Department of Decision Sciences

Prof KM Malan

College of Economic and Management Sciences
School of Economic and Financial Sciences
Department: Decision Sciences
Associate Professor
Tel: 012 433 4729


  • BSc (UCT)
  • BSc (Hons) (UCT)
  • MSc (UCT)
  • PhD (UP)

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Katherine Malan joined the Department of Decision Sciences at UNISA as a senior lecturer in 2016. She received her BSc (Computer Science & Mathematics), BSc Hons (Computer Science) and MSc (Computer Science) from the University of Cape Town and her PhD from the University of Pretoria in 2014. She has over 20 years' lecturing experience in Computer Science at three different South African universities and has co-authored two programming textbooks. She currently holds a National Research Foundation C1 rating for research (2019 - 2024). Her research is in the broad field of computational intelligence for solving complex problems.


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