Prof. Osei Akoto is an Associate Professor in the Department of Chemistry, KNUST. He is currently the Dean of the Faculty of Physical and Computational Sciences under the College of Science, KNUST.
He joined the Department of Chemistry as a faculty in 2005 and was the Head of the Department from August 2016 to July 2018.
His research interest lies in the area of Environmental Chemistry and Toxicology and has collaborated actively with researchers in other disciplines. Prominent among his research is the studies on “Environmental Impact of toxic substances on wildlife and species differences”, a collaborative research work between the Department of Chemistry, KNUST and the Laboratory of Toxicology at Hokkaido University, Japan.