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Assoc. Prof. George Agyei

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Position

Lecturer

Department

Mining Engineering

Research Interest

Mineral Processing, Mining, Process Mineralogy of Nickel Laterites,Curricular Design, Sustainable Development




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

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

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

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

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

2012--2014
Educatis Graduate School of Management (EGSM), Altdorf, Switzerland
2002--2006
Moa Higher Institute of Mining and Metallurgy. Moa-Holguin, Cuba
1999--2001
Pedro Sotto Alba"? Language Institute, Moa, Cuba
1996--2001
Moa Higher Institute of Mining and Metallurgy
2002--To Date
Geological Society of Cuba, Moa Filial
2002
Cuban Government Postgraduate Scholarship Award
1989
Cuban Government Scholarship Award
1988
Third Prize: National Science Fair and Quiz Competition for Basic Schools, Ghana Association of Science Teachers, Wa, Upper West Region, Ghana.
2014--Date
Senior Lecturer
2007--2014
Lecturer
  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 Hernández 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

  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 Hernández Flores, Alfredo Luís Coello Velázquez (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 ´2009, III Mining Congress of Cuba (Mining ´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 978-959-7117-19-3© Geological Society of Cuba
  4. George Agyei, Alberto Hernández 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 ´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 978-959-7117-19-3© Geological Society of Cuba
  5. George Agyei, Arturo Rojas Puron Alberto Hernández 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 ´2009, III Mining Congress of Cuba (Mining ´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 978-959-7117-19-3© Geological Society of Cuba
  6. George Agyei, Alberto Hernández Flores Alfredo Luís Coello Velázquez (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 ´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 978-959-7117-19-3© 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 ´2009, III Mining Congress of Cuba (Mining ´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.©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. © 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., Hernández, A. F. (2005), "Mineralogy of a nickel ore from a weathering profile of Punta Gorda Holguín, Cuba.", MN2-P51. First Cuban Convention of Earth Sciences , Geosciences ´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.© Geological Society of Cuba.
  11. Agyei, G., Rojas, A. L. P., Hernández, A. F., (2004), "Mineralogy of a nickel ore from a weathering profile of Punta Gorda Holguín, Cuba (Paper presentatrion)", I Scientific Day of the Cuban Society of Geology, Filial Moa, Moa, Holguín, Instituto Superior Minero Metalurtgico de Moa
  12. Agyei, G., Rojas, A. L. P., Hernández, A. F., (2003), "Mineralogy of a nickel ore from a weathering profile of Punta Gorda Holguín, Cuba ( Paper Presentation)", IX Symposium of Geology of the Amazonía -, Belém. Pará, Brazil.
2011--Date
Member, Disaster Management Sub-Committee, Tarkwa Nsuaem Municipal Assembly
2010--2009
Delegate, Seminar. Petroleum Revenue Management Consultation Forum, Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning, Shippers Council Hall, Takoradi,
2010--2010
Delegate, Seminar, RoadShow in Local Content and Local Participation Policy on Oil and Gas Operations, Shippers Council Hall, Takoradi,
2010--2010
Member, Plan Preparation Team: Preparation of 4th Medium Term Development Plan 2010-2013, Tarkwa Nsuaem Municipal Assembly
2010--Date
Member, New Tarkwa Municipal Government Hospital Project Implementation Committee
2009--date
Member, Tender Review Board, Tarkwa Nsuem Municipal Assembly
2009--2010
Member, Finance and Administration Sub-Committee, Tarkwa Nsuem Municipal Assembly
2009--date
Member, Executive Committee , Tarkwa Nsuem Municipal Assembly
2009--date
Chairman, Works Sub-Committee , Tarkwa Nsuem Municipal Assembly
2009--Date
Chairman, Grader Management Committee Tarkwa Nsuem Municipal Assembly
2009--
Delegate, Workshop on the Local Government System of Ghana, Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development, Takoradi.
2009--2009
Delegate, Seminar. African Peer Review Mechanism Monitoring and Evaluation Report, Validation Workshop for Tarkwa Nsuem Municipal Assembly,
2009--2009
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
Delegate, Seminar. Stakeholders Sensitization Workshop on Integrated Urban Settlement Policy, Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development, Asempa Hotel, Sekondi Takoradi,
2008--2008
Member of Consulting Team :Metallurgical Plant Operations and Control for workers of Golden Star Resources Company Ltd. Damang Mine
2008--2008
Member of Consulting Team: Metallurgical Plant Operations and Control Chirano Gold Mines Ltd
2007--2008
University Governance: Senior Hall Tutor, Gold Refinery Hall
2007--2008
University Governance: Departmental Examinations Officer
2002--2004
Consultant: Process Mineralogy of Block M-49 of Punta Gorda Ocherous Laterite Deposit "?Che Guevara"? Nickel Enterprise, Moa Cuba
2012--2014
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
2009--To Date
Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana"?s Mining Sector
2005--2005
Gravimetric properties of a nickel ore from Punta Gorda, Moa, Holguin,
2002--2004
Mineralogy of an ocherous ore from Punta Gorda, Holguin, Cuba,
2002--2006
Magnetic properties of a nickel ore from Punta Gorda, Moa, Holguin.
2002--2008
Doctorate Thesis: Modelling of Fractional distribution of metallic and mineralogical species of a nickeliferrous ore from Punta Gorda deposit, Moa, Holguin, Cuba
Undergraduate Level "?Mineral Processing "?Material Science "?Physical Metallurgy for Electrical and Mechanical Engineering "?Processing of Minerals in Ghana "?Ore handling and Transport Machinery
Beneficiation of Industrial Minerals ( Postgraduate level)
2010--Date
CEO,Esperanza Engineering Consult. Mining and General Engineering Services
2003--2006
Higher Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, Moa, Cuba: Adjunct Instructor
2001--2002
Department of Mines, Ghana Bauxite Company Ltd., Awaso, Mining Specialist
2012
Editorial Board Member: American Journal of Applied Sciences
2012
Reviewer, American Journal of Environmental Engineering
2012
Reviewer, International Journal of Mining Engineering and Mineral Processing
2012
Reviewer, Resources and Environment.
2011
Reviewer: Elsevier Journal of Cleaner Production