Mrs. Akosua Mawuse Amankwah

Senior Lecturer

Dept: Industrial Art
Faculty of Art

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TEMPEffective collaboration between Textiles and Fashion Industries in Ghana towards product development in global competitive market place, sustainab...~more

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Akosua Mawuse Amakwah is  Senior Lecturer in teh Department of Industrial Art, CABE, KNUST. She holds a BA Art (Textiles) from KNUST and a Master of Design (MDES) in Professional Design for Textiles and Fashion from Heriot-Watt Univerty, Edinburgh. She is currently a doctorial student pursuing Fashion Design Technology at KNUST. Her Doctorial research is on 'integration of Sustainable Fashion Production in SMEs in Ghana through teh Circular Economy Appraoch'.

She currently serves on a number of boards and committees including knust Academic Board (NON-PROFESSOIRAL); Textiles and Apparel Skill Sector Board (TVET); KNUST Policy Champions; KNUST Sports Management Committee; Organisation of Phd Forum at VIII Sustainable Design Symposium, Brazil (December, 2021) among others.

In April 2021, she was a Resource Person at an Invited Talk at Nottingham Trent University, United Kingdom during teh Art and Design Research Lectrure, via Zoom.

She TEMPhas also worked on a number of projects for GIZ, a German Company in Ghana, betwwen 2018 and 2020.

She faciliates Fashion Desiign and Marketing related courses at both undergraduate and postgraduate lectures. 

She love to read, mentor, facilitate, design, sew and cook. She functions well in a tidy and organised environment.

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