Dr. (Mrs.) Gertrude Aba Mansah Eyifa-Dzidzienyo

Lecturer

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Education:

Ph.D.     Archaeology. University of Ghana, Legon, 31st Dec. 2016

M.Phil.   Archaeology, University of Ghana, Legon, 30 Dec. 2007              

B. A.     Archaeology and Religion, University of Ghana, Legon, 15 May 2004

 

Research Experience:

  • Co-Director, Nakpanduri Field School for Department of Archaeology and Heritage Studies Final Year Students 4th -17th January, 2018.
  • Co-Director, Ho Field School for Department of Archaeology and Heritage Studies Final Year Students 5th- 9th January, 2017.
  • Co-Director, Dodowa Field School for Department of Archaeology and Heritage Studies Final Year Students 6th -15th January, 2015.
  • Principal Investigator for PhD research on Tengzug Heritage in the Upper East Region, Ghana 2011- 2016.
  • Research Director, Berekuso Salvage Archaeology Project for Ashesi University, Eastern Region, Ghana 2010.
  • Research Assistant, Nkwantananso Research Project, Techiman in the Brong Ahafo Region, Ghana.
  • Research Assistant, Yikpabongo Archaeological Research Phase I &II   in the Northern Region, Ghana 2007 & 2008.   
  • Principal Investigator for my Master of Philosophy Thesis at Tengzug in the Upper East Region, Ghana 2007.
  • Research Assistant for Kpando Archaeological Research (KAP) Phase I & II Volta Region, Ghana 2005.

 

Publications:

Book Chapters

  1. Eyifa-Dzidzienyo, G. A. M. 2014. The Role of Museums in Education: The Case of the Museum of Archaeology, University of Ghana. In Anquandah, J., Kankpeyeng, B. and Apoh, W. (eds.) Current Perspectives in the Archaeology of Ghana. University of Ghana Readers, 293- 311. Sub-Saharan Publishers.
  2. Eyifa-Dzidzienyo, G. A. M. and Kankpeyeng, B. 2014. “Gender in Archaeology: A Ghanaian Perspective” In Anquandah, J., Kankpeyeng, B. and Apoh, W. (eds.) Current Perspectives in the Archaeology of Ghana. University of Ghana Readers, 110 – 122. Sub-Saharan Publishers.
  3. Kankpeyeng, B., Eyifa, G. A. M., Insoll, T. and MacLean, R. 2013. “Heritage Management in Tengzug. Conceptions and Challenges.” In Insoll, T., MacLean, R., and Kankpeyeng, B.W. (eds.) Temporalising Anthropology. Archaeology in the Talensi Tong Hills, Northern Ghana, 209-216. Africa Magn Verlag.