. Nsowah-Nuamah returned to Ghana and joined the service of the University of Ghana, Legon at the Department of Statistics as a Lecturer in 1987-992. He moved to the Institute of Statistics, Social and Economic Research (ISSR) in the same University in 1993. Within 11 years at University of Ghana he had been promoted Associate Professor and Full Professor four years later in 2002.
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