Professor Damtew Teferra. Professor Teferra is professor of higher education and leader of the Higher Education Training and Development (HETD) at the University of Kwazulu-Natal, in Durban, South Africa. He also directs the International Network for Higher Education in Africa (INHEA), a joint venture of the Center for International Higher Education at Boston College and the HETD at the University of KwaZulu-Natal. Prof Teferra has published widely on the different aspects of higher education in Africa and around the world. He has also delivered key-note speeches on the subject at high-level international fora including those on private higher education in Africa.