School of Applied Human Sciences

Siphiwe Motloung

motloungs@ukzn.ac.za

031-260-1341

  • Details

  • Position Lecturer
  • Discipline Social Work
  • CampusHoward College Campus
  • Office AddressMemorial Tower Building (MTB) Level 2, Room F233

Degrees Held

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Psychology), UKZN
  • Master of Social Work (Clinical Practice) UND
  • Bachelor of Social Science in 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 Articles

  • 2018 Maqutu L. and Motloung, S. (2018) Hidden Racial Attitudes within the Workplace: An Evaluation of Bester V Rustenburg Platinum Mine South African Journal of Human Rights
  • 2017Raniga T., Goma P. and Motloung S. (2017) Resilience Amongst Children living with HIV: Voices of Foster Parents Residing in Bhambayi KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa Social Work/Maatskaplike Werk 53(2): 185-200 
  • 2013Raniga T. and Motloung S. (2013) The Economic and Psycho-social Challenges Experienced by Family Members Caring for People living with AIDS in their Homes  in Bhambayi KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa Social Work/Maatskaplike Werk 49(1): 87-100 

Community Involvement

  • (2014 -16), Child Protection in Emergencies (CPIE), Material Development, Lecturing and Review of Module 2
  • (2011 to date), Community Based Work with Children and Youth (CBWCY), Module Coordination, Moderation and overall quality management
  • 2010 to date), University of KwaZulu-Natal Community Outreach and Research (UKZNCore), committee member
  • (2007 to date), South African Responsible Gambling Program (SARGF), Treatment Professional

Teaching Expertise

  • Race
  • Addiction
  • Mental Health
  • Social Work Methods

Student Supervision (Masters)

  • Amile Khanyile (Course work masters Graduated 2013)
  • Nombuso Dimba ( Masters by Dissertation in progress)
  • Musawenkosi Zulu ( Masters by Dissertation in progress)
  • Thokozani Mchunu ( Masters by Dissertation in progress)
  • Nonkululeko Biyela ( Masters by Dissertation in progress)
  • Nosipho Funeka ( Masters by Dissertation in progress)
  • Siphosakhe Ntshangase ( Masters by Dissertation in progress)
  • Mpho Hlongwane ( Masters by Dissertation in progress)