Staff

isobel frye

Isobel Frye

Position:
Director

Education:
B. A. LLb; Higher Diploma in Tax Law

Experience:
Senior Researcher in Poverty Eradication at NALEDI; National Advocacy Manager at the Black Sash; Lawyer in commercial litigation at Walker’s Attorneys

Dr Nqobile Zulu

Nqobile Zulu

Position:
Research Manager

Education: 
PhD in Development Studies, Wits University

Experience: 
Youth development in tertiary institutions (Wits and University of Johannesburg in the Sociology and Development Studies departments)
Post graduate lecturing
Training and facilitation

Lelona

Lelona Mxesibe

Position:
Junior Researcher

Education: 
BA Hons in Political Sciences and International Law (Rhodes University)
Bachelor of Arts with triple major (Rhodes University)

Experience: 
Former legal activist in Makhanda
Former Researcher in the department of International Relations (Rhodes University)

hannah atkins

Hannah Atkins

Position:
Research Intern

Education: 
MA Ethnic & Migration Studies (Linköping University)
BA Hons International Relations (UCT), BA (Rhodes)

Experience: 
Former intern at UN Human Rights
Managing editor at Studies in Ethnicity & Nationalism 4 years in communications

Lehlohonolo

Lehlohonolo Kekana

Position:
Research Intern

Education: 
Masters of Arts in Anthropology (University of Johannesburg)
Bachelor of Arts with double major (University of Johannesburg)

Experience: 
Former research assistant for MIT GOV/LAB
Former research assistant for South African Research Chair in Industrial Development and COP Innovation and Inclusive Industrialisation