Prof Reynolds Okai is the Dean of the Faculty of Technology Education of the University of Education, Winneba Ghana. He holds a Bsc in Mechanical Engineering from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana. He also holds an MSc and PhD in Forest Products Science and Technology from Nagoya University in Japan specialising in Wood Industrial Machinery. He was the Deputy Coordinator of the working party on sawing, milling and machining of the International Union of Forestry Research Organization (IUFRO) 5.04.08 from 2000 to 2005. He has chaired several international conferences.
Research Interest Timber mechanics, Wood machining, Furniture Design & Production, Forest Engineering
Membership of Professional organization 1. American Society for Precision Engineering 2. Japan Wood Research Society 3. International Society of Wood Science and Technology
Membership of university committee 1. Member, Academic Board 2. Member, Academic planning 3. Member, School of Resarch and Graduate Studies 4. Member, Development Committee
Professor Okai has more than 40 refereed articles