Prof. Sulemana Al-Hassan
Prof. Sulemana Al-Hassan is a lecturer in the Mining Engineering Department at the University of Mines and Technology, Tarkwa. Prof Al-Hassan is currently the Dean of Planning and Quality Assurance Unit of the University. Until 30th December 2016 he was the Pro Vice Chancellor. He obtained his BSc (Hons.) and Postgraduate Diploma in Mining Engineering from the University of Mines and Technology in 1982 and 1983 respectively.
He worked as a Mining Engineer at Tarkwa Goldfields Ltd until 1987 when he joined the University as Lecturer. He obtained his PhD degree from the University of Wales, Cardiff, UK, in 1994. Prof Al-Hassan has served in several capacities in the University. He has also served on various local and national committees and boards including the National Accreditation Board. His research areas include Mineral Reserve Estimation, Mine Planning and Design, Mineral Economics and Small Scale Mining. He is a Member of Ghana Institution of Geoscientists (MGhIG), Ghana Institution of Engineers (MGhIE) and Australasian Institution of Mining; and Metallurgy (MAusIMM). Prof Al-Hassan is a consultant in Mineral Resource Management and Small-scale mining.