Clara Darko

Nationality: Ghanaian
Discipline: Agricultural Engineering
Degree: Ph.D.
Institution: Virginia Tech




Darko works as an agricultural engineer for Ghana’s Ministry of Food and Agriculture in the Ashanti Region of Ghana. Her doctoral research looked at affordable and easily adoptable storage solutions to control fungal growth and aflatoxin production.

Current Research Project

Ghana Peanut Value Chain Interventions

Research Location

U.S. & Ghana

More about Darko

Darko hopes her Ph.D. will inspire other Ghanaian women