Lecturers- Management Studies

AUGUSTINE AWUAH PEPRAH

Position:  Lecturer, Department of Business Administration, Faculty of Management Studies

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Academic Areas: 

  • Strategy & International Management
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Project Management

Biography

Born in Sunyani, Ghana, Augustine obtained his PhD degree in Management from Ca’ Foscari University of Venice, Italy. Prior to his current appointment as a lecturer at University of Professional Studies, Accra, he served as a teacher with the Ghana Education Service in Kumasi. His research activities focus on micro and macro-level analyses of institutions. Specifically, how institutional environment shapes firms’ strategy in emerging markets. Also, topics on Global Strategy, Supply Chain Management, Project management, International Business, Technology and Innovation Management are of great interest to him. Augustine has presented papers at high level international conferences, including Annual meetings of the Academy of Management and Academy of International Business.

 

Academic Degrees

  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Management, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice, Italy
  • Master of Philosophy (MPhil), Management Science, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice, Italy
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA), Logistics & Supply Chain Management, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology, Kumasi, Ghana
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE), Catholic University College of Ghana, Fiapre, Ghana
  • Bachelor of Science (BSc), Natural Resource Management, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology, Kumasi, Ghana

 

Published Journal Articles and Conference Proceedings

2017

Peprah, A. A. & Giachetti, C. (2017) Business model adaptation to institutional voids: The case of Jumia, the Amazon.com of Africa. Proceedings of Seventy-seventh Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management. doi:10.5465/AMBPP.2017.13620abstract. Nominated for IM Division GWU-CIBER Best Paper on Emerging Markets Award

2017

Peprah, A. A. & Giachetti, C. (2017) Business model adaptation to institutional voids: The case of Jumia, the Amazon.com of Africa. Proceedings of the Fifty-ninth Annual Meeting of the Academy of International Business. ISSN: 2078-0435

2016

Giachetti, C. &Peprah, A. A. (2016) The influence of institutional voids in emerging markets on entrant firms’ resource commitment. Proceedings of Seventy-sixth Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management. doi:10.5465/AMBPP.2016.14017abstract .Print ISSN: 0065-0668. Online ISSN: 2151-6561

2016

Giachetti, C. & Peprah, A. A. (2016) The influence of institutional voids in emerging markets on entrant firms’ resource commitment. Proceedings of Seventy-sixth Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management. doi:10.5465/AMBPP.2016.14017abstract .Print ISSN: 0065-0668. Online ISSN: 2151-6561

2016

Giachetti, C. & Peprah, A. A. (2016) The influence of institutional voids in emerging markets on entrant firms’ resource commitment. Proceedings of the Fifty-eighth Annual Meeting of the Academy of International Business. ISSN: 2078-0435

2016

A.A. Agyei, A. A. Peprah & K. F. Sekyere (2016). Management of domestic solid waste in Ghana: Perception of households, International Journal of Development and Sustainability, 5 (4), 157-168

2014

Peprah, A, A., (2014). Determinants of Patients' Satisfaction at Sunyani Regional Hospital, Ghana. International Journal of Business and Social Research, 4 (1), 96-108

2014

Peprah, A. A., & Atarah, B. A., (2014). Assessing Patient's Satisfaction Using Servqual Model: ACase Of Sunyani Regional Hospital, Ghana. International Journal of Business and Social Research, 4 (2), 133-143

2014

Atarah, B. A., & Peprah, A. A., (2014). Advertising and Student Enrolment in Private Tertiary Institutions in Ghana. International. Journal of Business and Social Research, 4(3), 55-65

2014

Atarah, B. A., & Peprah, A. A., (2014). The Role of Marketing Communication in Students Enrolment. Lambert Academic Publication, Germany.

2013

Peprah, A. A., (2013). Healthcare delivery in Sub-Saharan Africa: Patients' satisfaction and perceived service quality-A case study of Sunyani Regional Hospital in Ghana. Lambert Academic Publication, Germany.

 

Courses Taught

  • Supply Chain Management
  • Project Management
  • SME Management

Professional Membership & Affiliations

  • Member, Academy of Management
  • Member, Academy of International Business
  • Member, African Academy of Management
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