Staff Directory

Dr Michael von Maltitz
Senior Lecturer
Mathematical Statistics and Actuarial Science
1D W102
IB 75
051 4012609
Main Building: West Block W102

Short CV


Esterhuyse, S., Sokolic, F., Redelinghuys, N., Avenant, M., Kijko, A., Glazewski, J., Plit, L., Kemp, M., Smit, S., Vos, A.T., von Maltitz, M.J. (2017). Vulnerability mapping as a tool to manage the environmental impacts of oil and gas extraction. Royal Society Open Science. DOI:

Nienkemper-Swanepoel, J., and von Maltitz, M.J. (2017). Investigating the Performance of a Variation of Multiple Correspondence Analysis for Multiple Imputation in Categorical Data Sets. Journal of Classification 34(3): 384-398. DOI: 10.1007/s00357-017-9238-6.

Strauss, T. and von Maltitz, M.J. (2017). Generalising Ward’s Method for Use with Manhattan Distances. PLoS ONE 12(1): e0168288. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0168288

·von Maltitz, M.J. and van der Merwe, A. J. (2012). An Application of Sequential Regression Multiple Imputation on Panel Data. South African Journal of Economics 80(1): 77-90.

Pretorius, J. and von Maltitz, M.J. (2010). Artistry in Education and Aesthetic Education: A Report of Arts-Based Staff Training and Learning. Journal for New Generation Sciences 8(3): 120-151.

Burger, R., Booysen, F., van der Berg, S., and von Maltitz, M. (2008). Marketing Wealth in a Poor African Country: Wealth Accumulation by Households in Ghana. In J.B. Davies (Ed), Personal Wealth from a Global Perspective (pp. 248-268). New York: Oxford University Press.

Booysen, F., van der Berg, S., Burger, R., von Maltitz, M., and du Rand, G. (2008). Using an Asset Index to Assess Trends in Poverty in Seven Sub-Saharan African Countries. World Development 36(6): 1113-1130.


Area(s) of Interest

Sequential Regression Multiple Imputation, Incomplete Data, Multivariate Statistics, Causal Inference

Courses Presented

STSM3734 Causal Inference

STSX6825/7920 Capita Selecta (Categorical and Multivariate Methods)


Faculty Manager: Velaphi Makgwahla
T: + 27 51 401 3199

Marketing Manager: Elfrieda Lötter
T: +27 51 401 2531

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