Staff: Communication Skills

Dr Lettiah Gumbo

Chairperson, Department of Communication Skills

Research Interests: Development of indigenous language in Zimbabwe, English as a Second Language as well as stability of traditional African marriages.

Dr U Saidi

Lecturer, Communication Skills Centre

Research Interests: Linguistics, Applied Linguistics, Cultural Studies, Communication, Visual & Artefactual Communication Studies, Semiotics, Onomastics, Discourse & Critical Discourse Analysis, Music, Ethnicity and Pan Africanism Studies.  

Ms Primrose Hlatshwayo

Lecturer

Research Interests-

  • Genre studies,
  • Academic writing
  • social media,
  • socio-linguistics
  • teaching English as a second Language (ESL).
 

Mrs Soneni Matandare

Lecturer, Communication Skills Centre

Research Interests: Socio-linguistics, Critical Discourse Analysis, Appraisal Theory and Language Acquisition.

Mrs Moreen Mugomba

Lecturer, Communication Skills Centre.

Research Interests: Socio-linguistics, Women Empowerment, Appraisal Theory and Discourse Analysis.

Mr Duren Jhamba

Lecturer, Communication Skills Centre

Research Interest: Sociolinguistics.

Mrs Flosie Florence Green

Lecturer, Communication Skills Centre

Research Interests: Sociolinguistics

Ms Tendai Makaita Letwinah Njanji

Lecturer, Communication Skills Centre

Research Interests: Onomastics and African Literature.

Ms Primrose Mawire

Lecturer : Communication Skills

Research Interest:   African Literature in general. Particularly, the problems of development in Africa, Postcoloniality, Nationalism, Identity, Gender and Childhood discourses