Director of School
Pbinsbergen
Prof Pieter Binsbergen
Position: School of Visual and Performing Arts
Department: Visual Arts
Room: Visual Arts Department, Rm K02, K-Block, North Campus
Location: North Campus
Phone: 041 5043647
Fax: 041 5043647
Email: pieter.binsbergen@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: MA (Visual Art) PhD Humanities (UP)
Expertise: Multimodality in visual art and visual communication
Responsibilities: Associate Professor, undergraduate/post graduate

Head of Visual Arts Department
Vulindlela Nyoni
Professor Vulindlela Nyoni
Position: Associate Professor
Department: Visual Arts
Room: Room 101
Location: North Campus
Phone: 041 504 1059
Fax: 041 504 9256
Email: vulindlelan@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: MAFA
Expertise: Printmaking
Responsibilities: Printmaking Lecturer

Bachelor of Visual Arts staff
Kader Abdulla
Mr Kader Abdulla
Position: Associate Lecturer
Department: Visual Arts
Room: KO4
Location: North Campus
Phone: 041 5043682
Email: Kader.Abdulla@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: B Tech (Fine Art)
Expertise: Drawing
Responsibilities: BVA First Year Visualization Techniques and Second Year Drawing

Raquel Adriaan
Miss Raquel Adriaan
Position: Lecturer
Department: Applied Design
Room: 003
Location: Second Avenue Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 3716
Fax: 27 41 504 3916
Email: raquel.adriaan@mandela.ac.za
Expertise: Fashion Design

Nii Commey Botchway
Mr Nii Commey Botchway
Position: Lecturer - Art & Design Introductory Studies
Department: Art and Design: Introductory Studies
Room: K 17
Location: North Campus
Phone: 5043951
Email: nii.botchway@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: B. Tech Graphic Design
Expertise: Visual communication design, design process faccilitation and project faccilitation
Responsibilities: Responsible for graphic design on the Introductory Studies level. Setting of briefs marking. Researching of trends and directions in the field from an historical to current contextual applications.

Mr Bruce S Cadle
Mr Bruce Cadle
Position: Principal Lecturer & Programme Co-ordinator Postgraduate Studies
Department: Visual Arts
Room: K09/BS_104
Location: Bird Street Campus
Phone: +27 41 504 3254
Email: bruce.cadle@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: M Tech Graphic Design
Expertise: Postgraduate Visual Arts lectures & supervision; Visual Studies, Communication Design

Rachel Collett
Ms Rachel Collett
Position: Lecturer in Studio Arts
Department: School of Music, Art & Design
Room: K06
Location: North Campus
Phone: 0415043253
Email: rcollett@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: MAVA
Expertise: Art Theory; Drawing; Painting
Responsibilities: Visual Studies 2 and 3

Mr Tyrone  James
Mr Tyrone James
Position: Lecturer: Applied Design (Fashion Design)
Department: Fashion Design
Room: F 010
Location: Second Avenue Campus
Phone: 27 41 5043717
Fax: 27 41 5049717
Email: tyrone.james@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: NHDip. Clothing
Expertise: Creative Design, Fashion Illustration, Pattern Construction, Garment Construction - Formal & Eveningwear

Mr David  Jones
Mr David Jones
Position: Senior lecturer
Department: School of Music, Art & Design
Location: North Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 3494 / 3256
Email: David.Jones@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: MTech Fine Art
Expertise: Fine Arts, Art project management, Bronze casting, Ceramic shell and investment casting, Sculpture restoration
Responsibilities: Teach,engage,manage,research

Ms Jean  Luyt
Ms Jean Luyt
Position: Lecturer: Applied Design (Textiles)
Department: Textile Design
Room: F002
Location: Second Avenue Campus
Phone: 27 41 5043719
Fax: 27 41 5049719
Email: jean.luyt@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: NHDip. Textile Design
Expertise: Textile design, Textile printing, CAD

Glenn Meyer
Mr Glenn Meyer
Position: Senior Lecturer / Course Coordinator For Photography Programme
Department: Visual Arts
Room: North Campus, K Block, building 208, Room K12
Location: North Campus
Phone: 27 41 5043141
Email: Glenn.Meyer@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: Masters Degree In Media (Portsmouth UK), B Tech Photography
Expertise: Photography, Visual Communications, Social Media and Marketing, Video Production.
Responsibilities: Photography, Photography Visualisation Techniques, Interdisciplinary Studies, B Tech and Masters in Photography Promoter
My site: https://visualarts.mandela.ac.za/bachelor-of-visual-arts/photography

Sonwabiso Ngcai
Mr Sonwabiso Ngcai
Position: Lecturer
Department: Visual Arts
Room: Ceramic studio
Location: North Campus
Phone: 0415043856
Fax: None
Email: Sonwabison@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: MAFA
Expertise: Ceramic scuplture and ceramic installation
Responsibilities: Ceramics Lecturer

Jessica Staple
Ms Jessica Staple
Position: Lecturer
Department: Visual Arts
Room: North Campus, K Block, Building 208, Room K103
Location: North Campus
Email: Jessica.Staple@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: MAVA; BA English Studies Major
Expertise: Printmaking (intaglio, relief, lithography, screen printing) and drawing
Responsibilities: Printmaking and Drawing

Roxane van Wyk
Mrs Roxane van Wyk
Position: Associate Lecturer & Programme Co-ordinator, BVA First Year
Department: Visual Arts
Room: K Block Room 11
Location: North Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 3379
Email: roxane.vanwyk@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: B Tech Photography
Expertise: Digital Photography, Adobe PhotoshopTraining, Photography Studio Management, Apple Macintosh Computer Systems

Mrs Andrieta Wentzel
Ms Andrieta Wentzel
Position: Sculpture lecturer
Department: Art and Design: Introductory Studies
Location: North Campus
Phone: 083 775 4324
Email: andrieta.wentzel@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: MTech Fine Art
Expertise: Painting, Drawing, Sculpture

Mieke Janse van Rensburg
Mrs Mieke Janse van Rensburg
Position: Lecturer
Department: Visual Arts
Room: F017
Location: Second Avenue Campus
Phone: 041 504 3929
Email: Mieke.JansevanRensburg@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: MTech Fashion Design

Isabel
Ms Isabel Mertz
Position: Senior Lecturer Sculpture
Department: School of Music, Art & Design
Location: North Campus
Email: Isabel-Roswitha.Mertz@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: Masters in Visual Arts (MAVA)
Expertise: Contemporary Sculpture, Immersive Installation, Bronze Casting, Mold Making, Mixed Media
Responsibilities: Management of 3D studios, Post Graduate Supervision, Undergraduate teaching within the field of Visual Arts
My site: https://www.art.co.za/isabelmertz/

Jonathan Van der Walt
Mr Jonathan Van der Walt
Position: Sculpture lecturer
Department: Visual Arts
Room: 0012
Location: Bird Street Campus
Phone: 0415043293
Email: Jonathan.vanderwalt@gmail.com
Qualifications: MTech Fine Art (Sculpture)

Bachelor of Visual Arts Admin staff
Ms Hermolene Adams
Ms Hermolene Adams
Position: Secretary: Visual Arts Department: BVA First Year
Department: School of Music, Art & Design
Room: 02
Location: North Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 3256
Fax: 27 41 5049256
Email: Hermolene.Adams@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: Matric
Expertise: Managaing the Office
Responsibilities: Secretary to the Director, Two Heads and staff members

Zimkitha Dyan
Zimkitha Dyan
Position: Secretary
Department: Academic Administration
Room: K05
Location: North Campus
Phone: 041 5043247
Fax: 041 504 1728
Email: zimkitha.dyan@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: Btech Management

Faculty Officers
Ms Nadeema Azem
Ms Nadeema Azem
Position: Faculty Administrator - Faculty of Arts
Department: Faculty Administration & Timetabling
Room: 055
Location: South Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 2802
Fax: 27 41 504 2827
Email: nadeema.azem@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: NDip Office Management & Technology, NDip Human Resource Management, BTech Management(NMMU)
Responsibilities: Faculty Administration

Ms Drucilla Nzioki
Ms Drucilla Nzioki
Position: Senior Manager: Faculty Administration
Department: Academic Administration
Location: South Campus
Phone: 27 41 504 3252
Fax: 27 41 504 1057
Email: Drucilla.Nzioki@mandela.ac.za
Responsibilities: All Master and Doctoral students in the Faculty of Arts

Faculty of Humanities Librarian
Juneth Esau
Mrs Juneth Esau
Position: Faculty Librarian - Humanities
Department: Library & Information Services
Location: South Campus
Phone: 0415043732
Email: Juneth.Esau@mandela.ac.za
Responsibilities: Training, Information Services, Collection Development

Bachelor of Visual Arts Technicians
Bongeka Makabeni
Ms Bongeka Makabeni
Position: Photography Technician
Department: Visual Arts
Room: K Block, Room 65
Location: North Campus
Email: Bongeka.Makabeni@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: BTech Photography
Expertise: Photography
Responsibilities: Photography Studio Management and Computer labs maintenance

Bentley Van Wyk
Mr Bentley Van Wyk
Position: Ceramics and Sculpture Technician
Department: Visual Arts
Room: K-Block Room 17
Location: North Campus
Phone: 0415043494
Email: Bentley.VanWyk@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: Btech Ceramic Design
Expertise: Ceramics/Technician, Kiln repairs ect
Responsibilities: 3D Studio Technician, focus area over two disciplines in the Visual Arts Department Assisting Ceramics and Sculpture in the 3D Studio Practice

Contract Staff