Thembelihle Makhanya

Thembelihle Makhanya


Discipline Social Work
Contact Number 031-260-7443
Campus Howard College Campus
Office Address Room F230, MTB , Level 2
Last Updated 3 years ago

Degrees Held

  • Bachelor of Social Work, UKZN, 2014
  • Master of Social Science (Social Work), 2016
  • Doctor of philosophy, Social Work, 2021

Research Interests

  • (De)colonisation and higher education
  • Social Work education and practice
  • Students wellbeing
  • Fatherhood
  • Children and families’ wellbeing

Teaching Interests

  • Working with individual and families
  • Working with groups
  • Social Work practice
  • Critical theory and anti-oppressive practice
  • Gender, Aids and violence

Selected Publications