Fred Boateng, Ph.D. is a lecturer at the department of Educational Studies and Leadership at University of Ghana. He specializes in International Education and Development, Higher Education, Qualitative Research, School Management, and STEM and Gender Studies. Prior to his Legon appointment, Dr. Boateng, while a graduate student and an alumni fellow at the University of Florida, was a Regional Coordinator of the University of Florida’s Graduate Student Council’s International Student Affairs Committee. Dr. Boateng holds five degrees. He earned his Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and the Study of Religions at the University of Ghana in 2005. He later earned two master degrees concurrently in 2010 at the University of Oslo in Norway (together with the University of Tampere in Finland and the University of Aveiro in Portugal). The first Master’s degree was an Erasmus Mundus Master in Higher Education while the second was a Master of Administrative Sciences. He holds a PhD in Higher Education Administration from the University of Florida.