Department of History

Mr Wendell Moore

College of Human Sciences
School of Humanities
Department: History
Lecturer
Tel: 012 429 6126
Fax: 012 429 3221
E-mail: moorewe@unisa.ac.za

Qualifications

  • BA Humanities (University of Johannesburg, 2012)
  • BA hons African studies (University of Johannesburg, 2013)
  • MA History cum laude (University of Johannesburg, 2016)

Fields of academic interests

  • Urban agriculture
  • Urban history
  • Hemp and agriculture

Field of Specialisation

  • Urban farming, food security, livelihood strategies
  • Coloured identity and history, township planning, apartheid
  • Hemp, decoloniality, development, agricultural systems

Professional positions, fellowships & awards

  • University of Johannesburg Research Chair in Social Change Member (2012 – 2015)
  • University of Witwatersrand SWOP fellow (2017 – present)

Projects

  • PhD candidate (1st year)
  • Active urban farmer