Department of Public Administration and Management

Dr V Sambo

College of Economic and Management Sciences
School of Public and Operations Management
Department: Public Administration and Management
Lecturer
Tel: 012 129 4355
E-mail: esambovt@unisa.ac.za

Qualifications

  • DLitt et Phil (UNISA), Thesis title: The implementation of the internal audit provisions of the Public Finance Management Act 1 of 1999: A case of the South African Social Security Agency
  • MPhil (UP/African Economic Research Consortium (Nairobi, Kenya)), Dissertation title: Black Economic Empowerment in South Africa: An Analysis of Successes and Failures (passed with distinction)
  • B.Admin (Hons) (UP)
  • BAdmin (UP)
  • Certificate in Leadership (Stellenbosch University Business School)

Field of Specialisation

  • Public Policy Implementation
  • Public Financial Management

Journal articles

  • V.T. Sambo & W.N. Webb. 2017. Internal audit and ethics: The Case of the South African Social Security Agency. Administratio Publica. Vol. 25(4). Pp. 146-171.

Paper presentations

Presentation of papers at domestic conferences/seminars

  • August 2014. The relationship between income inequality and economic growth in selected Sub-Saharan African countries. UNISA Annual Research and Innovation Showcase.
  • October 2015. The Role of the internal audit function in averting financial misconduct: The case of the South African Social Security Agency. Public Service Ethics Seminar.
  • September 2016. The implementation of the internal audit provisions of the Public Finance Management Act 1 of 1999: A case of the South African Social Security Agency. 2nd National PhD Conference in Economic, Management and Accounting Sciences.

Presentation of papers at international conferences

  • July 2018. The Role of the internal audit function in averting financial misconduct: The case of the South African Social Security Agency. International Conference on Public Administration and Development Alternatives (Accredited conference proceedings).

Professional positions, fellowships & awards

Professional positions, fellowships & awards

  • Member of the South African Association for Public Administration and Management (SAAPAM).
  • Member of the Golden Key International Honour Society.
    • Juta Prize for best student at Honours Level, 2003.
    • School of Public Management and Administration staff award for contribution to Research, Development and Academic Mentoring, 2004.
    • Ford Foundation scholarship for Masters studies, 2004.
    • UNISA Annual Research and Innovation Showcase Best paper award (Short paper category), 2014.