Dr. Andrews Opoku

Senior Lecturer

Research Areas/Interests

Soil Fertility and Soil Chemistry...~more

Professional/Teaching Experience


    1. Record of service to the community




    1. Service to the University

    August 2017 - date

    Exam Officer, Department of Crop and Soil Sciences, KNUST

    August 2013- 2015

    Head, Arable/Plantation Crop Section, Department of Crop and Soil Sciences, KNUST

    August 2014 -date

    Coordinator, Soil Science Laboratory, Department of Crop and Soil Sciences, KNUST

    November, 2013

    Secretary, Laboratory Management Committee,  Department of Crop and Soil Sciences, KNUST

    2010 -date

    Academic Tutor, Faculty of Agriculture, KNUST

    March 2013

    Member, Local organising committee of West Africa Network on Organic Agriculture Research and Training (WANOART) activities in KNUST.


    1. Service to the Nation

    Sept to Nov, 2019

    Member, National Best Farmer Selection Panel

    January, 2018

    External Assessor, National Accreditation Board, HND program in Ecological Agriculture at Bolgatanga Polytechnic, Bolgatanga.


    16 May, 2016

    Resource Person, Soil sampling and analysis training of trainers workshop for  ATT  stakeholders at IFDC, Tamale

    7 January, 2014

    Member, Research and Product Development, Committee Ghana Soil Health Consortium (GSHC). 

    14 August 2014

    Resource Person, Soil testing training for RELC, Central Region at UCC, Cape Coast

    June 2014 to date

    Consultant, Non Responsive soils investigation for N2Africa, Ghana

    5 April,2014

    Reviewer. Compro/PPRSD SOP for biofertilizer evaluation

    9 January, 2014

    Coordinator, Research and Product Development, Committee, Ghana Soil Health Consortium (GSHC). 

    10-30 October ,2013

    Convener, N2Africa training workshops

    22 September, 2012.

    Resource Person, Training workshop on integrated crop-livestock production for Research and Extension staff  at CSIR-ARI, Tamale

    April, 2011

    Administrative Assistant, N2Africa Project, Ghana.


    June, 2011

    A reviewer for Ghana Journal of Agriculture Science and Technology (GJAST).

    June, 2011

    A reviewer for Ghana Journal of Agriculture Science and Technology (GJAST).





    1. Service to the International Community


    June, 2016

    Reviewer: Open Journal of Soil Science

    July, 2016

    Reviewer: Renewable Agriculture and Food Systems

    Nov 2015

    Member: AGRA Soil Health Program Writeshop

    Sep, 2014

    Reviewer: Archives of Agronomy and Soil Science

    Feb, 2014

    Reviewer: The Journal of Agricultural Science, Cambridge

    Feb, 2014

    Member: West Africa Soil Health Consortium, Planning and Review Committee

    Dec, 2014

    Rapporteur:  International conference on building a new generation of Agricultural Scientists: Bridging the gap between Society, Science and Industry. Kenyatta University, Nairobi-Kenya.


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