Council Composition and Membership


The Council is constituted as follows:

4(1)a

Vice-Chancellor
Prof ND Kgwadi

Internal

4(1)b

Vice-Principal
Prof L du Plessis

Internal

4(1)c

Three persons elected by Senate from among its ranks
Vacant
Prof AF Kotzé
Prof H Janse van Vuuren

Internal

4(1)d

Two persons elected by academic staff
Prof E du Plessis
Prof P Smit

Internal

4(1)e

Two persons elected by the support employees
Vacant
Mr FM Nkoana

Internal

4(1)f

Three students elected by the SRC

T Molefi
M Motaung
Ms H Potgieter

Internal

4(1)g

Five persons designated by the Minister
Mr C Mabe
Mr TC Kgomo
Adv PG Seleka SC
Mr OE Mongale
Mr MSJ Thabethe
 

External

4(1)h

Three persons elected by the board of donors
Mr JDS de Bruyn
Vacant
Ms U Barravalle

External

4(1)i

Four persons elected  by the Convocation
Vacant
Vacant
Adv M Kruger
Mr A Sorgdrager  (Deputy Chairperson of Council)

External

4(1)j

Three persons designated from the ranks of the University’s community leaders
Fr PD Dinkebogile
Ms S Britz
Pastor P Tlhabanyane

External

4(1)k

Three  persons appointed by Council from outside the University for their specific expertise
Dr MB Tyobeka (Chairperson of Council)
Ms R Kenosi
Mr TV Mokgatlha
 

External

 

Secretary of Council and Registrar:

Prof M Verhoef  (Ex officio)

University Management regular members are in attendance because of their expert knowledge and may only attend at request of the Vice-Chancellor and agreement of the Chairperson

Prof MJ Mphahlele: Deputy Vice-Chancellor: Research and Innovation

Prof R Balfour, Deputy Vice-Chancellor: Teaching-Learning

Prof L du Plessis, Deputy Vice-Chancellor: Assigned Functions and Campus Operations - Vanderbijlpark

Prof D Balia, Deputy Vice-Chancellor:  Assigned Functions and Campus Operations -  Potchefstroom
 

Prof S Swanepoel, Deputy Vice-Chancellor:  Assigned Functions and Campus Operations -  Mahikeng
 

Ms E de Beer, Executive Director: Finance and Facilities

Prof M Singh, Executive Director: People and Culture

Mr NC Manoko, Executive Director: Corporate Relations and Marketing


Dr S Chalufu,  Executive Director:  Student Life
 

 

Committee co-ordinator: Amanda van der Merwe

2021.12.02