Laure Fotso

Coordinator

Profile
  • Laure Fotso
    INSTITUTE:
    UNU-INRA
    OFFICE:
    UNU-INRA International Programmes Building Annie Jiage Road University of Ghana, Legon Campus Accra, Ghana
    NATIONALITY:
    Not available

    Education

    Ph.D., Operations Research and Statistics, Renssealear Polytechnic Institute of Troy
    M.Sc., Computer Science, State University of New York at Albany
    B.Sc., Mathematics, University of Yaounde

    Biographical Statement

    Dr. Fotso is the Coordinator of the UNU Institute for Natural Resources in Africa’s (UNU-INRA) Operating Unit in Cameroon. From the 1977 academic year onwards, Dr. Fotso held the post of Consulting Programmer at SUNYA, and a Teaching and Research Assistant at RPI. Back home in 1981, Prof. Fotso taught courses in computer sciences at the Faculty of Science, University of Yaounde I. From October 2004 to January 2009, she was the Vice-Dean at the Faculty of Science of the University of Yaounde I. Since January 2009, she has held the position of Vice-Rector in charge of Internal Control and Evaluation at the University of Dschang, Cameroon. Prof. Fotso has co-directed two Ph.D. theses and directed more than thirty master’s degree theses. She has authored three books and several scientific papers in peer review journals and communications.