Staff Specialty

Staff academic specialty

Staff Name

Academic qualifications

Research interest

Professor Theuns Pelser


+27 31 260 7172

B.Com, B.Com Hons, MCom, PhD (PU for CHE)

·  Marketing Management

·  Strategic Management

·  Strategic Marketing Management

·  Technology & Innovation Management


Dr Mihalis Chasomeris


+27 31 260 2575

BSocSc, BSocSc (Hon), MCom, PhD (Economics)




Professor Muhammad Ehsanul Hoque


+27 31 260 8690

 Master of Science in Statistics
PhD in Medical Science (University of Antwerp, Belgium)

Multivariate analysis, Logistic
Regression, Public Health


Professor Cecile Gerwel Proches


+27 31 260 8318

 PhD (Leadership Studies)(UKZN);
MCom (Leadership Studies) (UKZN); BCom Hons (Industrial & Organisational
Psychology) (NMMU); BCom (UPE)


Leadership, Organisational
Behaviour, Change Management, Training and Development, Systems Thinking,
Complexity Theory, Action Research, Qualitative Research, Simulation and
Gaming, Local Economic Development


Professor Ana Martins


+27 31 260 1493


 PhD, University Fernando Pessoa (Leadership and Strategic Management)

  • Competent Manager Dip (Open University)
  •  BA (UNISA)


Shared/ Distributed leadership, emotions and the humanisation of the organisaton

  • Strategic knowledge management and strategic human resource management
  • Intellectual capital – developing human capital and nurturing tacit knowledge
  • Entrepreneurship
  • The role of culture, communication and trust in organisational sustainability
  • Innovation and creativity in teams


Professor S O Migiro


+ 27 31 260 7564

MBA (Madurai Kamaraj
University), DCom (Univ. Zululand)

Financial and Management
Corporate Finance
Performance Management
Operations Management 
Electronic Commerce

Dr Emmanuel Mutambara


+27 31 260 8104


PhD in Business
Administration (NWU)

Master of Business
Administration (ZOU)

Bachelor of Education (ZOU)



Dr Rosemary


+27 31 260 1419

+27 31 260 7934 


Doctor of Business Leadership (DBL) UNISA; Master of Business
Leadership (MBL) (UNISA); MLIS (Dalhousie University, Canada);

BA Hons (UZ)

Leadership; Conflict Management; Change Management; Service Delivery;
Strategy and Organisational Dynamics; Organisational Behaviour; Knowledge
Management; Global Business Environment.

Dr MacDonald Kanyangale

PhD in management(Rhodes); MBA(London), Post
Graduate Diploma in Marketing(The Chartered Institute of Marketing, UK)

Strategic Leadership, Strategy as Practice, Leadership development and

Dr. P. O. Adeyeye



PhD Banking &
Finance (Ado-Ekiti), M.Sc. Banking & Finance (Ado-Ekiti), MBA Banking
& Finance (Benin), B.Sc.  Banking
& Finance (Ado-Ekiti)

Corporate Finance,
Investment Analysis & Portfolio Management, Banking & Finance,
Finacial Management, Applied Econometrics

 Dr Bibi Zaheenah Chummun
+27 31 260 8943
PhD in Business Administration (North West University)
MBA (Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University)
FCII- (Glasgow Caledonian University- UK)
  • Micro finance/Micro Insurance (Local Economic Development)
  • Operations Management/Supply Chain Management/Logistics Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Strategic Management
  • Strategic Marketing Management
  • General Business Management
  • International Business Management
 Dr Njabulo Khumalo
+27 31 260 8768
 N. Dip Human Resource Management “cum laude” (MUT)
Dip. Project Managemnt (UNiSchool)
B. Tech HRM (MUT)
M. Com “merit” (UNIZULU)
PhD Leadership (UKZN)
  • Human Resources Management
  • Human and Resource Planning
  • Organisatinal Behaviour 
  • Traning and development 
 Dr Pfano Mashau
+27 31 260 7021
 PhD (UKZN) (Management); M.Com (UKZN) (Local Economic Development); BCom (UKZN) Honours and BCom (UKZN) in Economics and management.  Business Management, Agglomeration economies, innovation, Triple helix and open innovation model, Local Economic Development
Dr Shamim Bodhanya

Dr Shamim Bodhanya has an engineering degree, an MBA and a PhD Leadership, Strategy, Systems Thinking, System Dynamics, Complex Adaptive Systems, Facilitation, Interactive Problem Solving Methodologies
Mixed Methods, Research, Local Economic Development
 Dr Vuyokazi Mtembu-Hlophe
+27 31 260 8198
  • Management
  • Human Capital Management
  • Organisational Behaviour/ Dynamics
  • Green Economy, Green HRM, 
  • Social Justice issues
  • Training and development (HRD)
  • Youth Employment