Politics

Prof André Duvenhage
Researcher
  +27 18 299 1750
  Building F13, Potchefstroom Campus
Prof Herman J. van der Elst
Associate Professor, Political Studies and International Relations
M.A. Political Sciences (UP), PH.D Public Management and Administration (NWU) Land Reform, International Politics, African Politics  
  +27 16 910 3452
  Building 11B, Room G02
Dr Piet Croucamp
Senior Lecturer, Political Studies and International Relations
PhD
Violence, political risk and democracy
  Building 11B, Room G23
Dr Gideon van Riet
Senior Lecturer, Political Studies and International Relations
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
  Building F13. Room G47
Dr Jan Venter
Senior Lecturer, Political Studies and International Relations
MA in Political Science - (NWU) (2001), BA Hons Political Science - (former PU for CHE) (1993)
Ideology, Philosophy and Political Transformation
  +27 18 299 1631
+27 18 299 4254
  Building F13, Room G46
Dr Barend Prinsloo
Programme Leader, Senior Researcher
  +27 18 285 2552
  Building F13, Room G31, Potchefstroom Campus
Dr Pieter Heydenrych
Senior Lecturer, Political Studies and International Relations
PhD Political Studies (NWU), LLM (focusing on constitutional law and constitutional interpretation) - (UNISA), LLB (focusing on constitutional law and jurisprudence) (UNISA), BA Hons Political Science (with distinction) (PU for CHE), BA Political Science, International Politics, History (with distinction) (PU for CHE)
Participation in local government, Democracy, Democratic Theory
  +27 18 299 1623
+27 18 299 4254
  Building F13, Room G45
Mr Sysman Motloung
Leturer, Political Studies and International Relations
MA Political Studies
Political philosophy, Hydro-politics, African politics, Social movements
  +27 16 910 3347
  Building 11B, Office G25