Ms Patricia Bongi Zengele

Degrees Held Degree, (Institution) BA(SWK) WITS, MA(TH) UKZN Research Interests Area of Interest in Research/Activism: Researching and Positioning Relevant Critical & Scholastic Social Work Response to present day to day life challenges. How does work in HIV and AIDS interface between African Spirituality and Religion? What forms the basis of Resilience in Children, Women and

Thembelihle Makhanya

Degrees Held Bachelor of Social Work Masters in Social Science PhD candidate (UKZN) Research Interests Fatherhood and young fathers; family wellbeing and child protection; (de) colonization in higher education and social work education; qualitative Research. Teaching Interests Gender behavior and Gender Base Violence Working with individuals and families Social Work Practice Selected Publications Journal Articles

Nolwazi Ngcobo

Degrees Held BSOWK (University of Durban Westville) MSOWK (UKZN) Research Interests Youth sexualities Gender studies Women & Health issues Teaching Interests Introduction to Social Work Practice Gender AIDS & Violence Selected Publications Journal Articles Journal Articles Kasiram, M. I.; Ngcobo, N; Oliphant; E, Roestenburg, W. (2013). HIV/AIDS and Women:  African and South African perspective.  Indilinga

Sibonisile Zibane

Degrees Held Doctor of Philosophy (Sociology) (UKZN) Title of PHD Thesis: NEGOTIATING SEXUALITY: Informal sexual cultures amongst young people at a township high school in Kwazulu-Natal. Masters in Social Work (Welfare Policy) (UKZN) Title of MA Thesis: The Responsiveness of Sexual Offenders to a Therapeutic Group Work Programme at a Prison in Durban, South Africa.

Johannes John-Langba

Degrees Held PhD (University of Pittsburgh, USA) MPH (University of Pittsburgh, USA) MSW (Howard University, USA) BSc. Ed (University of Sierra Leone) Research Interests Social dimensions of health and disease Sexual and gender-based violence; Antibiotic resistance and community level influences on antibiotic use/misuse Social media use and psychosocial wellbeing Migration and health Evaluation and operations

Siphiwe Motloung

Degrees Held Doctor of Philosophy (Psychology), UKZN Master of Social Work (Clinical Practice), UND Bachelor of Social Science (Social Work), UCT Research Interests Race Addiction Mental Health HIV/AIDS Teaching Interests Social Welfare Policy Clinical Social Work Practice Anti-oppressive practice Mental Health Publications / Selected Publications Journal Articles2018 Maqutu L. and Motloung, S. (2018) Hidden Racial

Babalwa Dano

Degrees Held Ph.D Candidate (SUNY- Stony Brook,USA) MSW (UKZN), Diploma Project Management (Damelin) BSocSci (Social Work) University of Natal.  Research Interests HIV/AIDS (Serodiscordant Couples, HIV Positive Elders, Workplace); Teenage Pregnancy and Parenting; Organisational Culture and Behaviour; Women in Academia; Teaching Praxis and Social Work Education. Teaching Interests Fields of Practice in Social Work; Social Work

Mbongeni Shadrack Sithole

Degrees Held B.A. (Soc. Sc) M.A (Soc. Sc.) B. Tech: Labour Relations Management B. Tech: Human Resource Development BA (Hons) Psychology Research Interests Management and administration (Supervision) Corrections (Rehabilitation, Restorative Justice & Reintegration Services) Teaching Interests Management and administration Social Work Theories Introduction to Social Welfare & Social Work Social Policy

Maud Mthembu

Degrees Held BA (Hon) Social Work;  PhD Research Interests: My research interests are: Children and Health, vulnerable children and marginalized childhoods as well as children’s rights. Teaching Interests: Child protection and legislation Research Social work and Group Work Publications / Selected Publications Chapters in Books ” Beyond the counselling room: HIV/AIDS and the role of

Madhu Ishver Kasiram

Degrees Held PhD Research Interests: family and community therapy; HIV, AIDS and Women; Death and Debility and Implications for Future Positive Living Teaching Interests: Research at under and postgraduate levels, Community and Family Therapy Publications / Selected Publications Books: 2003: Manual: Managing HIV/AIDS: Guidelines for Counsellors, Caregivers and Faith-Based Practitioners. Joint Publication- Kasiram M, Partab