Professor Lydia Aziato is the Dean, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Ghana-Legon.She has 20 years nursing experience with advanced skills in qualitative research and curriculum development. In 2017, she was awarded the Emerging Nurse Researcher by Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI), U.S.A. In the course of her academic endeavor, she has authored 39 journals and 2 books across peri-operative nursing, women and reproductive health, nursing advocacy and qualitative research.

Her professional membership and affiliations include; Honor Society of Nursing (Sigma Theta Tau International, Tau Lambda-at-Large Chapter; Faculty counselor, Ghana) in 2005, University Teachers Association of Ghana (UTAG) since 2006 and Academic Board, Ghana College and Nurses and Midwives since 2015. Professor Lydia Aziato was also the Vice-President and Board member of Chi-Omicron-At-Large, a chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) from 2015 to 2017.She served on the International Academic Nursing Alliance (IANA) Advisory Council from 2013 to 2014 as an Advisory council member.