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Faculty Office

Dean: Prof Tom Martin: dean.humanities@ru.ac.za 

Deputy Dean (Academic): Prof Mark de Vos: m.devos@ru.ac.za

Deputy Dean (Research): Prof Enocent Msindo: e.msindo@ru.ac.za

Faculty Officer: Karen Kouari: k.kouari@ru.ac.za

Phone: 046 603 8362    

Please note that due to busy schedules e-mail is the preferred method of communication for the Dean and Deputy Deans. Please copy k.kouari@ru.ac.za into all correspondence to ensure a timeous response.

All queries with regards to students and the faculty can be directed to Ms Karen Kouari preferably via e-mail.




HOD: Professor Michelle Cocks: m.cocks@ru.ac.za   

Admin: Des Bekker: d.bekker@ru.ac.za 

Phone: 046 603 8231/8232



HOD: Dr Heike Gehring : h.gehring@ru.ac.za 

Admin: Vusiwe Mnyobe : v.mnyobe@ru.ac.za 

Phone: 046 603 8538


English Literature

HOD: Professor Sue Marais: s.marais@ru.ac.za

Admin: Siphokazi Khanyile : s.khanyile@ru.ac.za 

Phone: 046 603 8400/8401


English Language & Linguistics

Acting HOD: Professor Sally Hunt : s.hunt@ru.ac.za 

Admin: Nomvula Duku : n.duku@ru.ac.za 

Phone: 046 603 8105


Fine Art

HOD: Professor Maureen de Jager: m.dejager@ru.ac.za

Admin: Moira Japp : moira.japp@ru.ac.za 

Phone: 046 603 8192/8193



HOD: Professor Alan Kirkaldy : a.kirkaldy@ru.ac.za 

Admin: Essie Davis : a.davis@ru.ac.za 

Phone: 046 603 8330


Music & Musicology

HOD: Professor Catherine Foxcroft: c.foxcroft@ru.ac.za

Admin: Denetha Peters: d.peters@ru.ac.za

Phone: 046 603 8489



HOD: Professor Marius Vermaak: m.vermaak@ru.ac.za

Admin: Cheron Duiker: c.duiker@ru.ac.za 

Phone: 046 603 8351


Political & International Studies

HOD: Professor Sally Matthews s.matthews@ru.ac.za  

Admin: Lumka Mqingwana: l.mqingwana@ru.ac.za  

Phone: 046 603 8356



HOD: Professor Charles Young: c.young@ru.ac.za

Admin Manager: Rika Ferreira: r.ferreira@ru.ac.za   

Secretary: Vuyo Kofi v.kofi@ru.ac.za   

Phone: 046 603 8500



HOD: Professor Gilton Klerk: g.klerk@ru.ac.za

Admin: Juanita Fuller: j.fuller@ru.ac.za  

Phone: 046 603 8361


Journalism & Media Studies

HOS: Professor Larry Strelitz : l.strelitz@ru.ac.za 


HOD: Professor Anthea Garman: a.garman@ru.ac.za 

Admin Manager: Belinda De Lange d.delange@ru.ac.za

Admin: Marissa van As: m.vanas@ru.ac.za

Phone: 046 603 7100


School of Languages and Literatures

HOS: Prof Patrice Mwepu: p.mwepu@ru.ac.za

Admin: Hannelie Rielly: h.rielly@ru.ac.za  

Phone: 046 603 8222


Extended Studies Unit

Judith Reynolds: j.reynolds@ru.ac.za  

Phone: 046 6038866




Director: Prof Lee Watkins: l.watkins@ru.ac.za

Admin: Liezel Visagie: l.visagie@ru.ac.za  

Phone: 046 603 8557




Admin: Bulelani Mothlabane: b.mothlabane@ru.ac.za  

Phone: 046 603 8919



Director: Prof Francis Mdlongwa: f.mdlongwa@ru.ac.za

Admin:  Sibonise Mbengashe s.mbengashe@ru.ac.za

Phone: 046 603 8782



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