English - staff

  Dr Abigail Hlatshwayo

  Senior Lecturer
  +27 18 389 2047
  Building A2, G80, Mahikeng
  Phd in Linguistics
  Language/Linguistics/ Multilingualism

  Prof Attie de Lange

  Professor of English Literature
  +27 18 299 1480
  Building F4 - G01, Potchefstroom
  English Literature; Conradian Studies; Post-modernism

  Prof Bernard Nchindila

  Professor, ODL Programme Leader
  +27 18 389 2302
  ADC Building Block B, Office 246, Mahikeng
  PhD, MA (Unisa), Cambridge Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults (CELTA) (Cambridge), BA English with Education, Advanced Certificate in Human Resource Management (Zambia)
  English linguistics, Reading literacy, ESL, EFL, ODL

  Ms Caroline Piotrowska

  Lecturer of English Linguistics
  +27 16 910 3477
  Building 7-225, Vanderbijlpark
 Master of Arts in English
  Internet linguistics, sociolinguistics, modernism, comics

  Prof David Scott-Macnab

  Professor; Director: Research Unit for Languages and Literature in the South African Conte
  +27 18 299 1555
  Building E9, Office 108A, Potchefstroom
  BA (Hons) PhD
  Medieval Language and Literature

  Mrs Diana Bloem

  +27 18 389 2396
  Building A3, Office C178, Mahikeng
 B.Social Science (UKZN), BA Hons (UKZN), MA in English Studies (UKZN)
  Creative writing, postmodern genres and postcolonial writing.

  Prof Etienne Terblanche

  Professor of English Literature
  +27 18 299 1538
  Building E9 - 221, Potchefstroom
  BA; BA Hons; MA; PhD
  English Literature; E.E. Cummings; T.S. Eliot; Ecocriticism; Iconicity Studies

  Prof Ian Bekker

  Professor of English Linguistics
  +27 18 299 1551
  Building E9 - 215, Potchefstroom
  English Linguistics; Sociolinguistics; Phonetics

  Dr Jennifer Schmidt

  Senior Lecturer
  +27 18 389 2363
  Building A3, A202, Mahikeng
  Ph.D - English (Drew University), Ph.D - Concentration Women’s Studies, M.Phil, English (Drew University),BA - English and Psychology (College of Saint Benedict/ Saint John’s University)
  Post-millennial South African literature and culture

  Dr Karien van den Berg

  Senior Lecturer of English Linguistics
  +27 18 299 1554
  Building E9 - 218, Potchefstroom
  BA; BA Hons; MA; PhD (NWU); Forensic Linguistics
  English as a Second Language; Language Testing; Discourse Analysis; Forensic Linguistics; Assessing writing

  Dr Louise Olivier

  Senior Lecturer of Academic Literacy
  +27 18 299 1042
  Building F4 - 105, Potchefstroom
  BA; BA Hons (PU for CHE); PGCE; MEd; PhD (NWU)
  Applied Linguistics; Academic Writing; Language Teaching

  Dr Maristi Partridge

  Senior Lecturer of English Linguistics
  +27 16 910 3461
  Building 31, Room 104, Vanderbijlpark
 BA, BAHons, MA, PhD
  Linguistics, Corpus Linguistics, World Englishes

  Dr Michèle duPlessis-Hay

  Subject Chair: Senior Lecturer of English Literature
  +27 18 299 1556
  Building E9 - 220, Potchefstroom
 BA; BA Hons; BA Hons (Rand); MLitt (Oxon); PhD (Rand)
  Renaissance Literature; Ben Jonson; The Inklings; Early Equestrian Writing

  Prof Nicholas Meihuizen

  Professor of English Literature
  +27 18 299 1557
  Building E9 - 231, Potchefstroom
 BA; BA Hons; MA; PhD; HDL (Natal)
  Modernism; Romanticism; Irish Poetry in English; American Poetry; Shakespeare

  Prof Philden Ndlela

  Associate Professor
  +27 18 389 2103
  Base Building B Block, Ground Floor, Office No. G78, Mahikeng
  PhD, University of Massachusetts, US
  Black South African Writing and African American Literature

  Dr Paul Nepapleh Nkamta

  Senior Lecturer
  +27 18 389 2895
  Building A3, Block-B, Office 160, Mahikeng
 PhD in English, MA in Translation, PGCE, BA (Hons) in English
  Multilingualism, multiculturalism, reading literacy, language teaching and learning

  Mr Rakgomo Pheto

  Lecturer of English Literature
  +27 18 299 1550
  Building E9 - 223, Potchefstroom
  BA; BA Hons; MA; PGCE
  English World Literature; Post-colonial Literature; Didactics; Drama

  Dr Rilette Swanepoel

  Senior Lecturer of English Literature
  +27 16 910 3467
  Building 7, Room 211, Vanderbijlpark
  Postmodern Fiction, Poetry, Literary Theory

  Dr Ronel Wasserman

  Senior Lecturer of English Linguistics
  +27 16 910 3401
  Building 7 - 201, Vanderbijlpark
  BA in Language and Literary Studies; BA Hons in English; MA conferred with PhD in English
  Sociolinguistics; Historical Linguistics; South African English Varieties; Register Studies; Semantics of the Verb

  Dr Yolande Botha

  Senior Lecturer of English Linguistics
  +27 18 299 1561
  Building E9 - 224, Potchefstroom
  BA; BA Hons; MA; PhD
  Corpus Linguistics; Systemic Functional Linguistics; Grammatical Analyses

  Ms Zhandi van Zyl

  Lecturer of Academic Literacy and English
  +27 16 910 3468
  Building 7, Room 214, Vanderbijlpark
 BA Language Practice; BA Hons. Journalism; MA in Applied Language Studies
  eacher/lecturer identity and bilingualism; multilingualism in the classroom; language repertoire methodologies.