Former Deputy Vice Chancellor, Academic & Student Affairs, Rhodes University, South Africa
Prior to that she acted as the Dean of Teaching & Learning & Director of the Centre for Higher Education Research
She worked in Academic Development at the University of the Western Cape and the University of Zululand
She is involved in several national initiatives directed at the assurance of quality and the improvement of teaching and learning in higher education and acts an external reviewer for accreditation agencies Bahrain and Oman.
Prof. Boughey has been involved in doctoral supervision and is a well established researcher who has been throughout the years involved with publishing papers, book chapters, undertaking book reviews, etc.
In 2005 she was awarded a fellowship by the South African Association for Research and Development in Higher Education because of her work in Academic Development.