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School of Information and Communication Technology



Deputy Dean
Dalenca Pottas
Prof Dalenca Pottas
Position: Acting Deputy Dean: Engineering, the Built Environment and IT
Department: School of Information and Communication Technology
Room: MTLC, R102
Location: North Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 9100
Fax: 27 41 504 9579
Email: Dalenca.Pottas@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: BSc(Hons)(PU CHE), PhD(RAU), MCSSA
Expertise: Health Informatics

Director of School
Sue Petratos
Dr. Sue Petratos
Position: Director of School - School of ICT
Department: School of Information and Communication Technology
Room: R136
Location: North Campus
Phone: +27 41 504 3638
Fax: +27 41 504 9488
Email: sue.petratos@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: NDip Comp Dat Proc, NH Dip Computer Systems, MDip Tech IT (PET), PhD (NMMU)

Assistant to the Director
Gwen Kleinhans
Ms Gwen Kleinhans
Position: Secretary to Director: School of ICT
Department: School of Information and Communication Technology
Location: North Campus
Phone: +27 41 504 3278
Fax: +27 41 504 3313
Email: gwen.kleinhans@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: Secretarial Certificate (Terblanche College)

Head of Department
Karen Church
Ms Karen Church
Position: Head of Department - Information Technology
Department: Information Technology
Location: North Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 3433
Email: Karen.Church@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: BSc (UPE), BSc (Hon) (UPE); MSc (UPE); PMCSSA
Expertise: Programming

Annelise Du Preez
Ms Annelise Du Preez
Position: Acting HOD - Department of Applied Informatics
Department: School of Information and Communication Technology
Location: North Campus
Phone: +27 41 504 3143
Fax: +27 41 504 3313
Email: annelise.duPreez@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: B Com (Ed) (UPE)

Academic Administration
jwahtow
Mr. Jason Ah Tow
Position: Faculty Administrator in ICT
Department: Academic Administration
Room: C113
Location: North Campus
Phone: 0415043660
Fax: 0415049479
Email: jason.ahtow@mandela.ac.za

Ms Farren Foutie
Ms Farren Foutie
Position: Secretary
Department: School of Information and Communication Technology
Room: R251
Location: North Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 3603
Email: farren.foutie@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: Btech:Public Relations Management

Sub-Saharan Africa CISCO Academy Training Centre
Mr Gratitude Kudyachete
Mr Gratitude Kudyachete
Position: SSA CATC Manager
Phone: 041 504 3175
Email: catcmanager@ssacatc.co.za
Qualifications: B.Eng(Hons)(N.U.S.T), M.Sc (Univ. of Pittsburgh - USA)

Lecturers
Kayode
Mr Kayode Adesemowo
Position: Lecturer
Department: Institute for Information & Communication Technology Advancement (IICTA)
Location: North Campus
Qualifications: CEng, MSc, CISM, CISSP, Prince2 Practitioner
Expertise: Information Security, Audit, Project Assurance

Mr Louwrens Feyt
Mr Louwrens Feyt
Position: Lecturer
Department: Information Technology
Room: R149
Location: North Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 4054
Fax: 27 41 504 1645
Email: Louwrens.Feyt@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: B.Com (Accounting & Computer Science) (UPE), B.Com Hons (Computer Science) (UPE)
Expertise: Software Development, Web Development
My site: http://connect.mandela.ac.za/Members/csalf

Prof Lynn Futcher
Prof Lynn Futcher
Position: Associate Professor - Department of Information Technology
Department: Information Technology
Room: R105
Location: North Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 9128
Fax: 27 41 504 3313
Email: lynn.futcher@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: BSc (UPE); HED (UNISA); B Tech IT (PET); M Tech IT (NMMU), PhD IT (NMMU)
Expertise: IT Project management, User Interface Design, Software Development, Research areas include Information and Cybersecurity Education, Secure Software Development and Human Aspects in Information and Cybersecurity

Mariana Gerber
Prof Mariana Gerber
Position: Associate Professor - Department of Information Technology
Department: Information Technology
Location: North Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 3705
Fax: 27 41 504 3313
Email: mariana.gerber@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: N Dip IT (PET); B Tech IT (PET); M Tech IT (PET); PhD IT (NMMU)

Bertram Haskins
Dr Bertram Haskins
Position: Lecturer
Department: School of Information and Communication Technology
Room: R250
Location: North Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 3142
Fax: 27 41 504 3313
Email: Bertram.Haskins@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: NDip Information Technology (Free State Technikon), BTech Information Technology (Central University of Technology, Free State), MTech Information Technology (Central University of Technology, Free State), PhD Information Technology (NMMU)
Expertise: Pattern Recognition, Network Technologies and Software Development

Rudi Harmse
Mr Rudi Harmse
Position: Senior Lecturer - Department of Information Technology
Department: Information Technology
Room: R150
Location: North Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 9127
Fax: 27 41 505 3313
Email: rudi.harmse@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: BCom (UPE); B Tech IT (PET); M Tech IT (PET); BA Honours - Psychology (NMMU)
My site: http://www.nmmu.ac.za/RudiHarmse/

Ronald George Leppan
Mr Ronald Leppan
Position: Lecturer - Department of Applied Informatics
Department: School of Information and Communication Technology
Room: R237, North Campus
Location: North Campus
Phone: +27 41 504 9109
Fax: +27 41 504 9166
Email: ronald.leppan@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: BSc, BSc (Hons) Computer Science (UPE), MSc Computer Science (NMMU), PGCHE (NMMU)
Expertise: Learning Style based Adaptive Education Hypermedia Systems, Learning Analytics, Learning Management Systems

Melissa Makalima
Mrs Melissa Makalima
Position: Lecturer
Department: Information Technology
Room: R152
Location: North Campus
Phone: +27 (0)41 504 3196
Fax: +27 (0)41 504 3313
Email: melissa.makalima@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: NDip IT, BTech IT, M Tech IT

Yiota Moutzouris
Ms Yiota Moutzouris
Position: Lecturer - Department of Information Technology
Department: Information Technology Student Society ITSSO
Room: R141
Location: North Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 9129
Fax: 27 41 504 3313
Email: yiota.moutzouris@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: N Dip IT (PET); B Tech IT (PET), M Tech IT (PET)
My site: http://www.nmmu.ac.za/YiotaMoutzouris/

Nicky Mostert
Prof Nicky Mostert
Position: Associate Professor - Department of Information Technology
Department: Information Technology
Location: North Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 9101
Email: nicky.mostert@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: N Dip IT (PET); B Tech IT (PET); M Tech IT (NMMU); PGCHE (NMMU); PhD IT (NMMU)
My site: http://www.nmmu.ac.za/NickyMostert-Phipps/

Siehaam Salie
Mrs Siehaam Salie
Position: Associate Lecturer
Department: School of Information and Communication Technology
Room: 140 R Block
Location: North Campus
Phone: +27 41 504 3886
Fax: +27 41 504 3313
Email: siehaam.salie@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: N Dip IT (PET); B Tech IT (PET)

Cheryl Schroder
Mrs Cheryl Schroder
Position: Senior Lecturer - Department of Information Technology
Department: Information Technology
Location: North Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 3440
Fax: 27 41 504 3313
Email: cheryl.schroder@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: BSc (UPE); NH Dip Computer Systems; M Tech IT (PET)

Dieter Steenberg
Mr Dieter Steenberg
Position: Lecturer - Department of Information Technology
Department: Information Technology
Room: R240
Location: North Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 3074
Fax: 27 41 504 3313
Email: dieter.steenberg@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: B Com IT (PU CHE); B Com IT (Hons) (PU CHE) MBIS (NMMU)
Expertise: Business Information Systems
My site: http://www.nmmu.ac.za/DieterSteenberg/

Luzuko Tekeni
Mr Luzuko Tekeni
Position: Associate Lecturer
Department: Applied Informatics
Room: R 245, Second Floor, North Campus
Location: North Campus
Phone: 041 504 9919
Fax: 041 504 1598
Email: Luzuko.Tekeni@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: N Dip( Information Technology), BTech Information Technology, Masters (Information Technology)
Expertise: Application Security Specialist, Cisco Certified Network Associate, Information Security and privacy

Kerry-Lynn Thomson
Prof Kerry-Lynn Thomson
Position: Associate Professor - School of ICT
Department: Information Technology
Room: R103
Location: North Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 3408
Fax: 27 41 504 3602
Email: kerry-lynn.thomson@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: N Dip IT (PET); B Tech IT (PET), M Tech IT (NMMU); D Tech IT (NMMU)
Expertise: Information Security Behaviour, Information Security Awareness and Education, Communication Networks, Cisco instructor, TETRA instructor

Mark Thomson
Mr Mark Thomson
Position: Senior Lecturer - Department of Applied Informatics
Department: School of Information and Communication Technology
Location: Missionvale Campus
Phone: +27 41 504 3826
Fax: +27 41 5043313
Email: Mark.Thomson@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: MTech (Information Technology)

Prof Johan Van Niekerk
Prof Johan Van Niekerk
Position: Professor - Department of Information Technology
Department: Information Technology
Room: J112
Location: North Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 3048
Fax: 27 41 504 3313
Email: Johan.vanNiekerk@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: BSc (UPE); B Tech IT (PET); M Tech IT (NMMU); M Ed (NMMU); PMIITPSA, MAIS, MICSIT, PhD IT (NMMU)
Expertise: Software Development, Business Intelligence, Information Security, Artificial Intelligence

Shaun Vincent
Mr Shaun Vincent
Position: Networks Lecturer - Department of Information Technology
Department: Information Technology
Room: R243
Location: North Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 3997
Fax: 27 41 504 3313
Email: shaun.vincent@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: N Dip IT (PET), B TEch IT (TSA)
Expertise: Communication Networks, TETRA instructor

Prof Rossouw Von Solms
Professor Rossouw Von Solms
Position: Emeritus Professor
Department: Information Technology
Location: North Campus
Email: Rossouw.VonSolms@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: BSc, HDE (UPE); BSc (Hons) (Unisa); MSc; PhD (RAU); NH Dip Electronic Data Processing (PET), PMCSSA, CISM
Expertise: Information security, IT governance
My site: http://connect.nmmu.ac.za/Members/rossouw

Research
Reinhardt A Botha
Professor Reinhardt A Botha
Position: Professor of Information Technology
Department: Information Technology
Room: J114A
Location: North Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 3179
Email: ReinhardtA.Botha@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: BSc (Hons) (UPE); MSc PhD (RAU); MIITPSA
Expertise: Information Security, Privacy and IT Service Management.

Prof Darelle van Greunen
Professor Darelle van Greunen
Position: Director: Centre for Community Technologies
Department: School of Information and Communication Technology
Room: R-block, Room 254
Location: North Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 2090
Email: Darelle.vanGreunen@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: PhD (Computer Science), UNISA; M A (Computer Science) Cum LaudeB.A. Honours (Computer Science), 1999, UPEFDE Educational Computing, 1994, UPEHDE, 1989, UPE
Expertise: User Experience, User Interface Design, Impact Assessment, Rural communities,Living Labs, eHealth, Health Informatics, ICT4D, ICT for Socio Economic Development.
Responsibilities: Professor
My site: cct.nmmu.ac.za

Technical
Teri Cedras
Ms Teri Cedras
Position: Laboratory Technician
Department: Information Technology
Location: North Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 3566
Fax: 27 41 504 3313
Email: teri.cedras@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: N Dip IT (NMMU), B Tech IT (NMMU)

Mr Deon Müller
Mr Deon Müller
Position: Senior Laboratory Technician
Department: Information Technology
Room: R130
Location: North Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 3665
Fax: 27 41 504 3313
Email: deon.muller@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: N Dip IT(PET), B Tech IT(NMMU)

Liesel Vincent
Ms Liesel Vincent
Position: Lab Technician
Department: Applied Informatics
Location: South Campus
Phone: +27 41 504 2763
Email: liesel.vincent@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: N Dip IT (PET)

PR Intern
Ashleigh Brown
Ms Ashleigh Brown
Position: Public Relations Intern
Department: School of Information and Communication Technology
Room: 234
Location: North Campus
Phone: 041 504 3668
Email: ashleigh.brown@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: NDip Public Relations

Amandaj
Miss Amanda Jaggers
Position: PR Intern
Department: School of Information and Communication Technology
Room: M257/258
Location: North Campus
Phone: 0415043568
Email: Amanda.Jaggers@mandela.ac.za