Professor Ellakwa is the head of restorative dentistry at Sydney dental school, the University of Sydney. Professor Ellakwa has broad experience in both teaching and research. He is a member of IADR, royal Australiancollege of dental surgeons and international college of dentists. Professor Ellakwa published extensively in the field of restorative dentistry in both national and international journals.
Professor Ellakwa has provided consistently outstanding service in prosthodontics by being a leader at the faculty of dentistry, the university of Sydney, and referee for
scholarly journals, reviewer for international and national funding bodies, and an organizer ofinternational, national and state-based conferences.
Professor Ellakwa teaching philosophy centers on research-led and research-enhanced teaching to achieve genuine understanding and spark students’ interest in prosthodontics and dental materials.