Dr Dorothy Ama Morrison is the current head of the CLEAR-GIMPA Team. She is a Lecturer at the GIMPA Business School. She has also been a training facilitator for institutions such as Success World Limited, Ghana National Chamber of Commerce and Industry, AACE Business Services, Ministry of Inner-City and Zongo Development and the World Bank. She holds an Advanced Certificate in Project Monitoring and Evaluation from KNUST and AACE Training Institute and a Bachelor’s Degree with Honours in Education from the University of Cape Coast. She also has Master’s Degree with Honours in Social Work from the California State University, San Bernardino, USA, and MPhil and PhD in Development Studies (Human Resources) from the University of Cape Coast, Ghana.
Dr Ebenezer Adaku is currently the business line manager for Strengthening Legislative Oversight in CLEAR GIMPA. He is a trained Construction Cost Engineer and Infrastructure Planner with 13 years of professional experience. He is a Senior Lecturer at GIMPA and Consultant in Project Management and M&E training programmes for institutions such as ECOWAS, Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre, Tema Oil Refinery, among others. He has a lot of research experiences in M&E and has authored many works including; The Diagnostic Study of Ghana’s Evaluation System and A Study on the evaluation practice in the Ghana and ECOWAS Parliament. He consults for the Public Procurement Authority in the Sustainable Public Procurement Projects where he develops manuals and training on Procurement Performance Assessment for staff and assessors of the PPA. His areas of interest in research include M&E systems, value chain analysis and project risk analysis. Eben also facilitates in M&E training like the Development Evaluation Training Program for directors and M&E Focal Persons from various ministries and agencies in Ghana and Africa. He also facilitates workshops on monitoring and evaluation for the Land Administration Sector. He has developed M&E training manuals and frameworks for many organizations. He holds a doctorate degree with the University of Stuttgart, Germany, in Civil and Environmental Engineering and Masters in Infrastructure Planning programme in the same university.
Dr Patrick Tandoh is currently the business line manager for Strengthening Evaluation Practice in CLEAR GIMPA. He is a Senior Lecturer at the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA) with many experiences in training and practice of Monitoring and Evaluation. In May 2018, he was elected as the Chairman, Governing Board of the Management Development and Productivity Institute (MDPI). He has a speciality in Evaluation and Social Research, Public and Non-Profit Management, Local Governance Systems and Decentralization, Development Theory and Practice, Governance and Political Economy of Africa and Social Change Planning. He was part of the team of experts that developed Ghana’s Monitoring and Evaluation Policy. Patrick has many M&E Consultancy experiences including the Mid-Term Outcomes Evaluation for WATAF in Ghana and Rationalizing Social Protections in Ghana Project. He consults for the Gender and M&E, AfDB – MOWAC GRCDSP Project. His many experiences in M&E training and workshops cover the facilitation of training in Ghana which includes; the CLEAR GIMPA “Harmattan School”, the postgraduate diploma in M&E and the Evidence-Informed Policy Making Training in GIMPA. He holds a PhD in Policy Studies at Clemson University and a Masters in Community & Economic Development with Pennsylvania State University all in the United State of America.
Dr. Jemima Antwiwaa Ottou holds a PhD in Construction Management from the Kwame
Nkrumah University of Science and Technology on ‘Improving Public Sector Construction
Tendering Processes Using Six Sigma’, Ghana; MSc. in Engineering and Management from
Coventry University, UK; a Bachelor of Science Degree in Building Technology from the Kwame
Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana and a product of Akosombo
International School. Her research interests include Total Quality Management and
Procurement in Construction Project Delivery. She is a Member of the Ghana Institution of
Surveyors and a Member of the Chartered Institute of Building. She has also acquired training in
Advanced Project Monitoring and Evaluation from AACE Evaluation Training Institute. She has
over 17 years functional experience as a Quantity Surveyor, Procurement Professional and a
Contract Administrator. She has performed duties related to Pre-Contract and Post Contract
activities for major construction projects in both Building and Civil Engineering Works. She has
worked for Contractors and Consultancy Firms in Ghana for both Public and Private Institutions
such as the Local Government Service and Sonitra Ghana Limited. She has managed several
donor funded government construction projects such as Urban Development Grant (UDG) and
District Development Facility (DDF) projects. In the past four years she has acquired experience
in teaching and thesis supervision in contract management, procurement, total quality
management, and project management at both the undergraduate and post graduate levels.
She believes that the knowledge she has acquired through practice will enhance her teaching
skills in order to prepare students to meet industry needs. She enjoys dancing and has a passion
for helping the deprived and vulnerable in communities.
PhD in Political Science, University of Ghana, Legon (2015)
MPhil in Political Science, University of Ghana, Legon (2002)
BA (Hon) in Political Science &Economics, University of Ghana, Legon (1992)
Area of Specialization:
Public Management, Research Methods, Policy Analysis, Governance and Leadership, Gender and Development, Humanities.
Dr Joseph Taabazuing is With CLEAR GIMPA. He doubles as a Management Consultant and a Senior Lecturer GIMPA. He has in-depth expertise in Development Management fields including Policy Analysis and Review, Monitoring and Evaluation and Project Management. Dr Taabazuing has far and wide experiences in M&E consultancies in Africa including; Consultant for ECOWAS to develop a Results-Based Monitoring and Evaluation Framework for the Community Strategic Plan, Consultant for Water Aid Ghana, to evaluate the Australia Africa Community Engagement Scheme (AACES) program, Consultant for Ministry of Gender and Social Protection to develop a Results-Based Monitoring and Evaluation and Reporting Framework, Consultant for Misereor of Germany, to evaluate Justice Development and Peace Commission (JDPC) Project in Ondo Diocese of Nigeria and Consultant for IBIS West Africa, to lead a team of consultants to undertake a baseline study in selected West African Countries to guide the effective monitoring of their WAHRD (West African Human Rights and Development) project. He is an expert in Strategic Planning and Management, Local Government and Decentralization Partnership Development among others. He has a lot of experiences and adept in the design of field surveys, monitoring and evaluation of donor projects and baseline studies. He holds a PhD in Development Studies with the University of South Africa and an MPhil in Agricultural Administration with the University of Ghana.
Mr Richard Kingsford Otoo is a professional in monitoring and evaluation and Project Management (PMP). He is the business line manager for National and Regional Evaluation Systems (NARES) in CLEAR GIMPA. Richard has a lot of research experiences in national M&E systems of many countries including the USA, UK, Chile, Australia, Canada, South Africa, Benin and Ghana. He has authored many research papers in evaluation systems of Ghana and ECOWAS including; The Institutionalization of Ghana’s Evaluation System, Constraints and Enablers of Ghana’s Evaluation System, Diagnostic Study of Ghana’s Evaluation System and Diagnostic Study of Evaluation System in ECOWAS Institutions and the Member States. Richard was with a team of experts that developed Ghana’s Monitoring and Evaluation Policy and is currently working on the development of an evaluation policy for the ECOWAS Commission. He has written many technical evaluation reports key among them being the Process Evaluation of the Intensified TB Case Findings in Ghana. He has expertise in the Design for Impact and Process Evaluations, Logic Models, Indicators, Instrument design for data Collection, Theory of Change and TORs. He holds an MPhil in Programme Monitoring and Evaluation with the University of Stellenbosch South Africa, MSc in Development Finance with the University of Ghana and a BSc in Operations and Project Management (First Class Honours). He holds professional certifications in Project Management with PMI global and Six Sigma with ASQ.
Mr Emmanuel Osei is an Administrative Assistant in the School of Public Service and Governance (SPSG) at the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA). He is currently assigned to assist with the administrative duties of the Centre for Learning of Evaluation and Results (CLEAR). He assists in the Coordination of CLEAR workshops as well as Certificate programmes organized by the Training Unit at the School of Public Service and Governance (SPSG). Mr Osei holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Management (Education) from the University of Cape Coast, Ghana.