JobDean, Faculty of Business Studies
Solomon Abekah Keelson is an Associate Professor in the Marketing Department of the Faculty of Business Studies. He is very Assertive, productive, task-oriented, innovative, espirit de corps, reliable, humble and optimistic. He holds a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Business Administration from Malaysia Open University, Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Marketing, Bachelor of Arts in Economics and a Diploma in Education from the University of Cape Coast. In the professional field, he holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Marketing (CIM), UK and Diploma in Advertising and Public Administration.
Prof. Solomon Abekah Keelson was employed by university in December, 2008 as a Lecturer with the Department of Marketing. He rose to the rank of Senior Lecturer in 2013. He currently serves as the Dean Faculty of Business Studies. Prof. Keelson has served as Director of Research and Innovation, Head of Department of Marketing and also on several committees and boards of the University, including the Academic Board, ICT Board, Appointment and Promotion, Statutes Review Committee, Strategic Planning Committee among others.
Before joining Takoradi Technical University, he worked with Electricity Company of Ghana where he worked on several local and international project including JICA, EU, China-Water and SHEP Electrification projects. He has been consulting for Ghana Rubber Estate Ltd, Laine Services Ltd, Credit Unions and other Retail Shops in Ghana.
He also has to his credit several referred articles and a few books, and has attended some international conferences. He lives in Takoradi with a dear wife and two lovely sons.