Journalism
Welcome to Stellenbosch University

Staff




 

 

ChairDrGabriëlBotmagbotma@sun.ac.za021 808 3488
On sabbaticalProfLizetteRabelrabe@sun.ac.zan/a
LecturerMsMarenetJordaanmarenet@sun.ac.za021 808 2625
Rykie van Reenen FellowAndre GouwsAndreGouwsandreg@sun.ac.za021 808 3488
Administrative officerElizabeth NewmanElizabethNewmanlnewman@sun.ac.zaMs Lijuan Williams-Daniels021 808 3488

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Important staff members from our past

Chair / Head of Department
Dr Gabriël Botma
Prof Piet Cillié
Prof Johannes Grosskopf
Prof George Claassen
Prof Lizette Rabe

Rykie van Reenen-fellows:
Mr Bun Booyens
Dr Johan Retief
Mr Tobie Wiese
Mr Gabriël Botma
Mr Dirk Jordaan
Ms Jacolette Kloppers
Mr Gert Coetzee
Ms Anastasia de Vries
Ms Jo-Ann Floris
Ms Hannelie Booyens
Ms Willemien Brummer
Mr Johannes de Villers
Ms Jeanne van der Merwe
Ms Corli van der Merwe
Mr Andre Gouws

Secretaries:
Mrs Winie Rousseau
Mrs Leona Amoraal
Ms Bevely Februarie
Ms Chantal Newman
Ms Elizabeth Newman

2012-2014 & present
1978-1983
1984-1993
1994-2000
2001-2011 & 2015-2017


1998-1999
2000-2002
2002-2004
2005
2006
2007
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
2013-2014
2015
2016
2017-2018


1978 - 1994
1978 - 2004
2004 - 2007
2007 - 2009
2009 - present









Extraordinary appointments


Prof George Claassen
Extraordinary Professor

Prof Arnold S de Beer
Extraordinary Professor
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Ton Vosloo  
Honorary  Professor

Dr Michael Eckardt
Research fellow

Dr Gerda Engelbrecht
Research fellow

Johannes de Villiers
Research fellow

Specialist lecturers

The Department of Journalism also boasts the input of seasoned industry professionals. The honours students have the privilege to learn from these experts. For the 2018 academic year, these lecturers include:

  • Dr Gerda Engelbrecht (Managing editor: Media24 Lifestyle)
  • Janet Heard (Managing editor: Daily Maverick )
  • Anthony Molyneaux (Video and photojournalist: TimesLIVE)
  • Thinus Dippenaar (Web editor: Netwerk24)
  • Dala Watts (Freelance designer: Ideas  magazine)
  • Nicola Jo Bruns (Producer: CapeTalk radio)
  • Suzaan Steyn (Freelance broadcaster)
  • Izette Mostert (Independent filmmaker)
  • Mari Lategan (Head of Marketing and Communications, Curro Holdings)
  • Max du Preez (Independent journalist and analyst)
  • Marianne Merten (Daily Maverick )
  • Ryk van Niekerk (Editor: Moneyweb)
  • Danie Marais (Freelance arts critic and poet)
  • Antoinette Muller (Freelance sports journalist)
  • Centre for African Studies, UCT