- B.A., University of Ghana, Ghana
- M.A., Baylor University, Texas
John Avorh joined the Political Science Department in 2000-2001, after spending five years as a Black Studies teacher.
Before coming to Mesa in 1995, Mr. Avorh had been an adjunct instructor at the University of Redlands, the College of the Redwoods, and Georgia Southwestern College. He was also a teaching assistant at Atlanta University, and he taught at institutions in Ghana and Nigeria.
Mr. Avorh earned his undergraduate degree in political science and history from the University of Ghana, and he has a master's degree in political science from Baylor University.