The Department of Business Management wishes to extend a warm welcome to Dr Viwe Mrwebi, who has been appointed as a Senior Lecturer in Business Management.


Dr Mrwebi originates from Cacadu (Lady Frere) near Komani (Queenstown) and matriculated in 2003 from Breidbach Secondary School in Qonce (King William’s Town). After acquiring a BA Degree in Economics, Business Management and Industrial Psychology from the former Vista University in Port Elizabeth, a Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) from UNISA and an MBA from MANCOSA business school, Dr Mrwebi completed his PhD in Business Management in 2018 from Nelson Mandela University, having been supervised by our Department’s own Prof Elroy Smith and Emeritus Professor, Prof Eileen Noxolo Mazibuko.


Work-wise, Dr Mrwebi joins us from the Tshwane University of Technology's Department of Management & Entrepreneurship, where he was a full-time senior lecturer. Prior to that, Dr Mrwebi was employed at the Lovedale and Buffalo City TVET colleges in the Eastern Cape and also lectured at the Vaal University of Technology.


Dr Mrwebi is passionate about teaching and learning, as well as the supervision of postgraduate students. He firmly believes in, “Imparting knowledge through the adoption transformative, transgressive, humanising pedagogy and online pedagogies, where students are afforded an opportunity to learn through different clusters of learning and teaching strategies.”


We wish Dr Mrwebi all the best for his time with us and we are sure he will leave a lasting impact on the students he lectures and mentors.