Staff

  Prof Tobie van Dyk

  Head: Centre for Academic and Professional Language Practice
  +27 18 299 4570
  tobie.vandyk@nwu.ac.za
  Building E9 - 217, Potchefstroom
BA; BA Hons; HED; MA; PhD
  Applied Linguistics; Language Testing; Academic Literacy

  Dr Mariska Nel

  Subject Chair & Senior Lecturer of Academic Literacy
  +27 18 299 1043
  20728395@nwu.ac.za
  Building F4 - 108, Potchefstroom
BA; BA Hons; MA; PhD (NWU) 
  Academic Literacy; Applied Linguistics; Corpus Linguistics; Forensic Linguistics

  Ms Amanda Potgieter

  Lecturer of Academic Literacy
  +27 18 299 1040
  amanda.potgieter@nwu.ac.za
  Building F4 - 103, Potchefstroom
BA Ed (UP); BEd (UNISA); MEd (NWU)
  Academic Literacy; Teaching-learning; Educational Psychology; Holistic Learner Development in Diverse Contexts

  Mr Cobus Ackermann

  Lecturer of Academic Literacy
  +27 18 285 2210
  Cobus.Ackermann@nwu.ac.za
  Building F4-109A, Potchefstroom
BA (Comm.), Hons. (Psych.), MA (Psych.) (NWU)

  Dr Elsa Meihuizen

  Senior Lecturer of Academic Literacy
  +27 18 299 1041
  Elsa.meihuizen@nwu.ac.za
  Building F4-104, Potchefstroom
HOD (US); MA (UKZN); PhD (US) 
  Academic Literacy; Applied Linguistics; Corpus Studies; Textual Criticism

  Ms Gonneke Groenen

  Junior Lecturer in Academic Literacy: Distance Learning
  +27 18 299 1046
  24690813@nwu.ac.za
  Building F4-101, Potchefstroom
BEd (HAN); BA; BA Hons (NWU) 
  Descriptive & Applied Linguistics; Grammaticalizaition; e-Learning

  Dr Henk Louw

  Senior Lecturer of Academic Literacy
  +27 18 299 1049
  henk.louw@nwu.ac.za
  Building F4 - 110, Potchefstroom
Ph.D. Applied Linguistics, MA Applied Linguistics, BA Hons, BA
  Academic writing

  Mr Jaco Fourie

  Lecturer of Academic Literacy
  +27 18 299 1038
  11801751@nwu.ac.za
  Building F4-113A, Potchefstroom

  Mr Jansen Vermeulen

  Lecturer of Academic Literacy
  +27 18 299 ****
  Jansen1933@gmail.com
  Building F4-113A, Potchefstroom

  Ms Karien Seymore

  Senior Administrative Assistant
  +27 18 299 1045
  ALDEA@nwu.ac.za
  Building F4-108A, Potchefstroom

  Ms Kedumetse Mothlankane

  Lecturer of Academic Literacy
  +27 18 299 1050
  22046216@nwu.ac.za
  Building F4 - 102, Potchefstroom
BA Drama (UP); BA Hons (English); MA English (NWU)
  Academic Literacy; Literature in African Women's Novels

  Dr Maricel Botha

  Senior Lecturer of Academic Literacy
  +27 18 285 2648
  31505708@nwu.ac.za
  Building F4 – 109, Potchefstroom
BA; BA Hons; MA (UP); PhD (UJ) 
   Translation Studies; Literary Translation; Translation Sociology

  Mrs Retha Schwanke

  Lecturer of Academic Literacy
  +27 18 299 1044
  retha.schwanke@nwu.ac.za
  Building F4-107, Potchefstroom, Potchefstroom
BA, BA Hons, MA
  Assessment and Moderation in Higher Education; Course Design; Blended Learning; Autonomous Learning

  Ms Susan Adora Okpala

  Lecturer of Acadamic Literacy
  018 299 1038
  Adorasusan@gmail.com
  Building F4-101, Potchefstroom

  Dr Susan Marais

  Senior Lecturer of Academic Literacy
  +27 18 299 1047
  11660139@nwu.ac.za
  Building F4-107a, Potchefstroom
BA; BA Hons; MA; PhD
  English Literature; Postmodern Literature; Postcolonial Literature Genre Theory; Narratology

  Mr Themba Marvin Makhubele

  Junior Lecturer
  +27 18 299 1042
  35406186@nwu.ac.za
  Building F4, Room 105, Potchefstroom
BA; BA Hons; MA 
  Academic Literacy, English for Specific purposes, Applied Linguistics