About Prof Kammila Naidoo
Kammila Naidoo PhD is the Executive Dean of the Faculty of Humanities, University of Johannesburg (UJ). She is also a Professor of Sociology publishing in the areas of gender relations, family, violence against women, poverty, and inequality. Her PhD was completed at the University of Manchester, UK, in 2001, where she served as an Association of Commonwealth Scholar . She taught at four other South African institutions before joining UJ in 2010. She is currently co-PI of an international ESRC-funded project, The GendV Project, building comparative and substantive insights on the drivers of GBV. She has served as a journal editor of the South African Review of Sociology and guest editor for Development Southern Africa and Sage Open. She has been an adjudicator of national awards, member of Centre boards, and has sat on several review panels for universities, institutional bodies, and science councils.