Prof Yolanda Jordaan
Head of Department
Qualifications:  BCom (Personnel Management)(UP), BCom (Hons)(UP),
MCom (UP), DCom (Marketing Management))(UP)
Research interests: Direct Marketing, Services Marketing, Information privacy
Prof Pierre Mostert
Qualifications: DCom (Marketing Management), MCom (Marketing Management), BCom (Hons)(Marketing Management), BCom (Marketing Management)
Research Interests: Services Marketing, Relationship Marketing, Relationship Intention, Service Brand Avoidance
Prof Melanie Wiese
Qualifications: BCom (Marketing)(UP), MTech (Marketing)(TUT),
PhD (Marketing)(UP)
Research interests: Consumer decision-making, Higher Education Marketing
Prof Anneli Douglas
Associate Professor: Tourism Management Division
Qualifications: BCom Cum laude, BCom (Hons) Cum laude, MCom Cum laude, DCom (UP)
Research interests: Business and Corporate Travel, eTourism
Prof Tania Maree
Associate Professor
Qualifications: DCom
Research interests: Marketing communication media, Social media and networks, Consumer behaviour on social media
Prof Elizabeth du Preez
Associate Professor: Tourism Management Division
Qualifications: BCom Cum laude, HED, BCom (Hons)(UP) Cum laude, MCom (UP) Cum laude, DCom (UP)
Research interests: Destination Marketing, Tourist Behaviour, Sports Tourism, Pro-environmental Behaviour
Prof Liezl-Marié van der Westhuizen
Associate Professor
Qualifications: BCom (Communications Management(NWU), BCom (Hons)(Entrepreneurship and Marketing)(NWU), MCom (Marketing Management)(NWU), PhD (Marketing Management)(NWU)
Research Interests: The self in consumption, Services marketing, Relationship marketing
Recent Full Text Articles
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Prof Robin Coulter
Extraordinary Professor

Prof Adré Schreuder
Extraordinary Professor
Prof Danie Petzer
Extraordinary Professor


Dr Felix Bello
Associate Professor: Tourism Management Division
Qualifications: BSc Economics (Univ of Malawi), MSc Tourism Man & Planning (Bournemouth Univ, UK), PhD Tourism Man & Planning (Univ of Otago, New Zealand)
Research interests: Corporate social responsibility, Community tourism planning, Protected area based tourism, Sustainable tourism
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Dr Michael Humbani
Senior Lecturer
Qualifications: PhD (Marketing Management)(UP), MCom (Marketing Management), BCom (Hons)(Business Management) (Marketing specialisation), Graduate Diploma in Marketing (IMM)SA, Group Diploma in Marketing (LCCI)UK, Professional member (IMM)SA 
Research Interests: Mobile Marketing
Dr Tinashe Ndoro
Senior Lecturer
Qualifications: BCom (Industrial Psychology and Economics)(RU) BCom (Hons)(Industrial Psychology)(RU) MCom (Research Psychology)(RU) MBA(RU) PhD (Management)(RU)
Research interests: Consumer decision-making, Relationship marketing, Consumer Behaviour
+27(0)12 420 4039
Dr Michelle van der Merwe
Senior Lecturer
Qualifications: BCom (Tourism)(UP), BCom (Hons)(Marketing)(UP),
MCom (Business Management)(UNISA), DCom (Marketing Management) (UP)
Research interests: Consumer behaviour, Relationship marketing
Dr Rejoice J. Tobias-Mamina
Senior Lecturer
Qualifications: BBA(Marketing Management), MSc Strategic Management (Marketing major), PhD (Marketing Management)
Research interests: Interdisciplinary research, Consumer behaviour, Sustainable consumer decision making
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Dr Danita van Heerden
Qualifications: Qualifications:BCom (Tourism)(UP), BCom (Hons)(Marketing)(UP), MCom (Marketing Management)(UP),PhD (Marketing Management)(UP)
Research Interests: Customer Engagement
Dr Jade Verbeek
Senior Lecturer
Qualifications: BCom Honours | MCom | PhD Marketing Management (UP)
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Research interests: Branding and the humanisation of brands
Dr Thinkwell Ndhlovu
Qualifications: BCom (Business Management & Industrial Psychology) Cum laude(UFH), BCom (Hons)(Management) (Rhodes University),
MCom (Marketing) Cum laude (Rhodes University) , PhD (Marketing Management) UP
Research interests: Consumer engagement / Consumer brand engagement, Service marketing, Branding, Relationship Marketing
Dr Bianca Frost
Qualifications: BCom (Communication Management) Cum Laude, BCom  (Hons)(Marketing Management) Cum Laude, MCom (Marketing Management) Cum Laude, PhD (Marketing Management)(UP)
Research interests: Sports marketing, Event marketing, Consumption experiences, Positive psychology and Consumer well-being
Mr Mafanedza Makumbi
Qualifications: NDip (Marketing) (IMM), BPhil Hons (Marketing) (IMM), and MMSM (Master of Management in Strategic Marketing) (Wits)
Research interests: Branding, Destination marketing, nation branding and social media
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Ms Vuvu Ngculu
Departmental Administrator: Assistant to the HOD
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Ms Phuti Tshivhase
Departmental Administrator
+27(0)12 420 5236
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Ms Le-André Sheldon
Departmental Administrator
+27(0)12 420 2411
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