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My profile

My name is Benjamin Kuffour Asiamah. I have worked for several years as a Chemistry and Integrated Science teacher, and currently as a teacher at Achimota School.I am the head of Integrated Science Department of Achimota School and a script writer for Center for National Distance Learning and Open Schooling (CENDLOS).I am an author of six books in chemistry and natural science books and a co – author of three books.

My interests

I have special interest in the following:

  • Organometallics and Bioinorganic Chemistry,
  • Methods of teaching Chemistry,
  • Environmental science,
  • Water Quality Analysis,
  • Occupational Health and Safety

Educational Background

  • 1999 - 2000 University of British Columbia Vancouver

Certificate Chemical Safety Course

  • 1991 – 1996 University of Cape Coast Cape Coast, Ghana

B Sc. (Hons) Chemistry and Diploma in Education


  • 2010 Best Science Teacher, Achimota High School, Ghana
  • 1994 University of Cape Coast Deans’ Award

Professional Experience

  • 2004 – present Achimota Senior High School Accra, Ghana

Teacher (Teach Elective Chemistry and Integrated Science) Head of Integrated Science Department . Housemaster (Lugard House)

  • 2002 – 2004 Nifa Secondary School Adukrom, Ghana

Teacher (Taught Elective Physics, Elective Mathematics and Chemistry)

  • 1999 - 2000 University of British Columbia Vancouver

Teaching Assistant and Research Assistant (Taught and supervised undergraduate Chemistry Laboratory courses,Assisted research work in Organometallics and Bioinorganic Chemistry, Marked undergraduate examination scripts)

  • 1997 – 1998 Presbyterian Women’s Training College Aburi

Teacher (Taught Science and Mathematics,Supervised teacher trainees on and off campus on teaching practices,Supervised final students project work)

Additional Professional Activities

  • 2007 - 2010, Script writer, Center for National Distance Learning and Open Schooling (CENDLOS), Chemistry for SHS 2 and 3
  • 2007 and 2010, Judge, Science, Maths and Technology Fair for Ghana International School (GIS), Accra, Ghana
  • 1996, Participant, 9th Annual Conference of the Ghana Chemical Society at the University of Cape Coast on the theme- “The Chemist and Environmental Pollution Control”.
  • 1995, Participant, Presented a paper at the joint 15th Biennial Conference of the West African Science Association on “Pesticides in Rain Water, DOM as indicator of Pollution”.
  • 1994, Participant, 8th Annual Conference and Special Congregation of Ghana Chemical Society held at the University of Cape Coast, on the theme “Chemistry and the Wealth of Nations”.

Achimota UCC

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