Communication in Changing Contexts

Attie Gerber

Prof Attie Gerber
Associate professor and convenor of the subgroup Documentary Video

 

  • PhD: Potchefstroom University for Christian Higher Education
  • MA: Potchefstroom University for Christian Higher Education
  +27 18 299 1644
  Building F2, Room G59

Elbé Kloppers

Dr Elbé Kloppers
Senior lecturer: Communication for social changes

 

  • PhD: North-West University
  • MA: North-West University
  +27 18 299 1644
  Building F20

Lida Holtzhausen

Dr Lida Holtzhausen
Senior lecturer and subject chair: Communication

 

  • PhD: North-West University
  • M.Com: North-West University
  • B.Com (Komm): Potchefstroom University of Christian Higher Education
  +27 18 299 1649
  Building F20, Room G04

Thalyta Swanepoel

Dr Thalyta Swanepoel
Senior lecturer and convenor: Journalism subject group

 

  • PhD: North-West University
  • MA: North-West University
  +27 18 299 1655
  Building F20, Room 123

Chanél Boshoff Botha

Ms Chanél Boshoff Botha
Lecturer: Journalism

 

  • MA: North-West University
  • BA (Hons): North-West University
  +27 18 299 1648
  Building F20, Room 124

Hannelie Otto

Ms Hannelie Otto
Lecturer: Communication

 

  • MA: North-West University
  • B.Bk: Potchefstroom University for CHE
  +27 18 299 1653
  Building F20, Room G24

Louise Bezuidenhout

Ms Louise Bezuidenhout
Lecturer: Communication for social change

 

  • MA: University of Pretoria
  +27 18 285 2302
  Building F20, Room G13

Tanya le Roux

Dr Tanya le Roux
Senior lecturer and convenor: Corporate communication subject group

 

  • PhD: North-West University
  • M.Com: University of Pretoria
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing: London Guildhall University
  • B.Com (Hons): University of Pretoria
  +27 18 299 1637
  Building F20, Room G19

Lynnette Fourie

Prof Lynnette Fourie
Professor and chair of the research program Communication in changing contexts
  • PhD: North-West University
  • MA: Potchefstroom University for Christian Higher Education
  • BA (Hons): Potchefstroom University for Christian Higher Education
  +27 18 299 1644
  Office F20-G07

Marléne Wiggill

Ms Marléne Wiggill
Senior lecturer: Communication management

 

  • PhD: North-West University
  • M.Bibl: Potchefstroom University for Christian Higher Education
  • B.Bibl: UNISA
  +27 18 299 1641
  Building F20, Room G17

Lucinda Sutton

Ms Lucinda Sutton
Lecturer: Corporate communication and organisational media management

 

  • MA: North-West University
  • BA (Hons): North-West University
  • Dip. (Project Management): North-West University Business School
  +27 18 299 1537
  Building F20, Room G20

Philosophical Research

Michael Heyns

Prof Michael Heyns
Current Director (Potchefstroom): School of Philosophy
Philosophy
  +27 18 299 1564
  Building F13, Room G09, Potchefstroom Campus

Renato Coletto

Prof Renato Coletto
Senior Lecturer
  +27 18 299 4353
  Building F13, room G10, Potchefstroom Campus

Anné Verhoef

Prof Anné Verhoef
Senior Lecturer
  +27 18 299 1569
  Building F13, room G01, Potchefstroom Campus

Ananka Loubser

Dr Ananka Loubser
Senior Lecturer
  +27 18 299 1566
  Building F13, room G04, Potchefstroom Campus

Jean du Toit

Mr Jean du Toit
Junior Lecturer
  +27 18 299 1891
  Building F13, room G03, Potchefstroom Campus

Tinus van der Walt

Mr Tinus van der Walt
Junior Lecturer
  +27 18 299 1891
  Building F13, room G11, Potchefstroom Campus

Historical and Heritage Studies

Charl Blignaut

Mr Charl Blignaut
Lecturer, History and Ancient Culture

History BCHS (Hons) -(UP), Diploma in Heritage and Museum Science - (UP), BA (Humanities) History and Philosophy - (NWU)

History, Afrikaner Women’s History, 20th Century South African History, History of the Ossewa-Brandwag, Gender History
  +27 18 299 4419
+27 18 299 4254
  Building F13, Room 108

Gerhard Oosthuizen

Prof Gerhard Oosthuizen
Associate Professor, History and Ancient Culture

PhD (PU vir CHO), MA (PU vir CHO), BA Hons (PU vir CHO), BA (PU vir CHO), HOD (Unisa)

History; South African military history; South African Border War (1966-1989), Namibian History, Land Issues in the North West Province
  +27 18 299 1597
+27 18 299 4254
  Buidling F13, Room 106b

Kobus du Pisani

Prof Kobus du Pisani
Associate Professor, History and Ancient Culture

D.Phil (UFS), HED (UFS), M.Env.Sc (NWU)

Anti-Apartheid Organisations; History of soil degradation in South Africa; Environmental History; South African political History 1966-1978
  +27 18 299 1594
+27 18 299 4254
  Building F13, Room 107

Matilda Burden

Prof Matilda Burden
Lecturer, History and Ancient Culture
Cultural Historian
  +27 21 808 2002
+27 21 808 3669
  -

Modernity and Coloniality

Pia Bombardella

Ms Pia Bombardella
Junior Lecturer, Social Anthropology

BA Hons (Anthropology) (UNISA)

Establishment of Public Culture (Critical Heritage Studies)
  +27 18 299 1749
+27 18 299 4254
  Building F13, Room 121a

André Goodrich

Dr André Goodrich
Senior Lecturer, Social Anthropology

M Soc Sc (UCT), BA Hons (Social Anthropology) (UCT), BA Hons (English) (UCT)

Masculinity and dominance in space and place
  +27 18 299 4334
+27 18 299 4254
  Building F13, Room 122

Pieter Heydenrych

Mr Pieter Heydenrych
Lecturer, Political Studies

LLM Law (focusing on constitutional law and constitutional interpretation) (UNISA), LLB Law (focusing on constitutional law and jurisprudence) - (UNISA), BA Hons Political Science (with distinction) (NWU), BA Political Science, International Politics, History (with distinction) (NWU)

Participation in Local Government
  +27 18 299 1623
+27 18 299 4254
  Building F13, Room G33

Gideon van Riet

Dr Gideon van Riet
Lecturer, Political Studies

MA International Studies - (US) (2006), BA Hons Political Science (Cum Laude) - (US) (2004), DLitt et Phil (UJ) 2015

Research interests: Post-industrial Capitalism; Risk; Disasters; Theories of Imperialism
  +27 18 299 1628
+27 18 299 4254
  Builfing F13. Room G32

Politics

Andre Duvenhage

Prof Andre Duvenhage
Director: Research Programme Social Transformation
  +27 18 299 1750
  Building F13, Room ?, Potchefstroom Campus

Barend Prinsloo

Dr Barend Prinsloo
Programme Leader, Senior Researcher
  +27 18 285 2552
  Building F13, Room G31, Potchefstroom Campus

Gerrit van der Waldt

Prof. Gerrit van der Waldt
Research Professor
  +27 18 299 1633
  Building F13, Room G29

Johan Zaaiman

Prof Johan Zaaiman
Associate Professor, Sociology

BCom Industrial Psychology and Statistics (UNISA), DPhil in Sociology (US), Licentiate in Theology (Cum Laude) (US)

Political Sociology, Power, Community Research
  +27 18 299 2563
+27 18 299 4254
  Building F13, Room 106a

Cobus Steenkamp

Mr Cobus Steenkamp
Lecturer, Police Practice

MBL, BA (Pol), National Diploma (Pol), Post Graduate Diploma (Fin Plan)

Police Science and Police Practice
  +27 18 299 1165
+27 18 299 4254
  Buidling F13, Room

Social Resilience, Change and Sustainability

Tina de Winter

Ms Tina de Winter
Lecturer, Sociology
  +27 18 299 1794
+27 18 299 4254
  Buidling F13, Room 117

Johan Zaaiman

Prof Johan Zaaiman
Associate Professor, Sociology

BCom Industrial Psychology and Statistics (UNISA), DPhil in Sociology (US), Licentiate in Theology (Cum Laude) (US)

Political Sociology, Power, Community Research
  +27 18 299 2563
+27 18 299 4254
  Building F13, Room 106a

Doret Botha

Dr Doret Botha
Senior Lecturer, Sociology

B Com. (Com)  (former PU for CHE) (1989) B Com. (Hons) (Labour Relations)  (former PU for CHE) (1992) -(Cum Laude), M Com (Labour Relations) (former PU for CHE) (1993) - (Cum Laude), PhD (Sociology)  (NWU) (2014)

Women in mining, Gender studies, Sociology of work
  +27 18 299 2588
+27 18 299 4254
  Buidling F13, Room 118

Charté Pretorius

Ms Charté Pretorius
Lecturer, Sociology

BAHons Industrial (Cum Laude) (UJ), BA Journalism (UJ), MSocSci Industrial and Labor Relations (University of Pretoria)

  +27 18 299 2133
+27 18 299 4254
  Building F13, Room 115

Carlolé Cilliers

Ms Carlolé Cilliers
Lecturer, Sociology

M.Soc.Sci (Gender Studies) - (UP), Honn.Soc.Sci (Gender Studies) - (UP), B.Occupational Therapy - (US)

Women's and Gender Studies
  +27 18 299 4350
+27 18 299 4254
  Buidling F13, Room 118

Jacques Rothmann

Dr Jacques Rothmann
Senior Lecturer, Sociology

MA in Sociology - (NWU) (2009), BA Honours in Sociology - (UJ) (2006), BA Journalism - (UJ) (2005)

Family Sociology, Gender Studies and Lesbian and Gay Studies in the nature of heterosexual and gay fatherhood in the South African context
  +27 18 299 1595
+27 18 299 4254
  Building F13, Room 116

Public Administration

Gerrit van der Waldt

Prof. Gerrit van der Waldt
Research Professor
  +27 18 299 1633
  Building F13, Room G29

Gerda van Dijk

Prof Gerda van Dijk
Current Director Potchefstroom

PGCE (UP), BA in Political Science (UP), BA Hons (UP), MA (UP), D Litt et Phil (UP)

 

Management Development, Public Administration and Development Theory, Talent Management, Public Staff Management, Research Methodology
  +27 18 299 1627
+27 18 299 4254
  Building F13, Room 128

Luni Vermeulen

Dr Luni Vermeulen
Senior Lecturer, Public Management and Governance

BA Political Science (UP), BA Hons Public Administration (UP), M Pub Public Management -  (UFS), D Litt et Phil (UNISA)

Public Human Resource Management, Talent Management, e-Learning, Communication and Customer-focused Strategies
  +27 18 299 1625
+27 18 299 4254
  Building F13, Room 143

Odette Paulsen

Ms Odette Paulsen
Lecturer, Public Management and Governance
  +27 18 299 2565
+27 18 299 4254
  Building F13, Room 149

Sello Seitlholo

Mr Sello Seitlholo
Lecturer, Public Management and Governance
  +27 18 299 2566
+27 18 299 4254
  Building F13, Room 146

Barry Hanyane

Prof Barry Hanyane
Associate Professor, Public Management and Governance
  +27 18 299 4332
+27 18 299 4254
  Building F13, Room 150

Christa de Wet

Ms Christa de Wet
Lecturer, Public Management and Governance

NHED, MPA (NWU)

Public Service Senior, Management Competencies, Democratic Developmental States, Project Management, Strategic Planning, Performance Management
  +27 18 299 1748
+27 18 299 4254
  Building F13, Room 140

Melvin Diedericks

Dr Melvin Diedericks
Senior Lecturer, Public Management and Governance

BA Hons Development and Management (PU for CHE), MA Development and Management - (NWU), PhD (NWU)  

Local Government, Water Resource Management
  +27 18 299 1629
+27 18 299 4254
  Building F13, Room 148

Support staff

Farzanah Loonate

Ms Farzanah Loonate
Administrative Assistant
  +27 18 299 1779
  Building F13, Room G13, Potchefstroom Campus

Simone Roos

Ms Simone Roos
Senior Administrative Assistant
  +27 18 299 1539
  Building F13, Room G15, Potchefstroom Campus

Willie van Wyk

Prof Willie van Wyk
Research Officer
  +27 18 299 1751
  Building F13, Room G14, Potchefstroom Campus

Wynand Greffath

Dr Wynand Greffath
Research Assistant
  +27 18 299 2332
  Building F13, Room ?, Potchefstroom Campus

Yvette van der Merwe

Ms Yvette van der Merwe
Administrative Assistant
  +27 18 285 2301
  Building F13, Room G41, Potchefstroom Campus