Department of Educational Leadership and Management

Prof VJ Pitsoe

College of Education
School of Educational Studies
Department: Educational Leadership and Management
Tel: 012 429 4436


  • PhD: Education Management and Policy Studies (University of Pretoria)
  • MTech: Education Management (Technikon South Africa)
  • NHD: Education Management (Technikon South Africa)
  • NND: Civil (Soshanguve Technical College)
  • STD Technical (Technikon Northern Transvaal) 

Currently teaching


Fields of academic interests

Education Management, Law and Policy Studies

Field of Specialisation

  • Education Management, Teacher Professional development, Open distance learning


  1. Ruth Aluko., Moeketsi Letseka., & Victor Pitsoe (eds) (2016).  Assuring Institutional Quality in Open Distance Learning (ODL) in the Developing Contexts, Nova Publishers: New York.

  2. Pitsoe, VJ & Maila M. 2012. (ed). 1st International Conference on Teaching Practice in Education. Unisa Press, UNISA. (ISBN 978-1-86888-726-2)

Professional positions, fellowships & awards

  • Member of Editorial Board: Journal of Social Sciences, Frontier Women University, Pakistan
  • Deputy Editor:  Africa Education Review Journal (2014 to date)
  • Recipient of Higher Education Leadership and Management Lead Fellowship for 2013, Higher Education South Africa.
  • Member:  The World  Institute for Nucleur Security (2014 to date)


  • Professional Learning in Mpumalanga