ebenDr. Ebenezer Malcalm, a senior lecturer and the Director of the Centre for Online Learning and Teaching (COLT), has been appointed as the Dean of the Graduate School with immediate effect.

Before joining GTUC, Dr. Malcalm was founding Pro-Vice Chancellor of Laweh Open
University. He was also senior lecturer and Coordinator of Distance Learning School at the University of Professional Studies, Accra.

He is a trained instructional designer, technologist and communication & development expert. Dr. Malcalm founded Rescue Mission Ghana, an international NGO that seeks to promote the concept of sustainable development.

Dr. Malcalm obtained a Bachelor degree in Publishing Studies at Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology Kumasi, Ghana and a Master’s degree in Population Studies, from the University of Ghana. He also graduated and earned Master’s degree in International Affairs with a major in Communication and Development at Ohio University. He earned his Ph.D. in Instructional Technology at same University.

He has vast experience in developing and facilitating collaborative learning projects such as the Global Teenager Project, (GTP), International Education and Resource Network (IEARN), and Mtandao Afrika (Thinkquest Africa) etc.
Speaking on his appointment, he said his primary objective is to pursue a rigorous quality assurance programme and also invigorate the blended learning approach in graduate studies at GTUC.

We congratulate Dr. Ebenezer Malcalm on his appointment and wish him well in his new role.