Individual Professional Members

Blom, Nicolaas

Design and Technology Education Lecturer
University of Pretoria

Discipline: 

Design Education Strategy

Bosiki, Phiko

Graphic Designer
PBS Group

Discipline: 

Design Education Research
Design Education Strategy
Graphic Design & Visual Art
Media & Communications Design
Photography, Film & Multimedia

Chipambwa, Walter

Lecturer School of Art and Design
Chinhoyi University of Technology

Discipline: 

Design Education Research
Fashion, Jewellery & Textile Design
Graphic Design & Visual Art

De Lange, Rudi

Lecturer: Graphic Design & Visual Art
University of Tshwane

Discipline: 

Graphic Design & Visual Art

Hayes-Roberts, Hayley

Oral and Textile Historian
Museum and Heritage practitioner: Iziko Museums of SA

Discipline: 

Fashion, Jewellery & Textile Design
Graphic Design & Visual Art

Honiball, Nina

Doctoral Student
University of Pretoria

Discipline: 

Design Education Strategy
Graphic Design & Visual Art
Software, UX & Game Design

Kent-Onah, Roseline

Fashion, Jewellery & Textile Design

Discipline: 

Fashion, Jewellery & Textile Design

Mbatha, Sipho

Lecturer
University of Pretoria

Discipline: 

Design Education Research
Design Education Strategy
Fashion, Jewellery & Textile Design

Olalere, Folasayo Enoch Ph.D

Researcher, Faculty of Creative Technology and Heritage
Universiti Malaysia Kelantan (UMK)

Discipline: 

Design Education Research
Product & Industrial Design

Scott, Lee

Lecturer [artist,researcher & teacher]
Durban University of Technology

Discipline: 

Design Education Research
Design Education Strategy

van der Hoven, Shani

Lecturer
Pearson Institute of Higher Education (MGI)

Discipline: 

Design Education Research
Design Education Strategy
Graphic Design & Visual Art
Media & Communications Design

Volek, Dianne

Communication & UI Design
InterComm South Africa

Discipline: 

Media & Communications Design
Software, UX & Game Design

Zietsman, Dalien

Discipline: 

Design Education Strategy
Fashion, Jewellery & Textile Design

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