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RIPS PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT SEMINAR SERIES


You are reminded about the professional development seminar this week. We are very pleased to have Dr Naa Dodua Dodoo take us through this session which offers very practical skills on the etiquette in written communication which all must learn. Find more information about this week's seminar below. 

Facilitator: Dr Naa Dodua Dodoo, Lecturer, RIPS, University of Ghana

Topic: Written Communication Etiquette               Date: Thursday, 2nd May 2019

Venue: RIPS Lecture Room                Time: 2PM


You are invited to a session this week on referencing using the reference management software Mendeley. This session is a must attend for all students who have not undergone training to use software to manage references. 

You must create a Mendeley account prior to attending the workshop; therefore, find attached a document that indicates steps to create an account.  In addition, find below more information about this week's seminar, and find attached the professional development seminar schedule for the semester. 

Facilitator: Mr David Odjeawo, Senior Librarian, University of Ghana

Topic: Referencing with Mendeley                        Date: Thursday, 18th April 2019

Venue: RIPS Computer Room                   Time: 2PM


You are cordially invited to a mock PAA presentation on Thursday, 4th April 2019. Dr Faustina Frempong-Ainguah will present her co-authored paper which was accepted in a session on 'Empirical Assessments of Linked Human -Ecological Adaptive Responses to Climate Change' at the 2019 Population Association of America (PAA) Meeting in Austin, Texas.

Find below additional information about the presentation.

Facilitator: Dr. Faustina Frempong-Ainguah, Regional Institute for Population Studies, University of Ghana

Title: Drivers of Social Vulnerability to Flooding in an Urban Context: A Case Study of the Greater Accra Metropolitan Area 

Date: Thursday, April 4th, 2019                     Venue: RIPS Lecture Hall                          Time: 2PM


You are invited to the RIPS Professional Development Seminar for the week which will be an instruction on Participatory Research Methods. We are privileged to have Dr Mumuni Abu facilitate this session.

Dr. Mumuni Abu, Lecturer, RIPS, University of Ghana

Topic: Participatory Research Methods

Chairperson: Dr. Adriana A.E Biney, RIPS, University of Ghana         Date: Thursday, 21st March, 2019

Venue: RIPS Lecture Room         Time: 2PM