Current Fellows

  • All
  • Artist in residence
  • Doctoral
  • Honours
  • Masters
  • past fellow
  • Postdoctoral
  • staff
  • Visiting fellow

Anthony Ambe

Department of History, PhD

Luis Gimenez Amoros

Artist in residence, Postdoctoral

Leslé Ann Arendse

History Department, PhD

Rui Assubuji

Postdoctoral

Ajohche Awungija

Department of Linguistics, PhD

Erleen Botha

Visual History, MA

Arnaldo Caliche

Department of History, PhD

Jacina Danica Januarie

Department of Linguistics, MA

Retha Ferguson

Department of History, PhD

Chumisa Fihla

Artist in Residence, Art

Mzulungile Gaqa

Department of Anthropology, PhD

Jessica Glaesar

Department of Foreign Languages, PhD

Miriam Gleckman-Krut

Visiting Fellow, PhD

Zikhona Kokoma

Department of Anthropology, MA

Shai Gortler

Postdoctoral

Aneesah Hoosain

Department of Anthropology, Honours

Harry Wilson Kapatika

Department of History, MA

Ali Ridha Khan

Department of Political Studies, MA

Sibongile Khumalo

Early Career Doctoral Fellow

Reza Khota

Department of History, Artist in Residence, PhD

Kitso Lynn Lelliott

Artist in Residence

Sam Longford

Department of History, PhD

Talya Lubinsky

PhD

Kiasha Naidoo

Department of Philosophy, MA

Lami Magwaza

Department of Women’s and Gender Studies, MA

Amina Malatji

MA

Lindokuhle Mandyoli

Department of Political Studies, PhD

Aja Marneweck

NIHSS Specialist Artist in Residence

Kwenzokuhle Maphumulo

Department of Political Studies, MA

Sikelelwa Anita Mashiyi

Anthropology Department, PhD

Carla Meyer

Department of Women’s and Gender Studies, MA

Tony Bonani Miyambo

Artist in Residence, Theatre

Sukuma Mkhize

Department of History, MA

Medina Moosa

Department of History, PhD

Thuthuzelekani Mvimbi

Political Studies Department, MA

Buhle Ngaba

Artist in residence

Nkosikhona Nomandindi

Department of Xhosa, Honours

Bongani Ndlovu

Postdoctoral

Sanelisiwe Ndlovu

Philosophy Department, MA

Luvuyo Ndzuzo

MA

Sisipho Nqadala

Anthropology Department, MA

Rithuli Orleyn

Department of History, PhD

Boitumelo Papane

Department of History, MA

Fernanda Pinto De Almeida

DSI-NRF Early Career Doctoral Fellow, Postdoctoral

Sarah Saddler

Postdoctoral

Phokeng Setai

Department of Anthropology, PhD

Zuko Wonderfull Sikhafungana

Early Career Doctoral Fellow

Lukholo Deon Skweyiya

Department of Political Studies, Honours

Khalid Shamis

Artist in Residence

Rike Sitas

Postdoctoral

Blake Steenkamp

Film

Damian Samuels

Visual History, PhD

Nsima Udo

Visual History, PhD

Robert Uys

Department of History, PhD

Ukwanda Puppets and Designs Art Collective

Factory of the Arts, Artists in Residence

Ben Verghese

Department of History, MA

Rosette Sifa Vuninga

Department of History, PhD

Lee Walters

Department of Women’s and Gender Studies, PhD

Sithandiwe Yeni

Institute for Poverty Land and Agrarian Studies (PLAAS), PhD

ACLS Visiting Postdoctoral Fellows

The following fellows were hosted through the Centre for Humanities Research as visiting postdoctoral fellows of the American Council of Learned Societies African Humanities Programme.

Past Fellows

  • All
  • Doctoral
  • Honours
  • Masters
  • NextGen
  • Postdoctoral
  • staff

Aidan Erasmus

History Department, PhD

Aja Marneweck

NIHSS Specialist Artist in Residence

Alberta Whittle

History Department, PhD

Anaïs Nony

Postdoctoral Fellow

Andrew Matthews

English Department, PhD, Early Career Scholar

Anell Daries

History Department, MA

Aubrey Graham

Postdoctoral

Caili Forrest

Women’s and Gender Studies Department, PhD

Cecil Siyabulela Bullet

Cecil Siyabulela Bullet Fellow:

Clinaret Munguambe

History Department, MA

Comfort Mtotha

History Department, MA

Derilene Marco

Postdoctoral

Emma Minkley

History Department, PhD

Fred Bidandi

Postdoctoral

George Agbo

History Department, PhD

Iona Gilburt

Digital Editor and Curator

Jacob Cloete

Politics Department, PhD

Julie Nxadi

English Department, MA

Kate Highman

English Department, PhD

Kaya Witbooi

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Kristy Stone

History Department, PhD

Lauren van der Rede

English Department, PhD, Early Career Scholar

Liezl Gevers

History Department, MA

Llewellin Jegels

English Department, MA

Lorato Mokwena

Linguistics Department, PhD

Madoda Gcwadi

English Department, MA

Muhammad Ziyaad Rahman

History Department, MA

Mwayi Lusaka

History Department, PhD

Nehna Singh

English Department, MA

Nishaat Gangen

History Department, MA

Pam Sykes

History Department, PhD

Paul Grendon

Artist in Residence, Factory of the Arts

Pulane Mahula

History Department, MA

Robert La Vita

English Department, MA

Robin-Lea Karating

History Department, Honours

Robyn Albertyn

English Department, Honours

Robyn Pasensie

History Department, MA

Roxanne Gouws

History Department, Honours

Rudolf Roelfse

History Department, MA

R’iaad Dollie

History Department, MA

Sasha Welsh

English Department, MA

Tasneem Wentzel

History Department, MA

Tendai Mlambo

Anthropology Department, MA

Tinashe Kondo

Tinashe Kondo Fellow:

Valmont Layne

Next Generation Scholar

Wilton Schereka

History Department, MA

Zulieka Shaik

History Department, MA

The CHR fellowship programme will continue in 2021 primarily through online platforms. Regulations permitting, the CHR plans to host limited live events in compliance with current COVID-19 protocols. Please follow our events page for updates about seminars, workshops, and arts events.

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