Prof Benjamin Bolaane is a Civil Engineer and Professor in Infrastructure Planning and Engineering. He graduated with a Bachelor of Engineering degree (Civil Engineering) from Lakehead University (Thunder Bay, Canada), a Master of Science degree (Infrastructure Planning) from Royal Institute of Technology (Stockholm, Sweden) and a PhD degree (Civil Engineering) from Loughborough University (Loughborough, UK). He is continually involved in engineering practice including consultancy work in infrastructure and transport planning. Prof Bolaane has for the past 21 years worked as an academic. He is continually engaged in research that is published in various scholarly journals. He is currently serving as the Dean of the Faculty of Engineering and Technology at the University of Botswana.