School of Applied Human Sciences

Thembelihle Makhanya

MakhanyaT@ukzn.ac.za

031-260-7443

  • Details

  • Position Lecturer
  • Discipline Social Work
  • CampusHoward College Campus
  • Office AddressF230

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

  • Thembelihle B Makhanya, Carmel R Matthias (2017), Young Unmarried Fathers’ Experiences and Perceptions of Fatherhood, Social Work/Maatskaplike Werk, 54 (2): 7. 244-255. doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.15270/54-2-636.
  • Thembelihle B Makhanya (2018), Exploring Young Unmarried Fathers Experiences and Perceptions of Pregnancy, Gender & Behaviour, 16(3), 12211 – 12223