Board of Directors

PASGR is governed by a Board currently chaired by Prof.  Ernest Aryeetey, the immediate former Vice-Chancellor at the University of Ghana, Legon.  The members are eminent personalities reflecting African leadership, as well as regional and international credibility in African policy-making, research, and higher education.

The Board is responsible for providing high level strategic guidance during the initial implementation of PASGR programmes, approving programme and organisational design, and reviewing work programmes and budgets.

Board Members

Prof. Ernest Aryeetey
Former Vice Chancellor, University of Ghana (Chair)

Dr. Narciso Matos
Former Executive Director, Foundation for Community Development, Mozambique (Vice Chair and Treasurer)

Dr. Codou Diaw
Former Executive Director, Forum for African Women Educationalists, Kenya

Prof. Goran Hyden
Professor Emeritus, University of Florida

H. E. Prof. Judith Bahemuka
Founder, International Learning Centre, Kenya

Dr. Eunice Muthengi

Deputy Head, East Africa Research Hub, Research and Evidence Division (DFID)

Prof. Tade Akin Aina
Executive Director, PASGR (Secretary and ex officio member)

Dr. Rohinton Medhora
President, Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI)

Ms. Helen Ambasa
Director Legal Services & Company Secretary, USIU-Africa