Jerome Antonio, Visiting Professor

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Education
  • Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Imperial College, University of London, 1984
  • M.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, Imperial College, University of London, 1981  
  • B.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology, Kumasi, Ghana, 1977
Academic Experience 
  • 2009-2012             Visiting Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, N.C. A&T State University.
  • 2008 (Jan-Dec)      Visiting Professor, Department of Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Minnesota State University, Mankato, Minnesota.
  • 1985 -2010            Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology, Kumasi, Ghana. Held several administrative positions including Head of Mechanical Engineering (Sep-Dec 2004 & September, 2006-September, 2007) and Dean of Faculty of Mechanical and Agricultural Engineering (Jan 2005 – Sep 2006).
Non-Academic Experience
  • 1973 – 1985     Served as commissioned officer in the Corps of Electrical and Mechanical Engineers of the Ghana Army, retiring with rank of Captain in 1985.  
    Served on several Boards in Ghana. These include National Board for Small Scale Industries of Ghana (1996-2001) and National Board for Professional and Technician Examinations of Ghana (1997-2002).
 Certifications or Professional Registrations
  • Corporate Member, Ghana Institution of Engineers
 Current membership in professional organizations
  • Member, Ghana Institution of Engineers
 Honors and Awards
  • Teacher of the Year Award, Department of Mechanical Engineering, North Carolina A&T State University, 2011/2012