Emmanuel Awuni Kolog

  • University of Eastern Finland

  • Phone: (+358)449126091
  • Office: B 327, UEF
  • Address:Ruoritie 2 A 9, Joensuu, Finland
  • Research Interest:Natural Language Processing, Emotion and sentiment Analysis, ICT4D, e-Counselling, Supervised Learning

Summary research

I am a native of Ghana and early stage researcher at the University of Eastern Finland, School of Computing. My research is mainly focused on using Natural Language Processing approach to extract, categorize and visualize emotions from Students` life stories written in text in order to form the basis to explore contextualized digital counseling platforms.


-PhD Candidate in Computer Science and Engineering, at University of Eastern Finland, From 2014 - date
-Master's degree student in Business Administration at Lapland University of Applied Sciences, Tornio, Finland, From 2016 - to date
-Master's of Science in Computer Science, awarded by University of Eastern Finland, From 2012 - 2014
-Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, awarded by University of Ghana, Ghana, From 2007 - 2011

Grants Received

-Scholarship grant for Master's in Computer Science from September 2012 to september 2013
-Grants for PhD studies from 2014 to 2018
-Research travel grant from September 2016 to October 2016

Course Tutoring

-Teaching Assistant in Digital Theology
-Teaching Assistant in Research Method in Computer Science

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