Speaking to Bola Ray on Starr FM, Prof Kaufmann revealed that as a married woman, she hoped that her marriage would be a forever thing but unfortunately for her things didn’t go as planned.
But as time went by, she finally moved on and no longer felt like a failure for not keeping her marriage.
Prof Kaufmann further advised young ladies going into marriage to be extremely cautious.
According to her; “human beings are not static. Before you marry someone, make sure you know the person very well. People grow, people change and these can affect your relationship in diverse ways. Make sure you are prepared for each process because it’s not easy.“
Elsie A. B. Effah Kaufmann FGA, FBSE, FGhIE, PE is a Ghanaian academic, academic administrator, biomedical engineer, and current host of the National Science and Maths Quiz.
In December 2020, Elsie Kaufmann was appointed an associate professor at the University of Ghana and was appointed the Dean of the School of Engineering Sciences on 1 August 2022.
Kaufmann was a research supervisor at the Department of Chemistry at Rutgers University in New Jersey, United States of America, from May 1998 to June 2001; after being a Teaching Assistant at the Department of Bioengineering at the University of Pennsylvania, United States of America.
She was also a Senior Lecturer and the first Head of the Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Ghana (2006–2012, 2014–2016).
Elsie Effah Kaufmann is a visiting scholar and Founding Head of the Department of Orthotics and Prosthetics at the University of Health and Allied Sciences in Ho, Ghana.
She is a University Council Member at Ghana Communication Technology University.
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