Faculty of Arts

This Faculty is the bedrock of Fourah Bay College. Its main focus is to provide training for students in all aspects of the Liberal Arts/ humanism.

The Dean – Faculty of Arts

John Abdul Kargbo (Associate Professor)
B.A. (General), USL, Postgraduate Diploma in Education, (USL), Postgraduate Diploma in Library Studies,(USL), M.A. (Library Studies), USL.

John Abdul Kargbo (Associate Professor) Joined the University of Sierra Leone in 1993. His area of interest lies in Library Information Management, Record Management, Knowledge Management and Research Methodology. He has also published several books and scholarly journals.

Location: Faculty of Arts, Office of the Dean, F.B.C, Strasser-King Building
Email Address: dean.arts@usl.edu.sl
Research Interest : Biblical Studies, Biblical Administration, Textual Criticism, Socio/Political Issues

Department of Library Archive and Information Studies

Involves the training of professionals and para-professionals in Library Archive and Information Studies.

Mr. Solomon Sellu – HOD

Facilities : Departmental Library, Computer Room, Reading Room
Location: Room 503, University House, Mount Aureol
email Address: hoddivlibrarystudies@usl.edu.sl,  sellulissa@gmail.com
Telephone: +232 (76) 370438
Research Interests: Information Management, Records Management, Archival Administration, African Political Systems

Department of Mass Communication

Department of Mass Communication Prepares Students in Journalism, Video and Radio Production, Public Relations and Advertising. The programmes include Dip, (Hons), and Post Graduate Studies. 

Hindolo Tonya Musa-HOD
B.A. (Hons), M. A., M Phil in Mass Communication 

Facilities:.Radio Station, Teaching News Paper, Computers, Online News Paper.
Location:Fourah Bay College
email Address: hod.masscommunication@usl.edu.sl,tonyamusa@yahoo.com
Telephone:+232 (76) 507160, +232(76)094454
Research Interests: Media and Democracy, Multimedia Effect, Development Communications

Institute of Gender Research and Documentation – INGRADOC

We lecture MA/M.Phil. Students in Gender studies. We also engaged in research and publication of Women and Gender issues. We are planning to undertake a Diploma Program in Gender and Development Studies.

Dr. Alpheus Koroma – HOD 
B.Sc. Education, M. A. Gender Studies, Ph.D. Regional Economics, Cert in Public Policy.

Facilities : Departmental Resource Centre
Location: 3RD Floor Kennedy Building F. B. C.
email Address: hod.ingradoc@usl.edu.sl,  alpheus.koroma@usl.edu.sl, thaamie@yahoo.com
Telephone: +232 (76) 661874
Research Interests: Gender Issues, Women in development

Department of Language Studies

The Language Studies Department is a merger of the English, French, & Linguistics units, which use to exist as independent departments. We offer undergraduate Courses to students.

Mr. Prince E. A. S. Kenny – HOD 
M. Ed, M.SC (Sociology)- USL, M. A., B.A.(UGANCE) Dip in French & HND French – Paris

Facilities : Departmental Library, French Lab
Location: Arts Building, Fourah Bay College Campus
email Address: eddieken2009@yahoo.com
Telephone: +232 (79) 615549
Research Interests: Already published the following shot plays- Disappointed , Life is Plesant, Joe Lemoh, the great , Change already Subscribed to “Leoneanthology” and ” In the Belly of the Lion”. 
Short Stories : “The Grand Reunion” & “The Gold Wrist Watch”.