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Bapentire Donatus Angnuureng

Senior Research Fellow, University of Cape Coast

Donatus Angnuureng is a Senior Research Fellow and team lead for Coastal Geomorphology and Engineering at the Africa Centre of Excellence in Coastal Resilience (ACECoR) project, University of Cape Coast. Donatus has about 10 years of expertise in coastal processes, geomorphology, shoreline, currents, and the application of shore-based remote sensing for beach monitoring. His research is oriented toward the application of shore-based video and unmanned aerial vehicles (Drones) as complementary Tools for beach studies. One of his recent projects is the Coasts-Under-Control project funded by IRD-JEAI, France. His work looks at ways to establish quantifiable, easy-to-employ but ecologically reasonable metrics for identifying the combined impact of climate change and human-induced factors on coastal ecosystems. He obtained the French IRD-ARTS doctoral scholarship and a is a National Geographic Explorer, which significantly aids his early career.


  • –present
    Senior Research Fellow, University of Cape Coast


  • 2016 
    University of Bordeaux, Environmental Physics