Haregewoin Fantahun, PhD

Senior Advisor on Academic Capacity Building, Ministry of Science and Higher Education, Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia

Dr Haregewoin Fantahun is currently a Senior Advisor on Academic Capacity Building. She has worked under different capacities at Addis Ababa University for about two decades as an Associate Dean, Gender Office Coordinator, an educator, a professional development trainer and a life skills trainer.

Dr Haregewoin is the Vice-President of the Network of Female Leaders and Academics in the Ethiopian Public Universities. Her areas of specialization include English language education, teacher education and applied linguistics and communication. Dr Haregewoin’s areas of research interest are gender and higher education, female leadership in higher education, gender and health communication, language education, multilingualism and multiculturalism.