Curriculum Vitae

Work Experience

November, 2018 - Present

Young People We Care
- Kumasi, Ghana

Research & Development Officer

  • Wrote the first draft of Children and Youth in the Context of Migration (Brief for UNICEF Representative in Nepal)
  • Research Assistant: ‘Ghana State of Youth Development Report’ (2019). Commonwealth funded project for National Youth Authority- Ghana
  • Research Assistant: Children and Youth in the Context of Migration for UNICEF Representative in Nepal. Author: Michael Boampong (University of London, Birkbeck).
  • Wrote a commentary on Transformative Technology for Migrant Workers: Opportunities, Challenges, and Risks.
  • Provided administration and orientation support for Six European Volunteer Service (EVS) volunteers from France, Portugal and Romania.
  • Served as a Facilitator during in-service training for local volunteers.
  • Represented the organisation in events held locally and abroad.
September, 2015 - August, 2016

Department of Sociology and Social Work
- KNUST, Kumasi, Ghana

Teaching Assistant

  • Assisted teaching in Sociology of Education, Sociology of Religion, Principles of Management.
  • Assisted thesis class of 26 undergraduate students.
  • Provided various research assistance services to 8 post graduate researchers.
August – September, 2011

Institute for Continuing and Distance Education (ICDE),
University of Ghana


  • Facilitated Adult Education in Basic literacy and numeracy.
  • Tutored in WASSCE remedial and pre-SHS classes (Core English and Geography)


  • Computer: Proficient in Ms Excel; Ms Word; and Ms Power Point.
  • Management: Good organiser; Team player; Give relevant attention to ethical conduct.
  • Social: Proficient in presentation (public & private); affable; good listener.Languages: English, Asante Twi, Fanti.



August 2016 – July 2019

Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology

MPhil. Sociology

  • Studied Sociology of Health; Conflict Management and Peace Building; and other core courses
  • Wrote a thesis on Health Worker – Patient Communication and Quality Healthcare Delivery in Ghana.
September 2011– June 2015

Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology

BA. Sociology and Social Work

  • Studied Sociology of Religion; Conflict Management and Peace Building; Industrial Sociology; Sociology of Education and other core courses.
  • Wrote a Long Essay on Student Spirituality and Academic Performance
2007 – 2011

Mfantsipim School

WASSCE – General Arts

Certs. & training






Global Citizenship, Gender Advocacy, and Youth Development

Lorca, Spain

Cazalla Intercultural


Resource Mobilisation (Fundraising), Fair Trade and Work camp Management

Ketou, Benin

ONG Minangan/ Aventura Marão Clube (AMC)


Youth Development and Global Citizenship.

Kumasi, Ghana



Owusu-Boateng, W., Effa-Manu, J & Osei Owusu, I., (2017). Assessing the Factors Contributing to Youth Violence at Aboabo Number One in Kumasi. Zenith International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research, 7(5), 79-105

Owusu-Boateng, W., Amofa, R., & Osei Owusu, I., (2017). The Internal Control Systems of GN Bank- Ghana. British Journal of Economics, Management & Trade 17(1) 1-17. DOI: 10.9734/BJEMT/2017/32261

Owusu-Boateng, W. & Osei Owusu, I., (2016). Student Spirituality and Academic Performance: A Case Study of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Ghana. British Journal of Education, & Behavioural Science. 17(3) 1-13. DOI: 10.9734/BJESBS/2016/27910

Owusu-Boateng, W., Sakyiwaa Mensah, E., & Osei Owusu, I., (2016). Prevalence and Consequences of Child Maltreatment in the Konongo Metropolis of the Ashanti Region- Ghana.  Zenith International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research, 6(8), 39-59.

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