Staff Profiles: African Languages and Culture

Prof Charles Tembo

Position: Chairperson & Associate Professor

Research Interests:
    Africology African Literary & Renaissance Studies

Jesta Masuku

Position: Senior Lecturer

Research Interests
    Translation and Interpretation Studies Morphology and Syntax African literature.

Dr Vimbai M. Matiza

Position: Senior Lecturer

Research Interests:
    Oral literature Drama for development

Dr Phillip Mpofu

Position: Senior Lecturer

Research Interests:
    Language policy and planning Language and identity politics African language media

Dr Raphael Nhongo

Position: Senior Lecturer

Research Interests:
    Sociolinguistics, Theoretical Linguistics, Applied Linguistics, Language Pedagogics, Onomastics, Cultural Studies, Oral Literature Cultural Studies.

Dr Tevedzerai Gijimah

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests
    Discourse analysis Language and society Indigenous knowledge systems

Ms Sindile Dlodlo

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests:
    African Languages Literature Sociolinguistics and Literature Literature and culture.

Ms Tendai Fortune Muringa

Position: Lecturer

Research interests
    Cultural anthropology Culture and the economy Culture and heritage management Culture and sustainable development

Ms Nokuthula Sebata

Position: Assistant Lecturer

Research interests
    Translation  and interpretation studies Sociolinguistics and linguistics in African languages

Miss Limukani T. Dube

Position: Assistant Lecturer

Research Interests
    Development of indigenous languages Language policy and planning.