Dr
Corné Pretorius
Job Title: 
Programme Coordinator and Senior Lecturer
Telephone: 
+27 18 389 2303
Physical Address: 
Base-building J-Block
Campus: 
Mafikeng Campus
Qualifications: 
Ph.D. (Tourism Management) (NWU, Potchefstroom Campus), M.Com. (Tourism Management) (NWU, Potchefstroom Campus), B.Com. Hons. (Tourism Management) (NWU, Potchefstroom Campus), B.Com. (Tourism Management and Recreation Sciences) (NWU, Potchefstroom Campus)
Expertise: 
Events tourism, tourism marketing, tourism research

Dr Pretorius obtained her Doctoral degree in Tourism Management at NWU. Throughout her studies she received numerous awards. Since then she contributed to the tourism industry through her research and teaching. Dr Pretorius specialises in events tourism, marketing tourism and tourism research; and has published and presented, nationally and internationally.

Dr
Duduzile Dlamini-Boemah
Duduzile Dlamini-Boemah
Job Title: 
Senior Lecturer
Telephone: 
018-3892041
Physical Address: 
Base Building
Campus: 
Mafikeng Campus
Qualifications: 
B.Paed. (UniZulu); SSTD (UniZulu); FDE (RAU); B.A. (Hons) Forthare); M.Ed. (Ohio); M.A. (Ohio); M.Phil. (Stellenbosch); PhD (University of Pretoria).
Expertise: 
Research on interpretive guiding; Ecotourism; Environmental Education in Tourism; Educational Tourism.

Dr Duduzile Dlamini-Boemah did both her primary and high school education in KwaZulu- Natal. She further did her tertiary studies in various Universities in South Africa and abroad. Her initial interest was Geography, Education and Environmental Management. Later she acquired interest in Tourism and pursued her PhD studies in Tourism Management with the University of Pretoria which she obtained. Her research interest is in interpretive guiding, environmental education, educational tourism and climate change in tourism. She has published papers on interpretive guiding and presented conference papers national and internationally. She is an external examiner in tourism and environmental education of many South African Universities. 

Ms
Elicha Jonker
Elicha Jonker
Job Title: 
Lecturer
Telephone: 
018 389 2439
Physical Address: 
Admin Building
Campus: 
Mafikeng Campus
Qualifications: 
M.Com Tourism Management
Expertise: 
My areas of expertise focus on the contribution of tourism to the “creative industries,” hospitality management, and work integrated learning.

After the completion of my M.Com in Tourism Management I worked in the USA for a year in the hospitality industry.  Upon returning to SA I started working for Networx for Career Development as a Project Manager for a social responsibility project that was rolled out by the National Department of Tourism. I am currently completing my Ph.D which focuses on the economic contribution of the creative industries in South Africa.

Prof
Haretsebe Manwa
Job Title: 
Professor
Telephone: 
+27 18 389 2806
E-mail: 
Physical Address: 
Base Building
Campus: 
Mafikeng Campus
Qualifications: 
PhD Tourism Management
Expertise: 
Sustainable tourism, rural tourism, culture and heritage tourism

Well rounded experienced academic  with a passion to ensure academic work helps to enhance competitiveness of the tourism industry and benefits local communities

Prof
Jan Buscop
Jan Buscop
Job Title: 
Professor
Telephone: 
018-3892572
Physical Address: 
Building A2
Campus: 
Mafikeng Campus
Qualifications: 
BA; BA (Hons); MA; PhD
Expertise: 
Strategic Marketing and Financial Management

Prof Jan Buscop has been involved in the teaching profession for over 30 years. His fields of interest includes Strategic Tourism Marketing and Personal and Corporate Financial Management. He assists individuals and businesses with financial planning and management.

Dr
Lisebo Tseane-Gumbi
Job Title: 
Senior Lecturer
Telephone: 
+27 18 389 2844
Physical Address: 
Base building
Campus: 
Mafikeng Campus
Qualifications: 
PhD
Expertise: 
Tourism development, marketing, management research

A senior lecturer in the Faculty of Human and Social Sciences, Tourism Department at North West University. Area of specialisation include tourism management, tourism development, destinations, marketing and research. Additionally she worked for the City Of Cape Town; Tourism Department and worked also for the Ministry of Tourism, Environment and Culture in Lesotho. Her main deliverables were establishments and support of tourism products and community awareness on tourism.