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Chair for Critical Studies in Higher Education Transformation

Mr Pedro Mzileni
Research Assistant

Pedro Mzileni is a Research Assistant in the Chair for Critical Studies in Higher Education Transformation at Nelson Mandela University. He is the former Senior Manager for Living and Learning Programmes at Premier Student Accommodation (Pty) Ltd.

In his capacity as SRC President at Nelson Mandela University (2017), he served the student body and endeavoured to bring about transformation in this sector. Pedro completed his BA Sociology, BA Honours Sociology, and Masters Sociology degrees at this university and is currently enrolled for a PhD in the same field.

His research interests focus on the political economy of higher education: Fees, student welfare, student movements, curriculum, governance, infrastructure, and policy development.

Online Profile

Blog: http//pedromzileni.wordpress.com