Dr Helen Meyer
  +27 18 285 2573
  Building E3, Room 320
  BA Communication studies (4 year degree including Honours); Honours degree in Psychology; Higher Diploma in Education (level 8); PhD in Educational Psychology; Registered assessor, moderator, curriculum development (design and develop learning programmes)
  Programme leader: Human Resource Development
  Human Resource Development, Training and Development, Educational Psychology

Dr Helen Meyer has 7 years experience in the private sector (banking), 12 years experience in the Public Sector (TVET Colleges) as senior lecturer, Head of Department, Head of Division and Skills Development Facilitator as well as 7 years in Higher Education as Lecturer, Senior Lecturer, Subject Chair and Programme Leader. Her research expertise lies in Human Resource Development, Workplace Bullying and Curriculum Development in Higher Education.

She was also interviewed by LitNet on the bullying and assault some of the teachers has to endure. See the article here 

  Ms Anélia Cordier
  +27 18 285 2574
  Building E3, Room 319
  Administrative Assistant
  Mr Christo Bezuidenhout
  +27 18 285 2574
  Extra-ordinary lecturer: Human Resource Development
  26 years in training (HRD) management in the private and public sector in various contexts. Higher Education lecturer since 2015 in the T&D / HRD programme.

Christo served on several Standard Generating Bodies. He was involved in several qualification development processes and is registered at five Sector Education Training Authorities (SETAs) as assessor, moderator, Skills development facilitator in various fields. 

He has the following accolades:

  • Received the rewards for the best undergraduate and Honours Training and Development (HRD) student over five years.
  • External lecturer & postgraduate researcher
  • Assists with curriculum development at the training and development (HRD) programme (undergraduate & honours)
  • Independent humand resource development (HRD) consultant for private, public and non-governmental organisations
  • Presented at the 2016 Universities Forum HRD international conference
  Prof George Sieberhagen
  +27 18 285 2573
  Building E3, Room 320
  BCom Industrial Psychology, BCom Honours Industrial Psychology, MCom Industrial Psychology, DCom Industrial Psychology, Secondary Teachers Diploma
  Student support (Human Resource Development)
  44 years of experience in Higher Education (Senior Lecturer & Associate Professor).

He assists the Human Resource Development programme leader on a temporary and part-time basis as far as the following aspects are concerned: Honours, Master's and PhD study supervision, as well as re-curriculation, and compile study guides. Also assists with responding to prospective students' enquiries. 

  Mrs Petro Smith
  +27 18 299 1207
  Building E3, Room 313
  Bachelor of Training and Development specialising in Human Resource Development, Honours degree in Training and Development
  Junior Lecturer in Human Resource Development

Mrs Petro Smith has 25 years’ experience in Human Resource Development, learning and development, skills development facilitation and curriculum/material designer in the financial, manufacturing, government and parastatal industries.

  Mr Renier Els
  +27 18 285 2360
  Building E3, Room 318
  Bachelor of Training and Development specialising in Human Resource Development; Honours degree in Training and Development; Master’s degree in Training and Development
  Lecturer in Human Resource Development
  Human Resource Development, Training and Development; Quality Management

Renier Els has 22 years of experience in military training, including trainer of trainers, facilitation, assessment, moderation, quality assurance/management of training of which the last seven years were in a senior management capacity for training (branch warrant officer).  His research expertise lies in Human Resource Development, Training and Development and Quality Management