Administrative Structure

Principally two main bodies conduct the Affairs of the Academy: The Council, which is the governing body, and the General meeting of Fellows. The Council comprises the Principal Officers of the Academy namely; the President, two Vice Presidents who are respectively the Chairpersons of the Science and Arts Sections, the Honorary Secretary and the Honorary Treasurer together with six other persons elected by the General Meeting of Fellows from among the Fellows of the Academy. The Council meets at least twice a year.

Prof. Francis K.A. Allotey


Prof. Aba Bentil Andam

Vice President (Sciences)

Emerita Prof. Elizabeth Ardayfio-Schandorf

Vice President (Arts)

Prof. Ben K. Ahunu

Honorary Secretary

Prof. Joseph Roland Atsu Ayee

Honorary Treasurer

Prof. Jacob Songsore


Prof. Albert Kodjo Fiadjoe


Prof. Agyeman Badu Akosa


Prof. Edward S. Ayensu


Prof. Victor P. Y. Gadzekpo


Prof. Akilagpa Sawyerr

Immediate Past President

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