Dr. (Mrs.) Francess Dufie Azumah

Senior Lecturer

Dept: Sociology and Social Work
New Social Science Block
Room TF 22H

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Research Areas/Interests

Gender Issues and Development Crime and Social Cohesion Gender and Sexuality Family and Welfare Work and Organisation Conflict, Peace Building and Di...~more

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Instituted the female mentorship programme dubbed the “Eagle Mentorship Programme” in 2015 in the Faculty of Social Science. Inaugurated 60 female students as mentees and lecturers and renowned females in managerial position as mentors.

Organized the First International Women’s Day event on the theme “Obaa Mo Awards” on 8th of April, 2014. The event was to award hard working female lectures for their contribution to education in Faculty of Social Sciences and Ghana at large.

Introduced Statistical Package for Social Scientists (SPSS) in the Faculty of Social Science in 2004 to facilitate data management and analysis.

Best Abstract Award (Abstract 263) Gender and Cultural-Based Violence and Widowhood Rituals in Ghana and its Effects on Women's Reproductive Health Right at the ICOWHI 18TH Congress in April 7-10, 2010, University of Pennsylvania-Philadelphia.

Awarded Government of Ghana Scholarship for Doctorial Study in University of Hull, United Kingdom -   1999-2003

Introduced NVivo software in the Department of Sociology and Social Work in 2018 to facilitate qualitative data management and analysis.

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