College of Human Sciences

Contact the college

College of Human Sciences
Executive Dean Prof AP Phillips  012 429 6825 phillap@unisa.ac.za
Deputy Executive Dean Dr BE Zawada 012 429 6082 zawadbe@unisa.ac.za
Director: School of Arts

Prof MK Minishi-Majanja

Dr NP Mpako (Acting)

012 429 6532

majanmk@unisa.ac.za

mpakonp@unisa.ac.za

Director: School of Humanities Prof RS Tshaka (Acting) 012 429 8402 tshakrs@unisa.ac.za
Director: School of Social Sciences Prof L Cornwell 012 429 8080 cornwl@unisa.ac.za
Head: Office of Graduate Studies and Research Prof PJ Segalo 012 429 8292 Segalpj@unisa.ac.za

College Administrator

Dr JA Oppperman

012429 6558 opperja@unisa.ac.za
Administrator: Research Ms E Blos 012 429 4567 blose@unisa.ac.za
Manager: Research and Graduate Studies Prof MPJSB Madise 012 429 6047 madismjs@unisa.ac.za
Administrator: Research and Graduate Studies Ms TB Baloyi 012 429 6491 baloytb@unisa.ac.za
Manager: Tuition, Learner Support and Community Engagement Prof CK Moropa (Acting) 012 429 3377 moropck@unisa.ac.za

Administrators
Ms AL Maluleka 012 429 6304 malulal@unisa.ac.za 
Ms E Ndhundhuma 012 429 2736 ndhunem@unisa.ac.za
Mr K Sephesu 012 429 8028 sephek@unisa.ac.za
College Tutor Coordinator Ms W Mokgupi 012 429 6088 mokguwk@unisa.ac.za
Academic Support Coordinator: School of Arts Mr Edgar Mbuthuma 012 429 2467 mbuthme1@unisa.ac.za
Ms Anastacia Mukwevho 012 429 6593 mukwea@unisa.ac.za
Ms Lise Leeuwner

012 429 6046

vdmerlj1@unisa.ac.za
Academic Support Coordinator: School of Humanities Mr Charles Twala 012 429 2374 twalact@unisa.ac.za
Academic Support Coordinator: School of Social Sciences
Ms Nomvula Nemaxwi 012 429 8085 nemaxnj@unisa.ac.za
Ms Precious Sindane 012 429 3295 sindapb@unisa.ac.za
Student Advisors Ms M Rubidge CHS@unisa.ac.za
Ms D Mbengwane CHS@unisa.ac.za
Mr G Mathebe CHS@unisa.ac.za
Human Resources Ms S Janssen 012 429 8889 jansss@unisa.ac.za
Mr I Raulinga 012 429 6726 raulii@unisa.ac.za
Communication and Marketing

Mrs KR Naidu-Hoffmeester

012 429 6413

naiduk@unisa.ac.za
Mr Z Nkosinkulu 012 429 6275

nkosiz1@unisa.ac.za

School of Arts Chair of Department
African Languages Prof P Phaahla 012 429 8284 pphaahla@unisa.ac.za
Afrikaans and Theory of Literature Prof M Keuris 012 429 6319 keurim@unisa.ac.za
Art History, Visual Arts and Musicology

Dr NP Mpako

Prof. BMR Van Haute (Acting)

012 441 6391

mpakonp@unisa.ac.za

vhautbmr@unisa.ac.za

Communication Science Prof BT Mbatha 012 429 8264 mbathbt@unisa.ac.za
English Studies Prof MMK Lephalala 012 429 6396 lephammk@unisa.ac.za
Information Science Prof L Dube 012 429 6070 dubel@unisa.ac.za
Linguistics and Modern Languages

Prof MN Ngcobo

012 429 6310 ngcobmn@unisa.ac.za
School of Humanities Chair of Department
Anthropology and Archaeology Dr IE Marais 012 429 6788 maraiie@unisa.ac.za
Biblical and Ancient Studies Prof EB Farisani 012 429 4410 fariseb@unisa.ac.za
Christian Spirituality, Church History and Missiology Dr ZJ Banda 012 429 4377 bandazj@unisa.ac.za
History Prof RS Viljoen 012 429 6730 viljors@unisa.ac.za
Philosophy, Practical and Systematic Theology Prof E Baloyi (Acting) 012 429 4053

baloye@unisa.ac.za

Religious Studies and Arabic Prof IE Jaffer 012 429 6768 jaffeie@unisa.ac.za
School of Social Sciences Chair of Department
Development Studies Prof GE du Plessis (Acting) 012 429 6507 Dplesge@unisa.ac.za
Health Studies Prof MM Moleki 012 429 6369 Molekmm@unisa.ac.za
Political Sciences

Dr Thabisi Hoeane

012 429 6858

hoeant@unisa.ac.za

Psychology Dr M Mojapelo-Batka 012 429 8240 mojape@unisa.ac.za
Social Work Dr MP Sesoko 012 429 3507 sesokmp@unisa.ac.za
Sociology Dr CG Thomas 012 429 6560 thomacg@unisa.ac.za
Institutes & Chairs
Institute for Gender Studies (IGS) Prof DC Byrne 012 429 4870  byrnedc@unisa.ac.za
Research Institute for Theology and Religion (RITR) Prof CW du Toit 012 429 4870 dtoitcw@unisa.ac.za
WIPHOLD-Brigalia Bam Chair in Electoral Democracy in Africa Prof KJ Maphunye 012 429 4933 maphukj@unisa.ac.za
Units
Anthropology and Archeology Museum Francois Coetzee (Curator) 012 429 6297 coetzfp@unisa.ac.za
African Languages Literary Information Museum Ms H Celliers (Administrator) 012 429 8200 cellia@unisa.ac.za
Unisa Art Gallery Bongani Mkhonza (Curator) 012 441 5681 mkhonbw@unisa.ac.za