Staff

Name and designation

Contact details

Profile

Althea Whitaker
Head of Department (Acting)

Tel: (021) 460 3930
E-mail: WhitakerA@cput.ac.za
Room E3.57D, 3rd floor, Engineering building, District Six campus

Field: Public administration and management theory, Policy analysis and management, Strategic management, Local government, Provincial government

Qualifications (Academic):
MA (UWC), BA Honours degree (UWC), BA degree (UWC)

Memberships: ASSADPAM & SAAPAM

Daphne Morrison
Department Secretary

Tel: (021) 460 3173
E-mail: MorrisonD@cput.ac.za  
Room E3.57D, 3rd floor, Engineering building, District Six campus

Field: Administration

Qualifications (Academic): B Tech: Public Man (CPUT), ND: Office Administration (CPUT)

Dr Stanford Cronje
Senior Lecturer

Tel: (021) 464 7205
E-mail: CronjeS@cput.ac.za
Room E3.31B, 3rd floor, Engineering building, District Six campus

Field: Decision-making, Public Human Resource Management, Strategic Management

Qualifications (Academic): D Tech: Public Man (CPUT), 
MPA (US), 
M PHIL (US)

Memberships: ASSADPAM & SAAPAM

Sylvia Botes
Lecturer: EUC

Tel: (021) 460 8357
E-mail: BotesS@cput.ac.za
Room E3.57E, 3rd floor, Engineering building, District Six campus

Field: EUC, Management Information Systems

National Diploma Secretarial Office Administration (CPUT), National Diploma: Information Technology (CPUT), National Higher Diploma Post School Education (CPUT)

Memberships: ASSADPAM & SAAPAM

Adv Yasmin Nanabhay
Lecturer: Public Administration

Tel: (021) 460 3297
E-mail: NanabhayY@cput.ac.za
Room E3.57F, 3rd floor, Engineering building, District Six campus

Field: Law - Public Law and
Administration, Constitutional and Family Law, Public Office Management and Governmental Relations, Public Accountability, Public Policy Management

Qualifications (Academic): M Tech: Public Management (CPUT), BA; LLB;

Qualifications (Professional): Advocate of the High Court of South Africa

Memberships: ASSADPAM & SAAPAM

Vidonia Viviers
Co-operative Co-ordinator

Tel: (021) 460 3480
E-mail: ViviersV@cput.ac.za
Room E3.40, 3rd floor, Engineering building, District Six campus

Field: Co-operative Education

Qualifications (Academic): National Diploma: Public Management

Qualifications (Other): Secretarial Certificate

Memberships: Membership of SASCE (South African Society for Cooperation Education)

Paulene Erfort
Lecturer: Communication

Tel: (021) 460 3667
E-mail: ErfortP@cput.ac.za
Room E3.57A, 3rd floor, Engineering building, District Six campus

Field: Language and Communication

Qualifications (Academic):
MA (UWC)

Leslie Siegelaar
Lecturer (Contract): Public Administration

Tel: (021) 460 3867
E-mail: SiegelaarL@cput.ac.za
Room C4.6. 4th floor, Commerce building, District Six campus

Field: Public Management, Public Policy Management, Governmental Relations, Policy Studies, Co-operative Governance, Policing.

Qualifications (Academic)
MPA (US), Adv Diploma Public Administration (US), National Diploma Policing (UNISA)

Memberships: ASSADPAM & SAAPAM

Mbuso Tshaka
ECP Co-ordinator
Lecturer: Public Administration

Tel: (021) 460 3498
E-mail: TshakaM@cput.ac.za
Room 2.73, 2nd floor, Co-operative Education building, District Six campus

Field: Public Administration and Management Theory, Project  Management, Programme Management, Information Management.

Qualifications (Academic):
M Tech: Public Man(CPUT),
B Tech: Public Man (CPUT),
ND: Public Man (CPUT)

Memberships: ASSADPAM & SAAPAM

Andre Cornelius
Lecturer: Foundation Programme Public Administration

Tel: (021) 460 8345
E-mail: CorneliusA@cput.ac.za
Room 2.80, 2nd floor, Co-operative Education building, District Six campus

Field: Governance Practices (Foundation Year), Orientation to Government studies, Public Sector Finance, Financial and Procurement Management

Qualifications (Academic):  M Tech: Public Man (CPUT), B Tech: Public Man (CPUT), National Diploma Public Man (CPUT)

Memberships: ASSADPAM & SAAPAM

Robert Schultz
Lecturer (Contract): Foundation Programme Public Administration

Tel: (021) 460 4212
E-mail: SchultzR@cput.ac.za
Room 2.76, 2nd floor,  Co-operative Education building, District Six campus

Field: Public Administration

Qualifications (Academic): Master of Public Administration (CPUT), B Tech: Public Man (CPUT), ND: Local Government Finance (UNISA) ND: Cost and management Accounting (CPUT)

Memberships: ASSADPAM & SAAPAM

Dr Yolisa Mhlomi
Lecturer: Communication ECP Programme

Tel: (021) 460 3367
E-mail: mhlomiy@cput.ac.za
Room E 2.77, 2nd floor, Engineering building, District Six campus

Communication, qualitative and quantitative research

Research interest- Digital media and education as well as Social media and Politics.

Qualifications: BA Communication (UFH); BA Honours Communication (UFH), Master of Communication (UFH); Doctor of Philosophy: Communication (UFH)

Memberships: South African Communication Association (SACOMM)

Dr Russel Ruiters
Lecturer: Public Administration (short term contract)

Tel: (021) 460 3930
E-mail: ruitersru@cput.ac.za
Room E3.57B, 3rd floor, Engineering building, District Six campus

Field: Human Resource Management

Research interest: Public Human Resources Management

Qualifications: B. Com (UWC); B. Com Hons (UWC); M. Com (US); PhD (US)

Memberships: HPCSA (Health Professions Council of South Africa)

Dr Priscilla-Anne Lewis
Lecturer: Public Administration (short term contract)

Tel: (021) 460 3173
E-mail: lewisp@cput.ac.za
Room E3.57B, 3rd floor, Engineering building, District Six campus

​Field: Public Administration, Project Management

Research Interest: Public Administration and Project Management

Qualifications: Postgraduate Diploma in Public administration and governance (UWC), Master in Administration (UWC),D Phil Population Studies (UWC)

Memberships: PHEF (Professional Health Education Fund, SETAa

​Michelle Maree
Lecturer: Public Administration (short term contract)

Tel: (021) 460 3931
E-mail: mareem@cput.ac.za
Room E3.75G, 3rd floor, Engineering building, District Six campus

​Field: Policy Studies, Strategic Public Management, Project Management

Research Interest: Curriculum Development, Service Delivery, Public-Private-Partnerships

Qualifications: - BA (US); BA Hons (Public and Development Management) (US), MTech (Public Management) (CPUT); Registered PhD student (CPUT)

Memberships: ASSADPAM and HELTASA

Dr Hendrik Francois Conradie
Senior Lecturer: Public Administration and Governance

Tel: (021) 460 7205
E-mail: conradieh@cput.ac.za
Room E3.26, 3dr floor, Engineering building, District Six campus

​Field: Public Management and Administration, Public Policy

Research Interest: Advanced Research Design and Methodology, Research Management, Programme and Project Management

Qualifications: BA Soc Sc (US), Hons B Public Admin (US), Master of Public Admin (US), D Phill in Public Admin (NMU).

Memberships: SAAPAM and ASSADPAM