Rosemary Obeng-Hinneh (Dr.)

Dr. Rosemary Obeng-Hinneh


Dr. Rosemary Obeng-Hinneh is a Lecturer at the Ghana Institute of Journalism at the  Faculty of Integrated Communication Sciences

  • PhD Sociology (2018)
  • MPhil Sociology (2012)
  • BA Sociology and Social Work (2008)
  • Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi.
  • University of Ghana, Legon
  • Ghana Sociological and Anthropological Association
  • Ghana Studies Association
  • Cadbury Fellowship (University of Birmingham, 2017)
  • University of Ghana – Pan-African Doctoral Academy Thesis Completion Award (2018). 
  • Principles of Social Organisation
  • Diversity of Peoples and Cultures
  • Sociology of the Family
  • Information Gathering and Research.
  1. Obeng-Hinneh, R. (2019). When men touch women without license: Interrogating the  reasons for women’s entry into consensual unions in urban Accra, Ghana. Ghana Studies, 22: 36-58.
  2. Obeng-Hinneh, R. (2019). Negotiating entry into marriage: Strategies of Ghanaian women in marriage-like partnerships. Ghana Social Science Journal, 16(1): 54-70. 
  3. Obeng-Hinneh, R. and Kpoor, Albert. Cohabitation and its consequences in Ghana. Journal of Family Issues. (Forthcoming).
  4.  Obeng-Hinneh, R. (2015). Religion and Social Change in West Africa: An Introduction to  the Sociology of Religion by Max Assimeng in Ghana Social Science Journal,   12(2):149-150. (Book Review).
  • Non-Executive Director, Africa Global Radio