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Art and Design


Director of school
Mr David  Jones
Mr David Jones
Position: Director: School of Music, Art & Design
Department: School of Music, Art & Design
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 27 41 504 3494 / 3256
Email: David.Jones@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: MTech Fine Art
Expertise: Fine Arts, Art project management, Bronze casting, Ceramic shell and investment casting, Sculpture restoration
Responsibilities: Teach,engage,manage,research
My site: www.nmmu.ac.za/davidjones

Heads of departments
Mr Michael Swanepoel
Mr Mike Swanepoel
Position: Head of Department: Applied Design
Department: Applied Design
Room: K08
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 27 41 5043317
Fax: 27 41 5043529
Email: mike@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: B Tech Graphic Design, M Tech Entrepreneurship
Expertise: Graphic Design, Internet Design, Brand strategy

Mrs Andrieta Wentzel
Mrs Andrieta Wentzel
Position: Head of Department: Introductory Studies
Department: Art and Design: Introductory Studies
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: +27 41 504 3539
Email: andrieta.wentzel@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: MTech Fine Art
Expertise: Painting, Drawing, Sculpture

BVA Design staff
Raquel Adriaan
Miss Raquel Adriaan
Position: Lecturer
Department: Fashion Design
Room: 003
Location: Second Avenue Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 3716
Fax: 27 41 504 3916
Email: raquel.adriaan2@mandela.ac.za
Expertise: Applied Clothing Technology

Nii Commey Botchway
Mr Nii Commey Botchway
Position: Lecturer - Art & Design Introductory Studies
Department: Art and Design: Introductory Studies
Room: K 17
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 5043951
Email: nii.botchway@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: B. Tech Graphic Design
Expertise: Visual communication design, design process faccilitation and project faccilitation
Responsibilities: Responsible for graphic design on the Introductory Studies level. Setting of briefs marking. Researching of trends and directions in the field from an historical to current contextual applications.

Mr Bruce S Cadle
Mr Bruce Cadle
Position: Principal Lecturer & Programme Leader: B Tech and Postgraduate Studies
Department: Graphic Design
Room: K09
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 27 41 504 3254
Email: bruce.cadle@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: M Tech Graphic Design
Expertise: 4th and 5th year Applied Design Research Supervision, Graphic Design, Theory and History of Graphic Design

Inge  Economou
Inge Economou
Position: Lecturer: Visual Communication
Department: Graphic Design
Room: K46
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 27 41 504 3065
Fax: 27 41 504 3529
Email: inge@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: M Tech (Graphic Design)
Expertise: Visual Communication theory & practice
Responsibilities: Programme Leader: Graphic Design

Mr Tyrone  James
Mr Tyrone James
Position: Lecturer: Applied Design (Fashion Design)
Department: Fashion Design
Room: F 010
Location: Second Avenue Campus
Phone: 27 41 5043717
Fax: 27 41 5049717
Email: tyrone.james@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: NHDip. Clothing
Expertise: Creative Design, Fashion Illustration, Pattern Construction, Garment Construction - Formal & Eveningwear

Mr Harm Grobbelaar
Mr Harm Grobbelaar
Position: Lecturer & Programme Leader Fashion & Textiles
Department: Fashion Design
Room: Fashion 017
Location: Second Avenue Campus
Phone: 27 41 5043718
Fax: 27 41 5049718
Email: Harm.Grobbelaar@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: NHDip. Clothing
Expertise: Garment & Pattern Construction; Tailoring

Ms Jean  Luyt
Ms Jean Luyt
Position: Lecturer: Applied Design (Textiles)
Department: Textile Design
Room: F002
Location: Second Avenue Campus
Phone: 27 41 5043719
Fax: 27 41 5049719
Email: jean.luyt@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: NHDip. Textile Design
Expertise: Textile design, Textile printing, CAD

Glenn Meyer
Mr Glenn Meyer
Position: Senior Lecturer / Course Coordinator For Photography Programme
Department: Photography
Room: North Campus, K block, building 208, Room K12
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 27 41 5043141
Email: Glenn.Meyer@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: Masters Degree In Media (Portsmouth UK), B Tech Photography
Expertise: Photography, Visual Communications, Social Media and Marketing, Video Production.
Responsibilities: Photography, Visual Studies, Photography Visualisation Techniques, Interdisciplinary Studies, B Tech and Masters in Photography Promoter
My site: http://artanddesign.nmmu.ac.za

Ms Margot Muir
Ms Margot Muir
Position: Lecturer: Applied Design (Graphic Design & Fashion)
Department: Graphic Design
Room: 112
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 27 41 504 9931
Email: margot.muir@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: BTech (Graphic Design) Cum Laude

Dr Heidi Saayman Hattingh
Dr Heidi Saayman Hattingh
Position: Senior Lecturer
Department: Photography
Room: K Block Room 12
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 27 41 504 3434
Fax: 27 41 504 3529
Email: Heidi.S@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: D-Tech in Photography, VUT
Expertise: South African Visual Culture, Social Documentary Photography
Responsibilities: Theory of Photography 3, Visual Communication 2, Applied Photography 2, Research Promoter B-Tech and Masters in Photography

Mr Michael Swanepoel
Mr Mike Swanepoel
Position: Head of Department: Applied Design
Department: Applied Design
Room: K08
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 27 41 5043317
Fax: 27 41 5043529
Email: mike@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: B Tech Graphic Design, M Tech Entrepreneurship
Expertise: Graphic Design, Internet Design, Brand strategy

Roxane van Wyk
Mrs Roxane van Wyk
Position: Laboratory Technician
Department: Applied Design
Room: K Block Room 65
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 27 41 504 3379
Fax: 27 41 504 9379
Email: roxane.vanwyk@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: B Tech Photography
Expertise: Digital Photography, Adobe PhotoshopTraining, Photography Studio Management, Apple Macintosh Computer Systems

BVA Fine Art staff
Pbinsbergen
Dr Pieter Binsbergen
Position: Senior Lecturer
Department: Painting
Room: Painting Studio, K Block, North Campus
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 041 5043647
Fax: 041 5043647
Email: pieter.binsbergen@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: MA (Visual Art) PhD Humanities
Expertise: Painting, Multimodality
Responsibilities: Senior Lecturer

Rachel Collett
Ms Rachel Collett
Position: Lecturer in Studio Arts
Department: School of Music, Art & Design
Room: K06
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 0415043253
Email: rcollett@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: MAVA
Expertise: Art Theory; Drawing; Painting
Responsibilities: Visual Studies 2 and 3

Mr David  Jones
Mr David Jones
Position: Director: School of Music, Art & Design
Department: School of Music, Art & Design
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 27 41 504 3494 / 3256
Email: David.Jones@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: MTech Fine Art
Expertise: Fine Arts, Art project management, Bronze casting, Ceramic shell and investment casting, Sculpture restoration
Responsibilities: Teach,engage,manage,research
My site: www.nmmu.ac.za/davidjones

Mrs Mary  Duker
Mrs Mary Duker
Position: Principal Lecturer: Department of Art and Design
Department: School of Music, Art & Design
Room: 105 Bird Street Art Gallery Building
Location: Bird Street Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 3406
Email: Mary.Duker@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: M Tech (FA)
Expertise: Illustration, Drawing, Visual Studies
Responsibilities: Programme Leader: Visualisation Techniques

Ms Amanda Snyman
Ms Amanda Snyman
Position: Lecturer: Printmaking
Department: Printmaking
Room: K101
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 27 41 5043358
Email: amandas@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: BTech Fine Art (Printmaking)
Expertise: Printmaking, illustration, kilnformed glass, stained glass and glass restoration
Responsibilities: Teach Printmaking and Illustration, manage studio.

Mrs Bianca Whitehead
Mrs Bianca Whitehead
Position: Lecturer: Ceramic Design
Department: Ceramic Design
Room: 019
Location: Second Avenue Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 3856
Fax: 27 41 504 9856
Email: bianca.whitehead@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: B Tech Ceramic Design, N Dip Textile Design
Expertise: Ceramic practice and technology
Responsibilities: Ceramic department manager and lecturer

BVA Admin staff
Mrs Hermolene Adams
Mrs Hermolene Adams
Position: Secretary: Art & Design: Introductory Studies
Department: Art and Design: Introductory Studies
Room: 02
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 27 41 504 3256
Fax: 27 41 5049256
Email: hermolene.stenekamp@mandela.ac.za
Expertise: Managaing the Office
Responsibilities: Secretary to the Director, Two Heads and staff members

Ms Maureen Elkington
Ms Maureen Elkington
Position: Secretary/PA
Department: Applied Design
Room: F Block Room 001
Location: Second Avenue Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 3848
Fax: 27 41 504 1789
Email: Maureen.Elkington@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: BA (Unisa) Art History
Expertise: Office Management
Responsibilities: Secretary to HOD and academic staff Applied Design

Ms Nomsa Xubane
Ms Nomsa Xubane
Position: Admin Assistant
Department: Applied Design
Room: K Block 005
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 041 504 3247
Fax: 0415041432
Email: nomsa.xubane@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: Honours in Corporate Communication
Expertise: Admin, Communication, Telephone and Organisational
Responsibilities: Administrative Assistant