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Chair for Critical Studies in Higher Education Transformation

Ms Nobubele Phuza
Research Assistant

Nobubele Phuza is a Research Assistant in the Chair for Critical Studies in Higher Education Transformation at Nelson Mandela University.

She holds a BSc from Rhodes University and BA Honours from Nelson Mandela (Metropolitan) University. Currently, she is pursuing her Masters degree in Sociology, focusing on gender identities in sport. Her research interests are located broadly in gender and sport with key interests in social change, time, space and the body.

Nobubele is involved in university platforms for the advancement of gender equality and anti-gender-based violence. These include MEMEZA-Yellow Whistle Campaign and the SRC Madibaz Dialogues. She also facilitates a student engagement platform designed for critical discussions on race, class and gender.