Henry Kojo Bonsu-Owu (Mr.)

Mr. Henry Kojo Bonsu-Owu

Lecturer

Mr. Henry Kojo Bonsu-Owu is a Lecturer at the Ghana Institute of Journalism (GIJ) with 16 years of teaching experience at the tertiary level. 

He lectures in both the Department of Marketing and Advertising and the Department of Journalism. At present, he is the Head of Department under the Faculty of Journalism, where as part of his responsibilities he sees to the coordination of departmental activities and ensuring smooth academic work within the department.

  • Phil. Communication and Media Studies (Business Communication)
  • Master of Public Administration (MPA)
  • BA (Art) Communication Design (First Class)
  • University of Education, Winneba
  • University of Ghana
  • Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology
  • Member, Internet Society, ISOC, Ghana Chapter

  • Print News Writing (Level 200 – 2018)
  • Advertising and Society (Level 400 – 2016 – Date)
  • Principles of Advertising (Level 200 – 2016 – Date)
  • Print and Web Material Production (Level 400 – 2015 – Date)
  • Layout and Design (Diploma II – 2015)
  • Basic Computer Skills (Level 100 – 2014)
  • Basic Computer Skills (Diploma I – 2014)
  • Theories of Communication (Level 100 – 2014)
  • Information Technology and Communication Systems (Level 400 – 2004 – 2014)
  • Graphics of Communication (Level 200 – 2002 – 2004)
  • Business Communication
  • Computer Mediated
  • Communication 
  • Advertising
  • Print Material Production
  • Strategic Communication Management
  • Communication Design and Public Relations

JOURNAL REVIEW EXPERIENCE

  1. Reviewer: Journal of Social Science (ISSN: 2327-5960)
  2. Reviewer: E-Journal of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences (ISSN: 2720-7722)
  3. Reviewer (Adhoc): Journal of Environmental Protection (ISSN: 2152-2197)

 

SUPERVISION AND ASSESSMENT OF POSTGRADUATE THESES/DISSERTATIONS

  1. MSc/MBA/MA Theses/Dissertations Examined as Second Examiner: Twenty-two (24)
  2. MSc/MBA/MA Theses/Dissertations Supervised: Thirty-two (32)

 

SUPERVISION OF UNDERGRADUATE PROJECT WORK

Has supervised project works of several undergraduate students

 

MEMBERSHIP OF UNIVERSITY COMMITTEES AND TASK GROUPS

2020-Date   Member, Accreditation and Program Development Committee, Department

of Communication, Ghana Institute of Journalism, Accra.

  • External Moderator for Coventry University/GTUC-Courses: Environmental and Sustainability Analysis; Leadership and People Management; Organizational Behaviour and Human Resource; and Strategic Management.
  • Team Leader: For Conference Marking, Institute of Education, UCC.

 

 

LEADERSHIP ROLES AND ADMINISTRATIVE EXPERIENCE

2017-Date     Head of Research Unit, GTUC, Takoradi Campus.

2018-Date     Chair, Graduate School Research Committee, GTUC, Takoradi Campus.

2017-2020      Member, Graduate School Defense Panel, GTUC, Takoradi Campus

2016-2017      Acting Director, Quality Assurance Unit, Organisation Development Institute, Accra

2016-2017     Chair, Committee for the design of MA in Development, Governance and

                        Policy Studies, Organisation Development Institute, Accra.

2016               Lead Consultant:  For a Four Day Training Programme for the Managers and Non Managers of Kingstel Hotel (A Three Star Hotel in Takoradi).

2014-2016    Team Leader for Undergraduate courses, Institute of Education Sandwich Programmes, UCC.