Isaac Hanson

Isaac Hanson

Contact: Phone (office) : 0302 200 663Mobile 020 2698 179


Office Location: Opposite Reprographic Centre

 Status in the University: Head, Computer Engineering Department


Professional Background

Educational background (degree/school)

Masters in Engineering Technology from Vrije University of Brussels, Belgium, Bachelor of Science in Telecommunication Engineering from University of Post and Telecommunications, P.R. China

Scholarly (Research) Interests

  • Digital Systems and Multimedia applications,
  • Mobile systems and networks with emphasis on the next generation networks,
  • Transport systems,
  • Computer Architectures,
  • mobile computing as well as
  • embedded system.


Brief Biography

Isaac Hanson is a Ghanaian national who received his Bachelor of Science degree in Telecommunications Engineering from Beijing University of Post and Telecommunications, The People’s Republic of China and a Masters degree in Engineering Technology from Vrije University of Brussels in Belgium. Having worked with the Ghana Telecom Company since 1994 in various capacities from Laboratory Assistant, Instructor, IT Expert and lecturer, I have received extensive training in many aspects of Telecommunications including Access Technologies, Transmission/Transport  systems, Switching systems, IP Telephony and GSM AND Mobile Networks as well as Information Technology.

At Ghana Telecom University College, I started as Head of Information Technology Department and late moved to head the Computer Engineering Department and acted as Head of IT Support Services of the University. Presently at GTUC I lecture various courses including Computer Applications, Voice and Data Communications, Computer Architecture and Digital Computer Design as well as Microprocessors and Interfacing.

Courses Teaching/Taught at GTUC

Computer Applications, Computer Architecture, Digital Computer Design, Voice & Data Communications, Networking, Digital Communications, Telephony and Switching, GSM/Mobile Networks, Microprocessor & Interfacing

Other Academic Pursuits (Consultancies, Conference Presentations etc)

Was a member of Millennium Challenge Account (MiDA) WAN Project Evaluation Committee


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