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School of Economics, Development & Tourism


Prof. Hendrik Lloyd

Hendrik Lloyd studied and commenced his professional career at the University of Port Elizabeth. Currently he is Professor of Economics and the Deputy Dean for the Faculty of Business & Economic Sciences at the Nelson Mandela University. He is also appointed as a consulting economist to various private and public sector enterprises and in the process published fifty-three technical research reports. He also presented numerous papers at various local and international symposia and conferences and published widely in both accredited and popular publications. Currently he is a member of various academic and professional bodies and acts as the co-convenor to the African branch of the Regional Science Association International. 


Department of Economics

Prof. Ronney Ncwadi

Ronney Ncwadi is the Head of Department of Economics at the Nelson Mandela University.


Department of Development Studies

Prof Jonathan Makuwira

Jonathan Makuwira is a Professor and Head of the Development Studies Department at the Nelson Mandela University. 

Department of Tourism Management

Dr Shireen Van Zyl

Dr Shireen Van Zyl is the Head of the Department of Tourism at the Nelson Mandela University. 

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