Professor Mrs Rita Akosua Dickson has been appointed as the new Pro-Vice-ChancellorThe Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST).

The Council of the University appointed her at its 250th meeting held on Thursday, 27 September 2018.

She will serve a two-year term, with effect from 1 October 2018 – 30 September 2020.

A press release issued by the Registrar of the University, A.K. Boateng, said until her appointment, Professor Rita Akosua Dickson was the Dean of the Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences.