Research Scientists

Mr. ALBERT AUBYN

ALBERT AUBYN, Tissue Culturist                            
Research Scientist
Qualification: M. Phil. Tissue Culture
Area of Specialization: Plant Tissue Culture
Research Interests: Plant Tissue, Biotech
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Tel:  +233 208 204 956
Nationality: Ghanaian
Station: Fumesua, Kumasi (Ghana

Dr. Francis Amoako Andoh

Francis Amoako Andoh,    Biochemist
Research Scientist
Qualification: PhD, Bioscience Engineering
Area of Specialization: Biochemistry, Bioscience Engineering
Research Interests: Harnessing agricultural biodiversity and
modern biotechnology applications to enhance micronutrients
content in food crops
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Tel:    +233 208 213 721
 Nationality: Ghanaian
Station: Fumesua, Kumasi (Ghana)

Bright Boakye Peprah

Bright Boakye Peprah,     Cassava Breeder                
Research Scientist
Qualification:                   M. Phil. (Crop Science)            
Area of Specialization:    Plant Breeding
Research Interests:           Breeding for nutritional quality in cassava
Tel:                                  +233 261160342    
Nationality:                      Ghanaian
Station:                             Fumesua, Kumasi (Ghana)

David Appiah-Kubi

David Appiah-Kubi, Tissue Culturist                
Research Scientist
Qualification: MSc Agronomy (Plant Breeding)
Area of Specialization: Plant Tissue Culture Techniques, Genetic Diversity Studies, Marker Assisted Breeding
Research Interests: Plant Biotechnology (Molecular Biology and Tissue Culture)
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Nationality: Ghanaian
Station: Fumesua, Kumasi (Ghana)

Mr. Hillary Mireku-Bortey

Hillary Mireku Bortey,
Research Scientist (Seed Scientist)            
Qualification: M.Sc. Seed Science and Technology; Masters in
Intellectual Property (MIP)
Area of Specialization: Seed Systems management, Seed quality, Seed Production technology, Intellectual Property Rights (Plant Variety Protection and Technology Licensing)
Research Interests: Seed systems, Seed physiology,
Seed pathology, Postharvest handling of cereals/legumes,
root and tubers (storage structures and techniques development),
Plant variety protection systems, Use of patent information for agricultural research, Technology Transfer (Licensing), Intellectual Property Rights (PVP) Research and Advocacy
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Tel:    +233 242 380 003/+233 542 328 997
Nationality: Ghanaian
Station: Fumesua, Kumasi (Ghana

Mrs. Patricia Oteng-Darko

Name of Researcher: Mrs. Patricia Oteng-Darko
Institution: CSIR – CRI
Qualification: M.S.C.
Designation: Research Scientist
Area (s) of Specialization: Agricultural Engineering; Soil and Water Engineering
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Kwadwo Adofo

Kwadwo Adofo, Sweetpotato Breeder            
Research Scientist
Qualification:                       PhD, Plant Breeding
Area of Specialization:         Plant Breeding/Genetics
Research Interests:               Crop Improvements (Sweetpotato, Cowpea)
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Tel:                                       +233 20 198 214
Nationality:                          Ghanaian
Station:                                 Fumesua, Kumasi (Ghana)

Yaw Danso

Name of Researcher: Yaw Danso
Institution: CSIR-Crops Research Institute
Qualification: M.Sc. (Plant Breeding)
Designation: Research Scientist
Area (s) of Specialization: Plant Breeding

Dr. Ruth Naa Ashiokai Prempeh

Dr. Ruth Naa Ashiokai Prempeh, Plant Molecular Breeder            
Research Scientist
Qualification:  Ph.D. Plant Breeding
Area of Specialization:  Plant Breeding
Research Interests:  Using molecular markers in the
Development of high yielding
Crop varieties resistant to pests and
Diseases and other quality traits to
Enhance the livelihood of smallholder farmers.
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Tel:    +233 244 533 200/+233 322 060 389
Nationality: Ghanaian
Station:   Fumesua, Kumasi (Ghana)

Shadrack Kwadwo Amponsah

Name of Researcher: Shadrack Kwadwo Amponsah
Institution: CSIR-Crops Research Institute
Qualification: MSc. Agricultural Machinery Engineering
Designation: Research Scientist
Area (s) of Specialization: Agricultural Mechanisation, Irrigation, Machine Design, Postharvest
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