Writing Centres in Higher Education: working in and across the disciplines

This collection of essays reflects on the ways in which writing centres in South Africa are working in and across disciplines.


Post Doctoral Researchers and PhD Bursaries in the Faculty of Education, University of Johannesburg

The Faculty of Education at the University of Education, with the Ali Mazrui Centre and the SARCHi Chair, Teaching and learning in post-school education, has a strong focus on various aspects of higher education studies. NRF busaries for one post doctoral researcher (R200 000 p. a. for a maximum of three years), two full-time Phd [...]


Employment Opportunity – Siyaphumelela Evaluation

Saide is seeking the services of an evaluator experienced in evaluations of higher education interventions to conduct an evaluation of particular aspects of the four year Siyaphumelela initiative, funded by the Kresge Foundation. Evaluation proposals (including elaboration of scope, approach, proposed budget, CV and contact details of three referees) should be sent by email by [...]


What to expect at HELTASA 2017

The response to the HELTASA 2017 conference call has been phenomenal. Thank you to all delegates that have registered and submitted abstracts. With almost 200 abstracts for papers, posters, flipped paper sessions, critical dialogue sessions and workshops, the HELTASA 2017 conference promises to be an intellectually stimulating event.  In line with the conference theme, we [...]


Postgraduate Diploma in Higher Education for Academic Developers: call for applications for 2018-2019

The Centre for Higher Education Research, Teaching and Learning at Rhodes University invites applications for a two-year, part-time Postgraduate Diploma in Higher Education for Academic Developers (2018 – 2019)   Purpose of the qualification The aim of this Postgraduate Diploma in Higher Education, registered on the NQF at honours level (HEQSF level 8), is to enhance [...]