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 Illasha KokDeputy Subject Group Leader and Senior Lecturer +27 18 299 2143 Illasha.Kok@nwu.ac.za Building B11, Office G23, Potchefstroom Campus BSc (PU for CHE), HED (UNISA), BEd Hons (UNISA), MEd (PU for CHE), PhD (PU for CHE), BSc Hons (NWU), MSc (NWU), HPCSA Registered Psychologist.
Distance Education, Teacher and learner wellbeing, Mental health, Open distance learning
Prof Johnnie HaySchool Director: Psycho-Social Education (SPE) +27 16 910 3143 Johnnie.Hay@nwu.ac.za Building 11B, Office 105, Vanderbijlpark Campus BA, BA Hons Clinical Psychology, MA Clinical Psychology, HDE Guidance, PhD (Child Psychology)
Education Support Services, Inclusive Education, student learning, Life Orientation, registered counsellor training, and emotional issues of learners.
Prof Mpilo DubeAssociate Professor 0182991406 Mpilo.Dube@nwu.ac.za Building C6, Office 104, Potchefstroom Campus, Potchefstroom Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Prof Macalane MalindiAssociate Professor +27 18 285 2016 Macalane.Malindi@nwu.ac.za Building A16: Office 133, Vanderbijlpark, Vanderbijlpark
Dr Lettie BothaLecturer +27 18 299 4462 email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 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 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
Dr Smangele DhlaminiLecturer 018 389 2836 email@example.com Building A3, Block G, Office G200, Mahikeng Campus, Mafikeng BA, PGCE, BA Hons, MSc, PhD
Geography and Environmental Science
Ms Rosa ModibaLecturer 018 389 2401 Rosa.Modiba@nwu.ac.za Mahikeng Campus, Building B6, Room G10 MEd
Learner Support, Guidance and Counselling
Dr Andri SchoonenLecturer +27 18 299 1871 Andri.Schoonen@nwu.ac.za Building B10, Office G37 Potchefstroom Campus BEd (NWU), BEd Hons (NWU), MEd (NWU)
Service-learning, early childhood studies.
Dr Charl NelSenior Academic Advisor 0182992902 Charl.Nel@nwu.ac.za Building E8, Room K19, Potchefstroom Campus, Potchefstroom PhD
Economics and Management Sciences
Dr Jeannine KeatingLecturer +27 18 299 4337 Jeannine.Keating@nwu.ac.za Building B10, Office G39, Potchefstroom MEd
English First Additional Language