Chair and Senior Lecturer in Sociology
Tel: +27 21 808 2132
MSocSc, Free State University, 1985.
Ongoing Interests: Social security, Housing, Farm workers, Research Methodology
PhD, Kings College, University of London
Ongoing Interests: Lindy Heinecken lectures in industrial and political sociology. Her research is within the field of armed forces and society, with a specific interest in civil-military relations, defence transformation, gender integration in the military and peacekeeping.
Phd, Columbia, 1994
Ongoing Interests: Social Movements, Citizenship, Popular Politics
PhD Sociology, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg 2010
Ongoing Interests: work, unpaid work, care; social reproduction; gender; feminism; migration.
PhD, Warwick, 2008
Ongoing Interests: sociology of language; language in higher education; academic literacy; science & technology studies
DPhil (PhD), University of Oxford, 2015.
Ongoing Interests: The study of gender and of sports in Africa; African economic history; and in health and standards of living, particularly in South Africa.
PhD, Johns Hopkins University, 2012.
Ongoing Interests: Medical Anthropology, Science and Technology Studies, Linguistic Anthropology, Labour and Value, Biopolitics.
PhD Sociology, Natal University
Ongoing Interests: Queer Theory, gender, sexualities, youth, education.
PhD, Birmingham, 1997
Ongoing Interests: Young people, social Identities & inequalities: gender, sexuality, race, age. Participatory research methodologies. Sexuality, HIV and education. Transformation in universities
DLitt, University of Natal, 2002
Professor of Sociology at Stellenbosch since 2006 and DST/NRF Research Chair in the Sociology of Land, Environment and Sustainable Development (from 2016)
Ongoing Interests: Land restitution and land reform; environmental sociology; rural development; social identity; social change; gender studies.
PhD, Chicago, 2013
Ongoing Interests: Social Theory, Capital and Labour, Governance and Citizenship, Housing, Race, South African Social Sciences. Editor of Social Dynamics.
Ongoing Interests: Industrial sociology, work organization, restructuring, globalization, empowerment legislation, informal economy and crime
Recent Reports: (Currently completing doctoral study on Empowerment legislation at Iscor)