Paul K. Ankomah


DepartmentHuman Performance and Leisure Studies



OfficeCorbett Sports Center
Room: Rm. 205

1601 East Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27411

Paul K. Ankomah


Ph D: Parks, Recreation & Tourism, Texas A&M University, 1991

MA: Geography, Wilfrid Laurier University, 1985

Tourism Marketing, Scuola Di Scienze Turistiche, 1984

BA: Geography, University of Ghana, 1978

Research Interests

Diaspora Tourism, Tourism Marketing, Tourism & Technology, Consumer Behavior, Eco-Tourism, Sustainable Tourism Development, Tourism Development in Sub-Saharan Africa

Recent Publications

Ankomah, Paul  Larson, R. Trent  (2016).  Poaching and its Potential to Impact Wildlife Tourism: An Assessment of Poaching Trends in the Mole National Park in Ghana.  In Dr. Gregory T. Papanikos  (3,  3,  pp. 169-192).  Athens Journal of Tourism.

Ankomah, Paul  Larson, Trent  (2014).  ICT and Skills Transfer: The Case for Diaspora Involvement in Tourism Development in Ghana .  In Lloyd G. Amoah,  A chapter in a Book   IGI Global.

Ankomah, Gloria  Ankomah, Paul  Larson, R. Trent  (2014).  Socio-Economic Impact of Malaria in Sub-Saharan Africa: The Case of Ghana.  In Coleen Roscoe,  Chapter in a book titled "Social, Economic and Political Issues"   Nova Science Publishers.

Ankomah, Paul  Larson, Trent  Roberson, Venita  Rotich, Jerono  (2012).  A Creative Approach to Development: The Case for Active Engagement of African Diaspora in Ghana.  (43,  pp. pp. 385-404).  Journal of Black Studies.

Ankomah, Paul  Larson, R. Trent  Roberson, Venita  Rotich, Jerono  (2011).  A Creative Approach to Diaspora Tourism: The Case of Ghana..   Journal of Black Studies.