Our Staff

Staff

Permanent academic staff

(Chair: Dr Dawid De Villiers)

(Please click below for individual profiles of staff.)

Prof Sally-Ann Murray
Prof Louise Green
Prof Tina Steiner
Prof Shaun Viljoen
Dr Nadia Sanger
Dr Daniel Roux
Dr Jeanne Ellis
Dr Dawid de Villiers
Dr Riaan Oppelt
Dr Megan Jones
Dr Nwabisa Bangeni
Dr Uhuru Portia Phalafala
Dr Wamuwi Mbao
Dr Tilla Slabbert
Dr Lauren van der Rede

Departmental Officers

Mrs Colette Knoetze, Senior Departmental Officer / 021 808 2040 / colettek@sun.ac.za
Mrs Johanita Passerini, Departmental Officer / 021 808 2051 / johanitap@sun.ac.za

Professor Emerita

Prof Annie Gagiano

Professors Extraordinaire and Associate Professors Extraordinaire

Prof Gabeba Baderoon (Pennsylvania State University)

Prof Ranka Primorac (University of Southampton)

Prof Chielozona Eze (Northeastern Illinois University)

Prof Steph Newell (Yale University)

Prof Meg Samuelson (University of Adelaide)

Prof Evan Mwangi (Northwestern University, Illinois)

Prof Patrick Flanery (Queen Mary University of London)

Research Associates

Dr Tyrone August (Independent scholar)

Dr Danson Kahyana (Makerere University)

Dr Serah Kasembeli (Independent scholar)

Dr Eve Nabulya (Makerere University)

Prof Maria Olaussen (University of Gothenburg)

Dr Matthew Shum (Independent scholar)

Current and Recent Postdoctoral Fellows

Dr Grant Andrews (Research Subcommittee A; hosted by Dr Tilla Slabbert)
Dr Tyrone August (Mellon; hosted by Prof Shaun Viljoen)
Dr Adri Marais (Consolidoc; hosted by Prof Tina Steiner; March 2018—)
Dr Eckard Smuts (Research Subcommittee A; hosted by Prof Louise Green, subsequently Dr Megan Jones)
Dr Lizelle Smit (Research Subcommittee; hosted by Dr Tilla Slabbert; March 2019–)