GS16 Speakers

Marian Asantewah Nkansah

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Faculty member at Department of Chemistry, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST)

Dr. Marian Asantewah NKANSAH is a faculty member at Department of Chemistry, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Kumasi, Ghana.  Her research interests span a wide range of fields with a focus on Environmental Chemistry, especially in the areas of contamination and pollution of the environment by toxic substances. She is a member the Royal Society of the Chemistry (RSC), affiliate of the African Academy of Sciences (AAS) and affiliate of the World Academy of Science (TWAS). Dr. Nkansah was named the inaugural recipient of the FM Al-Kharafi TWAS Prize in 2016. She was recently elected as an Executive Member of the Global Young Academy (GYA) and selected a Fellow of the Next Einstein’s Forum (NEF).