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Nursing Science Department: Academic Staff
Prof Portia Jordan
Prof Portia Jordan
Position: Head of Department
Department: Nursing Science
Room: 219
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 27 41 504 4501
Fax: 27 41 504 2616
Email: Portia.Jordan@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: PhD: Nursing, MBA, M Cur, B Cur, Dip N Edu, Dip Nephr N
Expertise: Critical Care Nursing, Evidence-Based Nursing, Nephrology Nursing, General Nursing Science
Responsibilities: Academic Management, Research, Teaching and learning, academic engagement

Prof. Sindiwe James
Prof Sindiwe James
Department: Nursing Science
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 27 41 504 2253
Fax: 27 41 504 2616
Email: sindiwe.james@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: D Cur, M Cur (Adv Midw) (c), M Cur, B Cur I et A, Dip Int Care, Dip Gen N & Midw, Cert HIV/AIDS
Expertise: Advanced Midwifery, Intensive Care Nursing, HIV/AIDS, Nursing Education, Nursing Administration

Esmeralda Ricks
Prof Esmeralda Ricks
Position: Associate Professor
Department: Nursing Science
Room: 0203
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 27 41 504 2114
Fax: 27 41 504 2616
Email: esmeralda.ricks@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: D Cur, M Cur, B Cur Hons, B Cur I et A, Dip N Adm, Dip Com N, Dip Midw, Dip Gen N
Expertise: Community Nursing Science, Primary Health Care, Epidemiology, Nursing Research

Prof  Margaret Williams
Associate Professor Margaret (Maggie) Williams
Position: Associate Professor
Department: Nursing Science
Room: R206E
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 27 41 504 2962
Fax: 27 41 504 2616
Email: maggie.williams@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: PHD Nursing, M Cur, Dip N Adm, Dip Gen N & Midw, B Cur
Expertise: Primary Health care, HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, PMTCT & prevention; nutritional support for mothers and babies at PHC level, prevention of severe acute malnutrition;
Responsibilities: Teaching & learning for undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, specifically public health/primary health care; Post graduate studies 2nd coordinator, curriculum development and implementation under and post graduate programmes, support team member (middle management functions), Chairperson Departmental research committee, member of the Facutly post graduate research committee, member of the RecH committee, NMMU; engagement committee for Faculty of Health Sciences;

Joanne
Prof Joanne Naidoo
Position: Associate Professor
Department: Faculty of Health Sciences
Room: J206I
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 041 504 1403
Fax: 041 504 2616
Email: Joanne.Naidoo@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: PhD Nursing; M Nurisng, B Nurisng, Dip Nur Edu
Expertise: Nursing Research; HIV related Stigma, Psychosocial determinants of HIV, Evidence Based Practice, Reflective Nursing and Communities of Practice

Sihaam Jardien-Baboo
Dr Sihaam Jardien-Baboo
Position: Senior Lecturer
Department: Nursing Science
Room: J Block, 214 C/ 502 01 18
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 27 41 504 4338/1511
Fax: 27 41 504 2616
Email: sihaam.jardien-baboo@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: PhD: Nursing, MA (Sociology), BA Hons(Psychology), Dip N.Edu, B Cur
Expertise: General Nursing Science
Responsibilities: B Cur Extended programme coordinator, lecturer

Dr David Morton
Dr David Morton
Position: Research Coordinator
Department: Nursing Science
Room: 206K
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 27 41 504 3669
Fax: 27 41 504 2616
Email: david.morton2@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: DPhil, PGCE, MA, BA(Hons), BA
Expertise: Research

Dr Lourett  Smith
Dr Lourett Smith
Position: Lecturer
Department: Nursing Science
Room: 206k
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 27 41 504 2188
Fax: 27 41 504 2122
Email: Lourett.Smith2@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: PhD (c),M Cur, BA Cur, Dip Gen N, Psyc N, Com N & Midw
Expertise: Psychiatric Nursing
Responsibilities: Lecturing

Ahduplessis
Mrs Allison Du Plessis
Position: Lecturer
Department: Nursing Science
Room: Building 206 Rm 214D
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 041 504 3916
Email: Allison.DuPlessis@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: M CUR ( Adv Mid); BSC NURSING (General;Community; Psychiatry & Midwifery); DIP.N.ED; ADVANCED HEALTH MANAGEMENT PROGRAM; CERTIFCIATE PROJECT MANAGEMENT
Expertise: Midwifery; PHC; Health Management
Responsibilities: Lecturing

Mrs Karin Gerber
Mrs Karin Gerber
Position: Lecturer
Department: Nursing Science
Room: 206F
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 27 41 504 2961
Fax: 27 41 504 2616
Email: karin.gerber2@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: M. Cur, B.Cur, Dipl N Edu, Certificate Wound care (Hertfordshire University, UK) Certificate in Burncare (ABA) and Certificate - Frontline management
Expertise: General Nursing Science, Wound care.
Responsibilities: Lecturing, clinical accompaniment, level coordinator Second year B.Cur

Candice Bowers
Ms Candice Bowers
Position:  Lecturer
Department: Nursing Science
Room: 206 A
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 27 41 504 1403
Fax: 27 41 504 2616
Email: candice.bowers2@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: M Cur , B Cur, Dip Nursing Education
Expertise: Critical Care Nursing Science
Responsibilities: Teaching and Learning, Academic engagement, Research

Moeta
Mr Moeta Mabitja
Position: Associate Lecturer
Department: Nursing Science
Room: J 214 E
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 041 504 4504
Fax: 041 504 2616
Email: Mabitja.Moeta@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: MA H & W ,Dip GN, Midw, CNS & Psych, Dip N Ed
Expertise: Education & Admin
Responsibilities: Associate Lecturer-N Ed

Ms Nadine Rall
Ms Nadine Rall
Position: Lecturer
Department: Nursing Science
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 27 41 504 3669
Fax: 27 41 504 2616
Email: Nadine.Rall@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: M Cur, B Cur
Expertise: Advanced Midwifery

Mercia Virginia Kramer
Mrs Mercia Kramer
Position: Lecturer
Department: School of Clinical Care Sciences
Room: 206G
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 041 506 3927
Email: Mercia.Kramer@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: BCUR ED et ADM (Cum laude) General nursing, Community nursing, Psychiatry and Midwifery
Expertise: Primary Health Car, TB/HIV
Responsibilities: Lecturing, Clinicial Practices

Ms Mariana Spagadoros
Miss Mariana Spagadoros
Position: Lecturer
Department: Nursing Science
Room: 102c
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 27 41 504 1121
Fax: 27 41 504 2616
Email: mariana.spagadoros@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: M Cur, B Cur, Diploma in Nursing Education
Expertise: Advanced Medical and Surgical Nursing

Bernardene  Lucreshia Adams
Mrs Bernardene Adams
Position: Associate lecturer
Department: Nursing Science
Room: 206A
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 041 5041403
Fax: 041 5042616
Email: bernardene.adams@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: M Cur, B Cur, Dip. Management
Expertise: Critical Care Nursing

Theresa Ann Boyers
Mrs Theresa Boyers
Position: Associate Lecturer
Department: Nursing Science
Room: 206G
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 041 504 3927
Email: Theresa.Boyers@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: M.Cur
Expertise: Advanced Primary Health Care
Responsibilities: Lecturing

JdeVega
Ms Jaunita De Vega
Position: Associate Lecturer
Department: Nursing Science
Room: J214C
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 041 504338
Fax: 041 5042616
Email: Jaunita.DeVega@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: BCUR, Diploma Nursing education
Expertise: Nursing Science
Responsibilities: Lecturing, academic engagement

Ayanda Mlatsha
Ms Ayanda Mlatsha
Position: Associate Lecturer
Department: Nursing Science
Room: 102B
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 0415041084
Fax: 0415043616
Email: ayanda.mlatsha@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: BCur degree, Dip Ed (c)

Aweiss
Ms Agnieszka Weiss
Position: Associate Lecturer
Department: Nursing Science
Room: 206D
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 0415042963
Fax: 041 504 2616
Email: Agnieszka.Weiss@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: B. Cur Hons, B. Cur
Expertise: Operating Theatre Nursing
Responsibilities: Teaching and learning

Candice Claudene Williams
Mrs Candice Williams
Position: Associate Lecturer
Department: Nursing Science
Room: 206B
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 041-5043047
Fax: 041-5042616
Email: Candice.Williams4@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: General Nursing; Dip Neph; Dip NEd(C)
Expertise: Nephrology Nursing

Research Associates
Prof Johanita Strumpher
Prof Johanita Strumpher
Position: Professor
Department: Nursing Science
Room: 102A North Campus
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 27 41 504 2617
Fax: 27 41 504 2616
Email: nita.strumpher@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: D Cur, M Cur, B Cur Hons, B Cur I et A, B Cur

Administration Staff
Candice Demi Campbell (nee Williams)
Mrs Candice Campbell
Position: Departmental Secretary
Department: Nursing Science
Room: R202
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 041 504 3087
Fax: 041 504 2616
Email: candice.campbell@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: BA (Psych) (NMMU) Hons (Psych) (NMMU)

Ms Zoleka Mpompa
Ms Zoleka Mpompa
Position: Academic Administrator
Department: Nursing Science
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 27 41 504 2122
Fax: 27 41 504 2616
Email: Zoleka.Mpompa@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: BA(VISTA), BA Hons (HIV) (UNISA), PG Dip Health and Welfare Management (NMMU)

Simulation Laboratory Staff
Ms Esme Smith
Ms Esme Smith
Position: Resources and Clinical Laboratory Co-ordinator
Department: Nursing Science
Room: 0101
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 27 41 504 4253
Fax: 27 41 504 2616
Email: Esme.Smith@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: Dip Gen N, Dip Midw, Dip Psych, Adv Dip NAdm & CNS (Unisa), Cert Human Genetics, Cert Reflexology & Meridian Therapy

Zelda Roets
Ms Zelda Roets
Position: Associate Lecturer
Department: Nursing Science
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 27 41 504 4253
Fax: 27 41 504 2616
Email: zelda.roets2@mandela.ac.za
Qualifications: B Cur

Ms Candice Carelse
Ms Candice Du Plessis
Position: Clinical Laboratory Co-ordinator
Department: Nursing Science
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: 27 41 504 4253
Fax: 27 41 504 2616

Mbailey
Mr Matthew Bailey
Position: Simulation Technician
Department: Nursing Science
Room: J 214E
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Email: matthew.bailey@mandela.ac.za