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Benjamin Kwasi Addom

  • Dr.
  • ICT4D Programme Coordinator
  • The Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA)
  • 23PublicationsNumber of items in Benjamin Kwasi's My Publications folder on Mendeley.
  • 3Followers


Benjamin K. Addom is an information/knowledge/innovation management specialist with experience in the use of the new information and communication technologies (ICTs) for development. He has a wide range of leadership and supervisory skills from the development sector and the academia. He is a good communicator with experience working as both an independent researcher and a team player. He has over 5 years of experience in the field of agriculture and information communication technologies, and another 4-5 years of teaching, training, instructing, monitoring and evaluation at college level.

Recent publications

  • Education for eScience Professionals: Integrating Data Curation and Cyberinfrastructure

    • Kim Y
    • Addom B
    • Stanton J
  • Dimensions of Telecenter Sustainability

    • Colle R
    • Roman R
    • Addom B
    • et al.

Professional experience

ICT4D Programme Coordinator

The Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA)

February 2013 - Present

Research Associate

USAID's Global Broadband and Innovation Program

September 2011 - January 2013(a year)

Analyst - Social Media for Environmental Advocacy for Africa

International Resources Group (IRG)

April 2011 - September 2011(5 months)

Research and Teaching Assistant

Syracuse University School of Information Studies

August 2005 - April 2011(6 years)

International Consultant

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

May 2009 - December 2009(7 months)

Digital Preservation Assistant

Cornell University Mann Library

November 2004 - June 2005(7 months)

Agricultural Extension Officer

Ministry of Food and Agriculture, Ghana

January 1999 - June 2003(4 years)


Doctorate in Information Science and Technology

Syracuse University, NY USA

August 2005 - December 2010(5 years)

Masters in International Agriculture and Rural Development

Cornell University, NY USA

August 2003 - August 2004(a year)

Diploma in Education

University of Cape Coast, Ghana

September 1995 - September 1998(3 years)

Bachelors in General Agriculture

University of Cape Coast, Ghana

September 1993 - September 1998(5 years)

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