Extraordinary Professors

Research fellows
  • Prof Lilian Lem Atanga, University of Bamenda (Cameroon)
  • Mr Fana Erda, University of Leipzig (Germany)/University of Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
  • Dr Jonathan Fisher, University of Birmingham (UK)
  • Prof Paul Jackson, University of Birmingham (UK)
  • Dr Tanya Lyons, Flinders University (Australia)
  • Prof Ghirmai Negash, Ohio University (USA)
  • Prof Philip Nel, Emeritus Professor
  • Dr Samuel Ntewusu, University of Ghana (Ghana)
  • Prof Yaw Ofosu-Kusi, University of Education (Ghana)
  • Dr Olusola Ogunnubi
  • Prof Kenneth Omeje
  • Prof Edgard Sienaert, Emeritus Professor
  • Dr Joleen Steyn-Kotze
  • Prof Peter Limb, Peter
  • Mr Willem Ellis

Postdoctoral fellows
  • Dr Tariro Kamuti
  • Dr Kudakwashe Chitofiri
  • Dr Tapiwa Madimu

Visiting research fellows
  • Dr Gerold Krozewski – Department of History, University of Sheffield, UK
  • Dr Misa Krenceyova - Department of African Studies, University of Vienna
  • Prof L Edmondson - Africana Studies and Research Centre, Cornell Univesity
  • Mr Chris Hills, PhD candidate, University of Sydney

Lecturing Staff in the Centre for Gender and Africa Studies

Africa Studies Programme

Lecturers teaching in the Honours programmes in Africa Studies:

  • Dr Stephanie Cawood, Programme Director and Senior Lecturer, Centre for Gender and Africa Studies, UFS
  • Dr Olusola Ololade, Senior Lecturer, Centre for Environmental Management, UFS
  • Dr Chitja Twala, Senior Lecturer, Department of History, UFS
  • Dr Fako Likoti, Adhoc and temporary appointed Lecturer, Centre for Gender and Africa Studies, UFS
  • Mr Willem Ellis, Research Fellow, Centre for Gender and Africa Studies, UFS
  • Dr Precious Tirivanhu, Adhoc and temporary appointed Lecturer, Centre for Sustainable Agriculture, Rural Development & Extension, UFS
  • Dr Aletta Olivier, Adhoc and temporary appointed Lecturer, Centre for Gender and Africa Studies, UFS

Gender Studies Programme

Lecturers teaching in the Postgraduate diploma and Master’s programmes in Gender Studies:

  • Dr Nadine Lake, Programme Director and Lecturer, Centre for Gender and Africa Studies, UFS
  • Dr Stephanie Cawood, Senior Lecturer, Centre for Gender and Africa Studies, UFS
  • Dr Pravani Naidoo, Lecturer, Department of Psychology, UFS
  • Dr Susan Brokensha, Senior Lecturer, Department of English, UFS
  • Prof Beatri Kruger, Research Fellow, Department of Law, UFS
  • Ms Nontombi Velelo, Junior Lecturer, Department of Sociology, UFS
  • Dr Aletta Olivier, Adhoc and temporary appointed Lecturer, Centre for Gender and Africa Studies, UFS

FACULTY CONTACT

T: +27 51 401 2240 or humanities@ufs.ac.za

Postgraduate:
Marizanne Cloete: +27 51 401 2592

Undergraduate:
Katlego Mabulana: +27 51 401 2495
Nhlamulo (Lucky) Hlongwane: +27 51 401 3519
Juanita Hlongwane: +27 51 401 3269

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