Council Composition and Membership


The Council is constituted as follows:

4(1)a

Vice-Chancellor
Dr MB Tyobeka

Internal

4(1)b

Vice-Principal
Prof L du Plessis

Internal

4(1)c

Three persons elected by Senate from among its ranks
Prof A Verhoef
Prof AF Kotzé
Prof D Modise

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
Ms H Lekalakala
Dr AA le Roux

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 (Deputy Chairperson)
Mr MSJ Thabethe
 

External

4(1)h

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

External

4(1)i

Four persons elected  by the Convocation
Mr TP Venter
Prof AL Combrink
Adv M Kruger
Mr A Sorgdrager  (Chairperson of Council)

External

4(1)j

Three persons designated from the ranks of the University’s community leaders

Ms S Britz
Pastor P Tlhabanyane

External

4(1)k

Three  persons appointed by Council from outside the University for their specific expertise
(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

2022.06.29