Eboe Hutchful is Professor of Africana Studies at Wayne State University, Detroit, USA, Director of African Security Dialogue and Research (ASDR) in Accra, Ghana, and Chair of the African Security Sector Network (ASSN).
Dr. Hutchful is a long-time researcher on civil-military relations, security sector reform, and international development and conflict issues. Among other works, he is the author of Ghana’s Adjustment Experience: The Paradox of Reform(James Currey, 2002), co-editor (with Wuyi Omitoogun) of Budgeting for the Military Sector in Africa: the Processes and Mechanisms of Control (Oxford University Press, 2006), and co-editor (with Abdoulaye Bathily) of The Military and Militarism in Africa (Codesria Books, 1998). He has taught at several other universities in Africa and North America, including the University of Toronto, the University of Port Harcourt, and the University of Ghana.
Dr. Hutchful is also a member of the International Advisory Board of the Geneva Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces (DCAF); the Advisory Group of the Global Facilitation Network for Security Sector Reform (GFN-SSR), the Advisory Group of the Global Facilitation Network for Security Sector Reform (GFN-SSR); and the erstwhile International Policing Advisory Council (IPAC) of the UN.