Prof Hoobler joins editorial board of Applied Psychology
Posted on September 06, 2019
Prof Jenny Hoobler from the Department of Human Resource Management in the Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences will join the editorial board of the Journal of Applied Psychology in January 2020.
The African Network of Social Entrepreneurship Scholars meets to form Research Collaborations
Posted on September 04, 2019
A social entrepreneurship research workshop on forming research collaboration in Africa, organised by the Unit for Social Entrepreneurship at the University of Pretoria, KU Leuven and the African Network of Social Entrepreneurship Scholars (ANSES), was held at the University of Pretoria from 14...
Marketing honours student among 100 Young Mandelas of the Future
Posted on August 29, 2019
Arend Kahlau, a Marketing Management honours student at the University of Pretoria, has been selected as part of an inspiring group of 100 young South Africans who are making a difference in the country.
UP researchers call for women to lead socio-economic transformation
Posted on August 28, 2019
South Africa faces many social and economic problems including poverty and inequality, but researchers working to solve these issues say it is important to focus on women in order to fix them.
Dr Teresa Pidduck wins 2019 SAIPA Accountancy Top Achievers Award
Posted on August 27, 2019
It was a night of glitz and glamour at the Cape Town International Convention Centre, as University of Pretoria Senior Lecturer and former Rhodes University PhD student, Dr Teresa Pidduck, was awarded with a South African Institute of Professional Accountants (SAIPA) 2019 Accountancy Top...
Academic excellence celebrated at the EMS Dean’s List Awards
Posted on August 01, 2019
The Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences (EMS) hosted the annual Dean’s List Awards function on 23 July 2019, where top performers in the Faculty were celebrated for their outstanding academic achievements.
Esteemed German Economist visits UP
Posted on July 25, 2019
Professor Josef Wieland, Vice-President for Research at Zeppelin University, Germany, visited the Albert Luthuli Centre for Responsible Leadership (ALCRL) from 15 to 18 July 2019.
South Africa’s first SDG report card: how to move beyond ticking boxes
Posted on July 04, 2019
South Africa will present its first progress report on the Sustainable Development Goals at the United Nations on July 17. This report will provide a rather extensive snapshot of the country’s progress towards the 169 ambitious targets.