Department of Educational Leadership and Management

Prof VJ Pitsoe

College of Education
School of Educational Studies
Department: Educational Leadership and Management
Tel: 012 429 4436
Fax: 012 429 4919


  • PhD: Education Management and Policy Studies (University of Pretoria)
  • MTech: Education Management (Technikon South Africa)
  • NHD: Education Management (Technikon South Africa)
  • NND: Civil (Soshanguve Technical College)
  • STD Technical (Technikon Northern Transvaal) 

Professional positions, fellowships & awards

  • Member of Editorial Board: Journal of Social Sciences, Frontier Women University, Pakistan


  • Anglo American sponsored Project in School Management (Nkangala Region)
  • Community Engagement project: Reading promotion and chess coaching at Irene Middle school
  • Teacher attrition and policy challenges on MDGs research project


VJ Pitsoe is currently a senior lecturer, Department of Educational Leadership and Management, College of Education, University of South Africa (UNISA), which he joined in September 2009. His research interest, among others, includes teacher professional development, management and leadership in education, and policy studies. He is a member of: Editorial Board of Frontier Women University Peshawar Journal of Social Sciences (FWU), Pakistan and International Professional Development Association.