Jonathan Arthur Quaye-Ballard is a professor and head of the Department of Geomatic Engineering at KNUST, where he has worked for the past 20 years. He also holds a BSc in Geodetic Engineering from KNUST, an MSc in Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation from ITC, Enschede, the Netherlands, and a PhD in Geodesy and Survey Engineering from Hohai University, Nanjing, China. He is a licensed surveyor and member of the Ghana Institution of Surveyors (GhIS) and the Ghana Institution of Engineering (GhIE).