The Governance of Transformation
Date: 18 July 2017 18:30 - 18 July 2017 20:00
Location: Eden Grove Blue
Organiser: Ncebakazi Ntsokota (Phone 046 603 7515)
Event Type: Alumni
Prof Martin Hill
Emeritus Professor at the Graduate School of Business, University of Cape Town and Research Director for GetSmarter, which provides online courses for working professionals in partnership with leading universities. Prof Hall is an advisor on Learning Analytics and College data diagnostics for Jisc, the United Kingdom's information technology service for higher and further education. Qualified in Alternative Dispute Resolution and providing advice and services to organisations undergoing change. Vice-Chancellor (President) of the University of Salford, Manchester (2009–2014). Before he joined Salford, he was Deputy Vice-Chancellor at the University of Cape
Town (2002–2008) and the inaugural Dean of Higher Education
Development at UCT (1999–2002). A Life Fellow at the University of Cape Town, a Fellow of the Royal Society of South Africa, a Principal Fellow of the Higher Education Academy and a Fellow of the Royal Society for Arts. Initially he was Historical Archaeologist researching colonialism, heritage and representations of the past, he then expanded his work into education, social and economic transformation and digital futures.
Mr Wesley Seale
Mr Wesley Seale graduated with a M.A. (Governance & Development)
(Merit) from the University of Sussex after pursuing his undergraduate at the Universities of the Western Cape (UWC) and Darlana (Sweden). His MA thesis, titled: A comparative study between the South African Public Service and the Indian Civil Service, with a special focus on the impact of reforms, especially on recruitment, and the politics thereof, was awarded with distinction while he also taught South African and comparative politics at UWC. He has work experience in political party, as a researcher and policy coordinator, as well as a trade union federation.