School of Applied Human Sciences

zwaned2@ukzn.ac.za

031-260-1770

  • Details

  • Position Lecturer
  • Discipline Centre for Communication, Media and Society
  • CampusHoward College Campus
  • Office AddressRoom 02-006

Degrees Held

  • BSoc.Sc Hons (Media & Cultural Studies) (UKZN)
  • MSocSc. (Media & Cultural Studies) (UKZN)

Bio

  • Miss Duduzile Zwane is the first inter-disciplinary appointment whose health communication expertise is shared between the Centre for Communication, Media and Society (CCMS) and the Psychology department.  Zwane is a graduate of CCMS. Her Masters dissertation focused on facilitating effective Female Genital Bilharzia communication. Zwane has worked in print media as a journalist. She is currently pursuing her Doctorate within the Health Communication field. In addition to being a vibrant addition to the academics team in the school of Applied Human Sciences, she is an avid foodie and movie buff.

Other Accomplishments

  • Recipient of funding from John Hopkins Health and Education South Africa (JHHESA) to conduct research at an international Bilharzia research project
  • Recipient of the E. M. Peachy Trust Bursary (based on academic performance) 2009 & 2010
  • Member of the Golden Key International Honour Society