Board of Trustees

ACADIC BofT guides the strategic direction of the program. It supports good governance and helps create an environment that reinforces and motivates inter-institutional, international, and regional collaborations to foster effective implementation of the objectives of the program. ACADIC BofT steers and guides the implementation of plans and delivery of the program.

It is led by two Co-Executive Directors: Profs. Jude Kong and Bruce Mellado as the Board Co-chairs and comprises 14 members.

Jude Dzevela Kong

York University Canada

Bruce Mellado

University of Witswatersrand South Africa

Alvine Boaye Belle

York University Canada

Wilfred Ndifon

African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) Rwanda 

Gertrude Mianda

York University Canada

George Enow-Orok

Ministry of Public Health Cameroon

Ayoade Oduola

University of Ibadan Research Foundation Nigeria

Ngwa Gideon Akumah

University of Buea Cameroon

Jake Okechukwu Effoduh

York University Canada

Vitalis Anye

Vitalis Anye

African University of Science and Technology Nigeria

Charles Chidume

African University of Science and Technology Nigeria

Azikiwe Peter Onwualu

African University of Science and Technology Nigeria

Angela Chukwu

University of Ibadan Research Foundation

Kingsley Badu

Vector-borne Infectious Diseases Group, Theoretical and Applied Biology

Mary Kawonga

Wits School of Public Health and Gauteng Provincial Department of Health

Mduduzi Mbada

Gauteng Office of the Premier

Claudio Paulo

University Eduardo Mondlane

Gregory Hillhouse

Botswana International University of Science & Technology

Fabris Rotelli

University of Pretoria

Jianhong Wu

York University Canada

James Orbinski

York University Canada

Pravesh Debba

Council for Scientific and Industrial Research South Africa

Ali Asgary

York University Canada

Laleh Seyyed Kalantari

York University Canada