Roster of African Professionals (ROAP)

Why launch ROAP?

  • To enhance the international visibility of African experts
  • To facilitate easy access to a rich diversity of African expertise for member institutions, African governments, regional and international organizations that seek professional services of consultants, advisors and teachers
  • To enable the AAU identify suitable professionals for its programmes and services
  • To promote networking and collaboration within Africa’s higher education community
  • To facilitate easy dissemination of announcements calling for African expertise.

ROAP Features

  • Comprehensive, reliable and up-to-date profile of your professional career
  • Three options to submit your biodata to ROAP
  • Online access to update your biodata at any time
  • Immediate access to information through inclusion on the AAU mailing list.

Are you eligible for ROAP?

Yes, if you are a professional :

  • With a qualification of a master’s degree or higher
  • With a minimum of two or more scholarly publications
  • Working living in Africa

What benefits can ROAP offer you?

  • A free medium for promoting the international visibility of your professional career
  • An opportunity for enhancing your academic mobility
  • A channel for easy networking and/or collaborating with peers within and outside Africa
  • Better opportunity to benefit from AAU programs and services
  • Free subscription to the AAU e-Courier, an electronic newsletter that will regularly provide you with valuable information on upcoming regional and international workshops and conferences, job vacancies, research fellowships and consultancy opportunities.

How to include your bio-data in ROAP

  • Can you afford not to be in ROAP?
    • Join your peers in the ROAP professional class

Contact Address

Communication and Services Department
Association of African Universities
Aviation Road Extension,
Airport Residential Area
P.O. Box AN 5744, Accra, GHANA
  Tel: 233-302-774495/761588
  Fax: 233-302-774821


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Our location

African Universities House    

11 Aviation Road Extension

Airport Residential Area 

Accra, Ghana  

Contact us

Give us a call at +233-302-774495 / 761588
Fax + 233-302-774821

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P. O. Box AN 5744
Accra-North  -  Ghana