Accra Architecture Writing Workshop – Writing Tutor [Summer 2018, Summer 2019]
For two consecutive years, I was part of a team of academics and PhD students that organized and ran an intensive week-long writing architecture research and writing workshop for undergraduate, masters, and PhD students. Funded by African Studies Association-UK and British Academy, and organized in collaboration with academics at University of Manchester, University of Ghana, University of Nigeria.
Urban (Hi)Stories (ARC303) – Graduate Teaching Assistant [Fall 2017, Fall 2018, Fall 2019]
As a GTA in this course, I prepared and delivered one guest lecture each fall semester to undergraduate and masters students on architecturally relevant theory with practical exposure to design challenges in the city of Accra. Introduced colonial and postcolonial theory as critical lenses for interpreting and critiquing architectural design and practice.
Principles of Research Design (SMI607) – Graduate Teaching Assistant [Fall 2018]
Teaching Principles of Research Design, a first-semester course for masters and first-year PhD students in the social sciences disciplines. Supported lecturers, student discussions, and provided feedback on students’ weekly reflections.
Cairo Urban Design Studio (ARC6981) – Graduate Teaching Assistant [Spring 2018]
Akwaaba Photo Youth Photography Workshop – Workshop and Exhibition Co-Organizer [October-January 2017]
Rita Garglo (No Limits Charity Organization), Teresa Meka (independent professional photographer), and I organized a series of photography workshop sessions with youth (10-17 years) in their neighborhood of Ga Mashie (in Accra, Ghana). Over a six-week period, we met Saturday mornings for training sessions, photo walks, and presentation and discussion of the children’s photographs. Worked with museum specialist Chanelle Nicole Frazier to organize the Akwaaba Photography Youth Photography Exhibition in January 2017: akwaaba.photography