Kofi Quashigah

President of the African Consortium for Law and Religion Studies (ACLARS), Professor at the School of Law, University of Ghana

Professor Kofi Quashigah is a professor at the School of Law, University of Ghana. He served as
Dean of the University of Ghana School of Law for ten years, ending in 2019. Between 1991 and
1993 he was the Associate Dean of the Faculty of Law of the University of Nigeria. In 1992,
Professor Quashigah was a MacArthur Foundation Visiting Scholar at the University of
Wisconsin, USA, and a Fulbright Scholar at the Harvard Human Rights Program, between 2001
and 2002. In 2005, he was adjudged and honoured as the Best Teacher in the Humanities in the
University of Ghana.

Professor Quashigah is a fellow of the Ghana Academy of Arts and Sciences and current
President of the African Consortium on Law and Religion Studies (ACLARS). He was a former
President of the Ghana Association of Certified Mediators and Arbitrators. His teaching and
research interests include Constitutional Law, Human Rights, Jurisprudence, Governance,
Elections Law, Law and Religion and Alternative Dispute Resolution.