Department of Educational Leadership and Management

Prof SA Coetzee

College of Education
School of Educational Studies
Department: Educational Leadership and Management


  • BAEd
  • BEd
  • MEd
  • DEd
  • Certificate Programme in Law
  • LLB

Field of Specialisation

  • Education Law

Professional positions, fellowships & awards

Chair: Department of Educational Leadership and Management’s Research Committee
Module coordinator:  Education Management in South African context (MEDEM7W)

2013 Leadership in Reseearch Women Award


  • African Scholar


Susan Coetzee is an Associate Professor. She has been involved in Education Law for the past seventeen years. With qualifications in both the education and law fields, her main academic and research interest is education law. Her current research focus is sexual misconduct, pregnancy and sexual rights. She is a member of the executive committee of the Interuniversity Centre for Education Law and Policy (CELP) and also a member of the South African Education Law Association (SAELA). She has published in accredited journals and successfully supervised several Master’s and Doctoral students. She regularly acts as a referee for accredited journals and as external examiner for various universities in both education and law disciplines.