Dr. George Agyei

ACADEMIC DEGREES EARNED
  1. Master of Business Administration in General Management ( MBA-GM), Educatis Graduate School of Management, Altdorf, Switzerland., 2014

  2. Doctor of Technical Science, DSc Tech in Mineral Beneficiation, Havana, Cuba., 2007

  3. Postgraduate Diploma in Education, PGDE, Training of Professionals in Higher Education, Moa, Holguin, Cuba., 2007

  4. Bachelor of Engineering, Mining , Moa, Holguin, Cuba, 2001

  5. Basic Intermediate Diploma in French Language, Moa, Holguin, Cuba, 2001

 
INSTITUTIONS ATTENDED
  1. Educatis Graduate School of Management (EGSM), Altdorf, Switzerland, (2012 - 2014)

  2. Moa Higher Institute of Mining and Metallurgy. Moa-Holguin, Cuba, (2002 - 2006)

  3. Pedro Sotto Alba"? Language Institute, Moa, Cuba, (1999 - 2001)

  4. Moa Higher Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, (1996 - 2001)

 
PROFESSIONAL BODY MEMBERSHIP
  1. Geological Society of Cuba, Moa Filial, (2002 - To Date)

 
AWARDS
  1. Cuban Government Postgraduate Scholarship Award, 2002

  2. Cuban Government Scholarship Award, 1989

  3. Third Prize: National Science Fair and Quiz Competition for Basic Schools, Ghana Association of Science Teachers, Wa, Upper West Region, Ghana., 1988

 
ACADEMIC RANKS HELD
  1. Senior Lecturer (2014 - Date)

  2. Lecturer (2007 - 2014)

 
SUBJECTS TAUGHT
  1. Undergraduate Level "?Mineral Processing "?Material Science "?Physical Metallurgy for Electrical and Mechanical Engineering "?Processing of Minerals in Ghana "?Ore handling and Transport Machinery

  2. Beneficiation of Industrial Minerals ( Postgraduate level)

 
SUPERVISION OF STUDENTS PROJECT WORK/THESIS/RESEARCH
  1. 11 Project Works, (BSc)

 
OTHER PROFESSIONALLY RELATED EXPERIENCE
  1. CEO,Esperanza Engineering Consult. Mining and General Engineering Services

  2. Higher Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, Moa, Cuba: Adjunct Instructor

  3. Department of Mines, Ghana Bauxite Company Ltd., Awaso, Mining Specialist

 
RESEARCH CONDUCTED
  1. MBA Thesis, "Assessing local community expectations, perceptions and corporate social reporting in Ghana"?s oil industry: Implications for Corporate Social Performance Theory and Practice"a (2012 - 2014)

  2. Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana"?s Mining Sector (2009 - To Date)

  3. Gravimetric properties of a nickel ore from Punta Gorda, Moa, Holguin, (2005 - 2005)

  4. Mineralogy of an ocherous ore from Punta Gorda, Holguin, Cuba, (2002 - 2004)

  5. Magnetic properties of a nickel ore from Punta Gorda, Moa, Holguin. (2002 - 2006)

  6. Doctorate Thesis: Modelling of Fractional distribution of metallic and mineralogical species of a nickeliferrous ore from Punta Gorda deposit, Moa, Holguin, Cuba (2002 - 2008)

 
JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS
  1. George Agyei, (2012), "The impact of ore beneficiation in nickel processing- implication of theory and practice on sustainable development", monografia.com, mongrafia, 2012, engineering

  2. Opafunso, Z. O., Agyei George., T. B. Afeni. 2012 (2012), "An Integrated Reclamation Scheme to Ensure Good Mining and Mineral Processing Practices in the Niger Delta Area of Nigeria", Research Journal of Environmental and Earth Sciences, 4, 5, 492-499.

  3. George Agyei, Joseph Gordon and Isaac Addei, (2012), "Offshore Oil Industry Activities and Fishing in Ghana: Community Perceptions and Sustainable Solutions", Current Research Journal of Social Sciences, 4, 3, 182-189

  4. George Agyei, Joseph Gordon, Arhinful Erasmus and Issaka Yakubu (2012), "Oil Industry Activities in Ghana: Community Perceptions and Sustainable Solutions.", Research Journal of Environmental and Earth Sciences, 4, 5, 583-596.

  5. George Agyei &Pedro Beyris Mazar, (2011), "Fractional distribution Modeling of metals and minerals contained in the balanced laterite ore bodyin Punta Gorda, Moa, Cuba", Mineria y Geologia, 27, 4, 40-63

  6. Agyei, G. (2010), "Structuring of Academic Pedagogic Process of the Subject 'Rock Fragmentation with Explosives" in the Instituto Superior Minero Metalurgico de Moa, Cuba ( In Spanish)", Monografias.com, , , Monograph.com/ Educacion

  7. George Agyei, Arturo Rojas Purron & Alberto HernA533;ndez Flores (2010), "Fractional distribution of metals and minerals contained in the balanced laterite ore body in Punta Gorda, Moa, Cuba", Mineria y Geologia, 26, 4, 36-52

 
CONFERENCE PUBLICATIONS
  1. Agyei, G., Kakraba, D., Gordon, J , (2010), "Dialectico Systemic CSR Model for Better Gold Mining Practices in Ghana.", First Biennial UMaT International Conference on Mining & Mineral Processing, "Expanding the Frontiers of Mining Technology", Tarkwa, Ghana, 4th- 7th August, 2010., Memoirs in CD ROM

  2. Benjamin Appiah-Kubi, Andrews Kingsley Doku & George Agyei (2010), "Internalizing the Negative Externalities of Mining in Ghana: Should Corporate Social Responsibility Be Voluntary?", First Biennial UMaT International Conference on Mining & Mineral Processing, "Expanding the Frontiers of Mining Technology", Tarkwa,, Memoirs in CD ROM

  3. George Agyei, Alberto HernA533;ndez Flores, Alfredo LuA533;s Coello VelA533;zquez (2009), "Substantial composition analysis of the non magnetic product of a nickel ore from the lateritic profile of Punta Gorda, Cuba", MIN4-013. III Cuban Convention of Earth Sciences , Geosciences A533;2009, III Mining Congress of Cuba (Mining A533;2009) Symposium of Mining and Metallurgy (MINIMETAL IV), Havana Conference Center, March 16th -20th March 2009 . Memoirs in CD-ROM, Edited by National Center of Geologic Information and National Institute of Paleontology of Cuba., ISBN 978-959-7117-19-3A533; Geological Society of Cuba

  4. George Agyei, Alberto HernA533;ndez Flores, Arturo Rojas Puron (2009), "X-ray diffraction and differential thermal characterisation of a nickel ore from a lateritic profile of Punta Gorda deposit.", MIN4-P24. III Cuban Convention of Earth Sciences , Geosciences 2009, III Mining Congress of Cuba (Mining A533;2009) Symposium of Mining and Metallurgy (MINIMETAL IV), Havana Conference Center, March 16th -20th March 2009 . Memoirs in CD-ROM, Edited by National Center of Geologic Information and National Institute of Paleontology of Cuba., ISBN 978-959-7117-19-3A533; Geological Society of Cuba

  5. George Agyei, Arturo Rojas Puron Alberto HernA533;ndez Flores (2009), "Contribution to the technological mineralogy of the nickelferrous ore of Punta Gorda deposit, moa, holguin, cuba", MIN4-P31. III Cuban Convention of Earth Sciences , Geosciences A533;2009, III Mining Congress of Cuba (Mining A533;2009) Symposium of Mining and Metallurgy (MINIMETAL IV), Havana Conference Center, March 16th -20th March 2009 . Memoirs in CD-ROM, Edited by National Center of Geologic Information and National Institute of Paleontology of Cuba, ISBN 978-959-7117-19-3A533; Geological Society of Cuba

  6. George Agyei, Alberto HernA533;ndez Flores Alfredo LuA533;s Coello VelA533;zquez (2009), "Magnetic fractionation analysis of a nickelferrous ore from a lateritic profile of Punta Gorda, moa, Cuba", MIN4-P43. III Cuban Convention of Earth Sciences , Geosciences 2009, III Mining Congress of Cuba (Mining A533;2009) Symposium of Mining and Metallurgy (MINIMETAL IV), Havana Conference Center, March 16th -20th March 2009 . Memoirs in CD-ROM, Edited by National Center of Geologic Information and National Institute of Paleontology of Cuba, ISBN 978-959-7117-19-3A533; Geological Society of Cuba

  7. Temeng V.A Agyei,G., Opafunso, Z. O. (2009), "The Impact of Social Corporate Responsibility in the Ghana Mining Industries with Reference to AngloGold Ashanti Limited, Obuasi, Ashanti Region of Ghana.", MIN-P60. III Cuban Convention of Earth Sciences , Geosciences A533;2009, III Mining Congress of Cuba (Mining A533;2009) Symposium of Mining and Metallurgy (MINIMETAL IV), Havana Conference Centre, March 16th -20th March 2009 . Memoirs in CD-ROM, Edited by National Centre of Geologic Information and National Institute of Palaeontology of Cuba., ISBN 978-959-7117-19-3.A533;Geological Society of Cuba

  8. Opafunso, Z. O, Agyei ,G.,T.B. Afeni . (2009), "An Integrated Reclamation Scheme to Ensure Good Mining and Mineral processing Practices in the Niger Delta Area of Nigeria. MIN4-P62.", Memoirs in CD-ROM, Edited by National Centre of Geologic Information and National Institute of Palaeontology of Cuba., ISBN 978-959-7117-19-3. A533; Geological Society of Cu

  9. Temeng V.A Agyei,G., Opafunso, Z. O. (2008), "The Impact of Social Corporate Responsibility in the Ghana Mining Industries with Reference to AngloGold Ashanti Limited, Obuasi, Ashanti Region of Ghana (Presentation).", Sierra Leone Institution of Engineers Biennial Conference 2008 "Engineering and Environment"?, Miatta Conference Centre, Freetown, Sierra Leone

  10. Agyei, G., Rojas, A. L. P., HernA533;ndez, A. F. (2005), "Mineralogy of a nickel ore from a weathering profile of Punta Gorda HolguA533;n, Cuba.", MN2-P51. First Cuban Convention of Earth Sciences , Geosciences A533;2005, Havana Conference Centre, April 5-8 the 2005. Memoirs in CD-ROM. Edited by National Centre of Geologic Information and National Institute of Palaeontology of Cuba., ISBN 959-7171-03-7.A533; Geological Society of Cuba.

  11. Agyei, G., Rojas, A. L. P., HernA533;ndez, A. F., (2004), "Mineralogy of a nickel ore from a weathering profile of Punta Gorda HolguA533;n, Cuba (Paper presentatrion)", I Scientific Day of the Cuban Society of Geology, Filial Moa, Moa, HolguA533;n, Instituto Superior Minero Metalurtgico de Moa

  12. Agyei, G., Rojas, A. L. P., HernA533;ndez, A. F., (2003), "Mineralogy of a nickel ore from a weathering profile of Punta Gorda HolguA533;n, Cuba ( Paper Presentation)", IX Symposium of Geology of the AmazonA533;a -, BelA533;m. ParA533;, Brazil.

 
 
 
RECORD OF SERVICE
  1. Member, Disaster Management Sub-Committee, Tarkwa Nsuaem Municipal Assembly (2011 - Date)

  2. Delegate, Seminar. Petroleum Revenue Management Consultation Forum, Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning, Shippers Council Hall, Takoradi, (2010 - 2009)

  3. Delegate, Seminar, RoadShow in Local Content and Local Participation Policy on Oil and Gas Operations, Shippers Council Hall, Takoradi, (2010 - 2010)

  4. Member, Plan Preparation Team: Preparation of 4th Medium Term Development Plan 2010-2013, Tarkwa Nsuaem Municipal Assembly (2010 - 2010)

  5. Member, New Tarkwa Municipal Government Hospital Project Implementation Committee (2010 - Date)

  6. Member, Tender Review Board, Tarkwa Nsuem Municipal Assembly (2009 - date)

  7. Member, Finance and Administration Sub-Committee, Tarkwa Nsuem Municipal Assembly (2009 - 2010)

  8. Member, Executive Committee , Tarkwa Nsuem Municipal Assembly (2009 - date)

  9. Chairman, Works Sub-Committee , Tarkwa Nsuem Municipal Assembly (2009 - date)

  10. Chairman, Grader Management Committee Tarkwa Nsuem Municipal Assembly (2009 - Date)

  11. Delegate, Workshop on the Local Government System of Ghana, Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development, Takoradi. (2009 - )

  12. Delegate, Seminar. African Peer Review Mechanism Monitoring and Evaluation Report, Validation Workshop for Tarkwa Nsuem Municipal Assembly, (2009 - 2009)

  13. Delegate, Seminar. Enhancing Efficiency and Effectiveness in Disbursement and Management of Public Funds in the Metropolitan Municipal and District Assemblies in Ghana. Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development. Akoroma Plaza, Sekondi- Takoradi. (2009 - 2009)

  14. Delegate, Seminar. Stakeholders Sensitization Workshop on Integrated Urban Settlement Policy, Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development, Asempa Hotel, Sekondi Takoradi, (2009 - 2009)

  15. Member of Consulting Team :Metallurgical Plant Operations and Control for workers of Golden Star Resources Company Ltd. Damang Mine (2008 - 2008)

  16. Member of Consulting Team: Metallurgical Plant Operations and Control Chirano Gold Mines Ltd (2008 - 2008)

  17. University Governance: Senior Hall Tutor, Gold Refinery Hall (2007 - 2008)

  18. University Governance: Departmental Examinations Officer (2007 - 2008)

  19. Consultant: Process Mineralogy of Block M-49 of Punta Gorda Ocherous Laterite Deposit "?Che Guevara"? Nickel Enterprise, Moa Cuba (2002 - 2004)

 
OTHER ADDITIONAL ACTIVITIES
  1. Editorial Board Member: American Journal of Applied Sciences

  2. Reviewer, American Journal of Environmental Engineering

  3. Reviewer, International Journal of Mining Engineering and Mineral Processing

  4. Reviewer, Resources and Environment.