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Institute for Educational Planning and Administration (IEPA),
Office Phone:+233 3321-30571
Mobile: +233 269 414387
Dr Hope Pius Nudzor
Senior Research Fellow



Dr Hope Pius Nudzor is a Senior Research Fellow and a critical education policy analyst. He was formerly UK’s Economic and Social Research Council’s (ESRC) Post-Doctoral Research Fellow with the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow, Scotland, and before that a Post-Doctoral Teaching Fellow with Liverpool Hope University. He obtained both his MSc. and PhD in Management and Leadership in Education and Educational and Professional Studies in 2004 and 2007 respectively from the University of Strathclyde. Dr Nudzor currently works with the Institute for Educational Planning and Administration, of the University of Cape Coast, Ghana. He has written widely on Education Policy, Qualitative Research Methods, Educational Decentralization in Ghana, Activity-Based Learning Practices in Ghanaian Schools, and on the Group of Young People referred to in policy terms as Not in Education, Employment or Training (NEET). Dr Nudzor is interested currently in evaluating Success/Failure of Policy, particularly those relating to the attainment of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in sub-Saharan African countries.

Areas of Interest/Expertise

Dr Nudzor has interest/expertise in:

  • Education Policy
  • Policy Success and Failure
  • Management and Leadership in Education
  • Qualitative Research Methods
  • International and Comparative Education
  • Youth Issues, particularly ‘NEET’ (not in education, employment or training)
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