Lawyer Kofi Abotsi appointed Dean of UPSA Faculty of Law
A respected lawyer and former dean of the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration ( GIMPA) Law Faculty Ernest Kofi Abotsi has been appointed as the new Dean of the University of Professional Studies, Accra(UPSA) Law Faculty.
Mr Abotsi, revered for his superior appreciation of the Law and marked eloquence, has been praised by the University’s management for his experience in administering legal education.
“The University of Professional Studies, Accra (UPSA) is delighted to announce the appointment of Ernest Kofi Abotsi as Dean of its Faculty of Law. Dean Abotsi joins the University at an important time in its history, and during a period when the institution seeks to leverage on its innovation and creativity to maintain a leadership niche in training and education.
With a distinguished record in management at the highest level of legal academia, Dean Abotsi brings to the UPSA and the Faculty of Law, a wealth of value and insights in tandem with the Faculty’s pursuit of a mission of leading cutting-edge teaching, learning and research in Africa and the world in the short to medium terms. Having served as dean of the GIMPA Law School between 2014-2018, Dean Abotsi is an accomplished academic with an intimate understanding of running a law school in a globalized setting anchored on delivering the ultimate student experience and faculty development,” an announcement of his appointment on the university’s website read in parts.
Mr Abotsi trained as a lawyer in Ghana and America.