Marian Asantewah Nkansah is a Chemist by training and an Associate Professor at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Kumasi-Ghana. She is a member of the Global Young Academy and also involved in the activities of younger scientists such as TWAS Young Affiliates, AAS Affiliates, Next Einstein Forum and the Ghana Young Academy. She is a thinker, a speaker, a writer and an educator. Marian is a woman of faith, and that, coupled with her environment and socialization, are reflected in her writings. She worships at the Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church at KNUST.