Lecturers- Management Studies

Position: Lecturer/ Faculty of Research Officer, Department of Business Administration, Faculty of Management Studies

 

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Academic Areas:

  • Industrial and Organizational Behaviour
  • Occupational Health and Safety and Employee Health Promotion
  • Emotional Labour and Psychological Wellbeing
  • Stigmatization at Work,Diversity Management and Women’s Career Issues
  • Humanitarian Work Psychology
  • Business Turnaround Strategies

Biography

Collins Agyemang is professionally an Industrial and Organizational (I/O) Psychologist and Organizational Consultant based in Ghana. He is an Executive Board Member and the National Secretary for Ghana Psychological Association (GPA). He holds Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology, an MPhil in Industrial and Organizational Psychology and Doctoral Degree in Psychology from the University of Ghana. By dint of hard work in his academic endeavour, he was contracted and engaged as a research and Teaching Assistant after his MPhil Degree. Collins availed himself to tapping experiences from seasoned academic staff.  He has been groomed in the field of consultancy as he worked as an aide to some senior consultants in Industrial and Organizational Psychology Consult. He has demonstrable knowledge in statistical tool applications. His love and mastery over research was an influential factor for his appointment at the as a Teaching and Research Assistant years ago (University of Ghana, Department of Psychology). He also possesses enormous experience in the development and implementation of technical HR practices.

He has attended and presented papers in several conferences in Africa and Europe. He is currently researching on the training, recruitment and adjustment patterns of retired military personnel into the civilian workforce. He loves research and takes interest in empowering students to think outside the box in a creative manner.

Prior to joining academia, he was managing his own private businesses and concurrently served as a General Manager for Nayak Holiday Services Limited, in Accra, for many years where he took several initiatives to transform the companies standing. His ability to manage the diverse groups of people has been particularly noteworthy. One thing he loves doing is to make all people around him happy.

 

 

 

 

Academic Degrees

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Industrial and Organizational Psychology, University of Ghana, Legon, 2017
  • Master of Philosophy Degree, Industrial and Organizational Psychology, University of Ghana, Legon, 2011
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree, Psychology Major, University of Ghana, Legon, 2006

 

Professional/Consultation Experience

  • Organizational Consultant 2008 to Date
  • Examiner of MPhil/MSc/MBA Theses/Dissertations
  • Member- Board of Directors for Happy Hope Limited
  • Facilitator- Institute for Human Resource and Management Practitioners Ghana

 

Selected Publications

 

Forthcoming

Sam, D. L., Arkorful, H., Bruce, D., & Agyemang, C. B.  (Forthcoming 2018). Social Media and Internet use in Ghana:  Some Psychological Issues. In Michael H. Prosser & David Balosa (Eds). Social Media in Africa. Lake Oswego, Oregon. Dignity Press.

Forthcoming

Sam, D.L., Bruce D., Agyemang, C.B. & Arkorful, H. (Accepted for Publication 2018). Cyberbullying Victimization among High School and University Students in Ghana. Accepted for publication in Journal of Deviant Behaviour.

2016

Amissah, C.M., Gadosey, C.K., Nyarko, K. & Agyemang, C.B. (2016). Contextual Analyses of Attitudes toward Persons with Physical Disabilities. Current Research in Psychology, 7 (2), 27-35

2015

Agyemang, C.B., Asumeng, M.A., & Amponsah, B. (2015). The Relevance of Ghanaian Akan Proverbs to Explanations of Contemporary Human Resource Principles and Corporate Values. Journal of Business Research, 9, 19-32

2015

Asumeng,   M.A.  & Agyemang,   C.   B. (2015). Over Three Decades  of Industrial and Organizational Psychology in Ghana. In Jopie de Beer (Eds.).The Histories Project: Perspectives on Psychology in Africa. Johannesburg, JvR Psychometrics     Pty       Ltd.

2014

Agyemang, C. B., Nyanyofio, J. G., & Gyamfi, G. D. (2014). Job Stress, Sector of Work, and Shift-Work Pattern as Correlates of Worker Health and Safety: A Study of a Manufacturing Company in Ghana. International Journal of Business and Management, 9(7), 59-69.

2013

Agyemang, C. B. (2013). Perceived Organizational Climate and Organizational Tenure on Organizational Citizenship Behaviour: Empirical Study among Ghanaian Banks.  European Journal of Business and Management, 5(26), 132-142

2013

Agyemang, C. B., & Asumeng, M. (2013). Perceived Organizational Justice and Employees’ Organizational Citizenship Behaviour in Ghana. European Journal of Business and Management, 5(19), 144-150.

 

Courses Taught

  • Human Resource Management
  • Organizational Behaviour
  • Management of Small and Medium Scale Enterprise
  • Introduction to Management
  • Operations Management
  • Business Ethics
  • Applied Psychology and Public Relations
  • Social Psychology

 

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