Prof Elizabeth Henning
Prof Elizabeth Henning is the Director of the Centre for Education Practice Research at the Soweto campus. She is also the South African National Research Foundation Chair for "Integrated Studies of Learning Language, Mathematics and Science in the Primary School." She leads research in mathematical cognition and language in the early years of school as well as primary school children's learning of science concepts and reading of science texts. She is a Fellow of the American Educational Research Association. She combines instructional film production with research. Childhood Education Flagship brochure
Prof Jace Pillay
Prof Jace Pillay holds a
South African National Research Foundation Research Chair in Education and Care in Childhood. He heads a research team focusing on the educational, psychological, and social care of orphans and vulnerable children. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Prof Brenda Leibowitz have been fortunate to apply for and receive one of six NRF-managed and DHET-funded Chairs under the SARChI initiative in the field of post-secondary education: teaching and learning. This is a five-year grant, renewable for two more cycles. It requires the grant-holder to do no more than 20% undergraduate teaching, and to focus on research production and research capacity building.