Clemente Abrokwaa is an associate teaching professor in the African Studies Program at Penn State. He holds a Ph.D. in international/intercultural education from the University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada, and an M.A. degree in African/Third World studies from the University of London, England. He also holds a B.Ed. in education and African music from Cape Coast University, Ghana. Dr. Abrokwaa specializes in education and economic development in Africa. He teaches courses in African history and contemporary Africa. He has written two books: Introduction to Contemporary Africa, and Gender in Africa: An Anthology. Dr. Abrokwaa serves as the undergraduate director for the African Studies Program.