A renowned Ghanaian Law Professor, Raymond Akongburo Atuguba has been appointed as the new Dean of the University of Ghana School of Law (UGSL).
He takes over from outgoing Dean, Prof Edward Kofi Quashigah.
Until just this past June 2019 Prof Atuguba was the Henry J. Steiner Visiting Professor of Law at the Harvard Law School in Cambridge Massachusetts, USA.
He did his Master of Law, LL.M, in Harvard in 2000 and completed his Doctorate in Law (SJD) in the same Faculty in 2004.
He joined the Law Faculty of the University of Ghana in 2002 (having graduated earlier from the same faculty in 1997 with a First Class degree.)
Professor Atuguba has served in many capacities, nationally and internationally, including as the Executive Secretary to the President of the Republic of Ghana, Mr. John Dramani Mahama – until February 2015.
Professor Atuguba is married to Pascaline and they have two children.