He is the director for academic affairs at the Empire African Institute (EAI) in Accra.
EAI is a recognised University of London International Programmes teaching institution for the LLB Programme. He drives the implementation of the teaching programme for the LLB at EAI. He also teaches Elements of the Law of Contract, Public Law and the Law of Trust. Israel Ackah is a member of the Ghana Bar and a Solicitor and Advocate at Korsah & Associates, a law firm in Ghana.