August 1, 2020
Dr. Kojo Mensa-Wilmot has been named dean of the College of Science and Mathematics (CSM) at Kennesaw State University (KSU) starting August 1, 2020.
Mensa-Wilmot comes to KSU from University of Georgia’s Department of Cellular Biology in the Franklin College of Arts and Sciences, where he served as department head and professor.
Mensa-Wilmot earned his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Ghana and his Ph.D. in biochemistry and molecular biology from Johns Hopkins University’s School of Public Health. A prolific and well-published researcher, he is a reviewer at six different scientific journals and was named a fellow at the African Academy of Sciences in 2017.
“This is an exciting time for KSU and the College of Science and Mathematics” said Mensa-Wilmot. “As dean, one of my goals will be to expand opportunities for faculty, staff and students, focusing on interdisciplinary approaches that enable us to find new solutions to the challenges facing our global communities.”