Lebenslauf (in englisch)
Prior to joining the faculty at the University of Kiel, Professor Abdulai (Ghanaian citizen) taught at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich (ETH) and also held visiting positions at the Departments of Economics at Yale University and Iowa State University, as well as the International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC. His fields of interests span over Development Economics, Consumer Economics and Environmental and Resource Economics.
He was Cargill Visiting Professor at the Center on Food Security and the Environment at the Institute for International Studies, Stanford University (2010 - 2011).
Awards and Honors
Distinguished Fellow of the African Association of Agricultural Economists, 2010
Best Teacher Award for Summer Semester 2006, Faculty of Agriculture and Food Science, Kiel University
Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Award, 1994. Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich
From July 2012: Co-Editor-in-Chief, Agricultural Economics (journal of the International Association of Agricultural Economists).
2012: Associate Editor, American Journal of Agricultural Economics.
2011 - Present: Editorial Advisory Board in Food Policy.
2006 - Present: Co-Editor in Economics, Open-Access e-Journal.
2005 - Present: Editorial Board in African Journal of Agricultural Economics.
2004 - 2006: Associate Editor in Agricultural Economics (Journal of the International Association of Agricultural Economists).
2001 - 2003: Editorial Board in Agricultural Economics (Journal of the International Association of Agricultural Economists).