Staff

Area of involvement: AGI, Gender Studies

Director

Jane Bennett has disciplinary backgrounds in literature, linguistics, sociology and feminist theory, and has worked at the State University of New York, Barnard College, and since 1999, within the University of Cape Town.

Lecturer and Researcher

Yaliwe Clarke is a Lecturer in the Gender Studies Section in the School of African and Gender Studies, Anthropology and Linguistics (Faculty of Humanities).

NRF Research Career Fellow and Lecturer

Dr Rachelle Chadwick is a NRF Research Career Fellow and Lecturer in the Gender Studies Section in the School of African and Gender Studies, Anthropology and Linguistics (Faculty of Humanities). She is also a Researcher in the African Gender Institute. 

Area of involvement: Gender Studies

Lecturer

Adelene Africa is a clinical psychologist who lectures on the undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in Gender Studies. She convenes the first year undergraduate course and her teaching focuses on introducing students to foundational concepts integral to the study of gender.

Academic Programme Administrator

Wardah Daniels is the Gender Studies Academic Programme Administrator in the School of African and Gender Studies, Anthropology and Linguistics. She joined the AGI in September 1999.

Area of involvement: AGI

Project Administrator

Hilda Ferguson has been with the African Gender Institute since January 2001. She previously worked in a position as a creditor's clerk for 14 years.