COMBER Unit member
Dr Marinda NeethlingSenior Lecturer +27 18 285 2874 Marinda.Neethling@nwu.ac.za Building B11, Office G12, Potchefstroom Campus PhD in Learner Support (NWU)
Inclusive Education; Learner Support
Dr Lettie BothaLecturer +27 18 299 4462 firstname.lastname@example.org Building B10 – Office G26 Potchefstroom Campus BEd (NWU), BEd Hons (NWU), MEd (NWU).
Life orientation; the impact of paternal absence on child development; intervention strategies to enable these learners to reach their full potential and improve their holistic wellbeing.
Dr Christine du ToitSenior Lecturer +27 18 299 4328 Christine.DuToit@nwu.ac.za Building B10, Office G34, Potchefstroom
Language acquisition and linguistics, language and development, children's literature, teaching methodology and strategies, obstacles in language acquisition
Dr Elmari FouchéLecturer + 27 18 285 287 email@example.com Building B11 - Office G06, Potchefstroom Campus BA (Cum Laude), BA Hons, MA (Cum Laude), PhD Industrial Psychology, PGCE / ADT (Cum Laude).
Well-being of the Educator in SA, engagement levels and intention-to-leave of the secondary school educator in SA, Flourishing / Languishing of the Educator and relatable factors, etc.
Dr Anette HaySenior Lecturer +27 18 299 4733 Anette.Hay@nwu.ac.za Building C6, Office G110, Potchefstroom Campus
Environmental Education for education for sustainable development, community engagement with teachers and their learners on how they can mitigate the effect of climate change in their schools and environment. Teaching and learning strategies e.g. systems
Dr Carmen JoubertDeputy Subject Group Leader & Lecturer +27 16 910 3096 Carmen.Joubert@nwu.ac.za Office: Building 11B - 128, Vaal Campus BPsych (NWU), MA (NWU), PGCE (NWU), PhD in Education Psychology (NWU).
Perspectives on the contribution and role of NWU BEd Hons Learner Support alumni in terms of lay counselling in their school communities – and possible intervention strategies to extend this contribution.
Dr Merna MeyerSubject group Leader and Lecturer: Creative Arts in Education +27 18 299 1060 firstname.lastname@example.org Arts and Crafts Building C7A, Office 7A, Potchefstroom Campus, Potchefstroom MEd, PhD Curriculum Studies.
Professional development of pre-service art teachers, community engagement
Dr Pieter SwartsLecturer +27 18 299 4895 Pieter.Swarts@nwu.ac.za Office: C6 – 131 Potchefstroom Campus
Teaching and Learning Environments, Life Orientation, Environmental Education.
Dr Hannelie LouwLecturer +27 18 285 2875 Hannelie.Louw@nwu.ac.za Building B11 Office G35, Potchefstroom Campus
SID learners; Life Orientation; well-being of learners and teachers.
Dr Isabel Payne van StadenLecturer +27 18 299 2427 Isabel.email@example.com Building B 11- Office G51 B Ed, B Ed Hons, M Ed, PhD
Inclusive education teacher, self-efficacy regarding inclusive education and learner support. Teacher development.
Dr Elsabe WesselsSenior Lecturer +27 18 389 2733 Elsabe.Wessels@nwu.ac.za Building A2, Block I; Office 166 Mahikeng Campus B. Ed (Hons), M.Ed,. MAPP, PhD
Early literacy, development and teaching of language in the Foundation Phase, early intervention and learner support.
Dr Corné van der VyverLecturer +27 18 299 4568 firstname.lastname@example.org Building B11, Office G34, Potchefstroom BA (Ed), BA Hons in Language Practice, MA in Afrikaans and Netherlands, PhD
Storytelling as teaching strategy
Dr Elma MaraisSenior Lecturer +27 018 299 4725 email@example.com Building C6, Office 229, Potchefstroom PhD, MA, BAHons, BEd, PGDIP
Children and Youth Literature, Integration of technology in the Classroom, Teaching Practice, Play pedagogy in the Language Classroom
Dr Salome RomylosLecturer +27 18 299 4749 Salome.Romylos@nwu.ac.za Building C6, Room 202, Potchefstroom BA Hons, HED, MA
English Literature and the teaching thereof; Teaching through the medium of English; English literature in the Foundation Phase
Dr Jeanette BritsLecturer +27 18 299 4329 Jeanette.Brits@nwu.ac.za Building B10, Office G31, Potchefstroom BA, BA-Hons, MEd, PhD (NWU)
Afrikaans linguistics; Teaching and learning of the language arts (vernacular, foreign language), multilingual and multicultural teaching; Curriculum studies
Dr Phatheka JamaLecturer +27 (0) 18 285 2033 Phatheka.Jama@nwu.ac.za Building B11, Office G54, Potchefstroom
Ms Rosa ModibaLecturer 018 389 2401 Rosa.Modiba@nwu.ac.za Mahikeng Campus, Building B6, Room G10 MEd
Learner Support, Guidance and Counselling