Emmanuel completed a BSc in Biological Sciences in Ghana following which he worked as a research assistant for a year with focus on bacterial pathogens and helminths. He completed his MSc work in bacteriophage therapy at the University of Leicester, UK. Currently, he works as a lab technician with SeqBiome while working towards his PhD. His research focuses on microbial genomics and the application of synthetic biology in developing phage-based biocontrols.