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Wednesday, 11 August 2021

#CPUTWomen2021: Caryn Dolley

Alumna and award-winning journalist Caryn Dolley’s new book delves deep into South Africa’s underworld.

Despite losing her sight at the age of 11 due to meningitis, Hendrika Olivier believes that “despite your circumstances or the background you come from, you can still rise above all those and be successful in life”.

Thursday, 05 August 2021

Passion to make a difference

The head of CPUT’s HIV/Aids Unit, Melanie Marais, believes in doing things wholeheartedly and her passion for her work is palpable.

The new Head of the Medical Imaging and Therapeutic Sciences Department (MITS), Dr Merlisa Kemp, hopes to take the department to greater heights.

Wednesday, 10 February 2021

New role for Prof Cronjé

Prof Johannes Cronjé is stepping down as Dean of the Faculty of Informatics and Design and is taking on the role of full professor in the Information Technology Department.

The Dean of the Faculty and Health and Wellness Sciences, Prof Penelope Engel-Hills, has been appointed as the Deputy Chairperson of the National Health Research Ethics Council (NHREC).

Associate Professor Judy Peter recently joined CPUT as the new Director: Strategic Initiatives and Partnerships.