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Thuto Motaung Head of Department (Acting): Mr T Motaung
Tel: 031 373 2510
Email: thutom@dut.ac.za
Campus: Ritson Campus

Bio: Diagnostic Lecturer currently pursuing Phd qualification in health sciences. Thuto Motaung graduated with Masters in Business Administration at Durban University of Technology. He holds a Bachelor of Technology in Diagnostic Radiography and National Diploma in Diagnostic Radiography from Natal Technikon. He is currently an acting HOD and lecturer in Radiography Department. He has both public and private experience in medical imaging sector, with over 12 years’ experience as an academic and with over 5 years as a director and consultant (marketing and quality) in business sector. His research interest are in academic leadership development and change management.


Lecturer: Mrs Roshnee Sunder
Tel:
031 373 2450
Email:
roshs@dut.ac.za
Campus: Ritson Campus

Bio: Roshnee Sunder has been in the Department since 2001.  She received her Master’s degree in Radiography in 2007 and is currently completing her PhD studies in Higher Education.  She served the Department as HOD from April 2014 to April 2018.In 2013, she had served the Faculty of Health Sciences as an Academic Staff Development Advisor. She has lectured at all levels in the Radiography undergraduate programmes and supervises research at the Masters level. Her teaching philosophy and practice is underpinned by student centeredness and engaging her students through active participation in the learning process and her interests are in 21st century learning and include innovative teaching practices using technology. She has presented many papers at various conferences, forums and webinars on the transformation of teaching and learning practices using technology. She is a proud recipient of 3 Teaching Excellence Awards in 2012 – HELTASA/CHE National Excellence in Teaching and Learning Award, DUT Vice Chancellor Award and Faculty Award for Teaching Excellence. She also received a Cosmonaut Teaching Award for Excellence on the field of eLearning in 2006.


busisiwe1 Lecturer: DR B P Nkosi
Tel: 031 373 2509
Email: paulinen1@dut.ac.za
Campus: Ritson Campus

Bio: Dr Busisiwe Nkosi graduated with PhD (Health Sciences) at Durban University of Technology. She holds two masters, namely: MBL from UNISA School of Business Leadership and M.Tech: Radiography (Therapy) from University of Johannesburg. She also graduated with B.Tech: Radiography (Therapy) from Natal Technikon, Nat. Higher Diploma: Radiography (Therapy) from Natal Technikon and Nat. Diploma: Radiography (Diagnostic) from Wits Technikon. She has certificates in Hospital Management from Wits University, SAIM Programme in Business Management from UNISA, and Project Management from University of Pretoria. She is currently a lecturer and level coordinator for Radiotherapy Programme in the Faculty of Health Sciences for four years, an internal examiner for the master’s dissertations, a reviewer of mini research projects within the faculty and a supervisor of postgraduate students’ research projects. She has 28 years clinical experience in Radiography. Of those, 13 years were in diagnostic radiography and 15 years in radiotherapy. In this interim, she held positions of senior and chief radiographer as well as Head of Department. Her research interests are in cancer control, leadership, public procurement and corporate governance.


shiroma Lecturer: Ms S Ackah
Tel: 031 373 2508
Email: shiromaa@dut.ac.za
Campus: Ritson Campus

Bio: Shiroma Ackah is a lecturer in the Department of Radiography. She accepted her Master of Technology degree in the field of Radiography from the Durban University of Technology (DUT) in 2015. Her additional qualification includes a Mammography certificate. Prior to her academic career, she served approximately 10 years as a Diagnostic Radiographer. Her clinical experience and exposure to the field of Radiography has led to her passion in pursuing research related to the profession. Her interests include student development and health sciences research.


Sibonelo Madlala Diagnostic Lecturer: Mr S Madlala
Tel: 031 373 2922
Email: sibonelom@dut.ac.za
Campus: Ritson Campus

Bio: Sibonelo Madlala currently holds a MSc Health Sciences from the St George’s University of London. His other qualifications are National Diploma in Diagnostic Radiography from Natal Technikon and Certificate in Project Management from Centre For Professional Development.  He has Diagnostic Radiography clinical experience of 20 years within various specialities, and five (5) of those were served in UK.


Thandokuhle Khoza Diagnostic Lecturer: Mr T Khoza
Tel: 031 373 3092
Email: thandokuhle@dut.ac.za
Campus: Ritson Campus

Bio: Thandokuhle E. Khoza currently holds a M.Tech in Radiography from the University of Johannesburg. His other qualifications are a Bachelor of Technology and a National Diploma in Diagnostic Radiography from the University of Johannesburg.  He has experience from the public sector with all the specialities within radiography. His current research project is focused on public health.


Clinical Instructor: Ms P Kismath
Tel: 031 373 6636
Email: pushpawathiek@dut.ac.za
Campus: Ritson Campus

Bio: Cheryl Kismath is a Clinical Instructor at the Department of Radiography with 30 months of academic teaching and learning experience. She facilitates student training and development in the field of Radiography, both on campus and at the clinical training centres throughout KZN. She is qualified with 18 years expertise in the clinical applications of radiotherapy treatment planning and treatment delivery in Radiation Therapy, including Radiography Diagnostics. She has also achieved International academic and clinical work expertise for 6 years as Radiation Therapist, at the King Abdulaziz Medical City-Jeddah in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.


Dludla   Specialist Instructor: Mrs Z C Dludla
Tel: 031 373 2813
Email: zombusod@dut.ac.za
Campus: Ritson Campus

Bio: Cynthia Dludla is a Specialist Instructor in the department of Radiography. She has a Bachelor of Technology in Radiography: Ultrasound (DUT) and a Higher Diploma in Education: Post School (UKZN). She has more than twenty five years clinical experience local, national and internationally with ten years’ experience in the academic sector.


RM-Naidoo Clinical Instructor: Ms R M Naidoo
Tel: 031 373 2451
Email: rosemaryn@dut.ac.za
Campus: Ritson Campus

Bio: Melissa Naidoo is a Clinical Instructor and the Mammography Coordinator for the Department of Radiography. She has a B-Tech in Diagnostic Radiography, an additional certificate in Mammography and will be embarking on her Masters in Radiography journey. She has 3 years of clinical experience and has been with the department for 4 years. Her research interests include Mammography and education.


naz2 Clinical Instructor: Mrs N Shaik
Tel: 031 373 3055
Email: NaazneenS@dut.ac.za
Campus: Ritson Campus

Bio: Naazneen Shaik is a clinical instructor in the Dept of Radiography since 2015. She qualified as a diagnostic Radiographer Cum Laude in 2000 and had 14 years of clinical experience before embarking on her career in the academic sector. She has seven years of experience as a study coordinator for clinical drug trials. She currently has a B.Tech.Radiography and is in the process of completing her Masters in Health Sciences qualification in Radiography. Her research area is student experiences and she has adopted a student centered approach to learning.


Ngenwya Technical Assistant: Ms P Ngwenya
Tel: 031 373 2451
Email: phumlilen@dut.ac.za
Campus: Ritson Campus

Bio: Ms Phumlile Ngwenya, Technical Assistant, with ND: in Office Management and B-tech in Business Administration obtained at DUT.


Administrative Assistant: Mrs L Zwane
Tel: 031 373 3763
Email: Lindiwez1@dut.ac.za
Campus: Ritson Campus

Bio: Lindiwe Zwane is an Administrative assistant in the dept of Radiography. She has a Diploma in Public Health has also qualified with a Bachelor of Technology in Business Administration.


z-n-gumede Department Secretary: Ms Z N Gumede (Gugu)
Tel:
031 373 2450
Fax:
031 373 2574
Email: zamangunig@dut.ac.za
Location: DH1102, Gate 6, Steve Biko Rd
Campus: Ritson Campus

Bio: Zamanguni Gumede is the Secretary in the Department of Radiography. She has obtained a National Diploma in Office Management and Technology from Mangosuthu Technikon. She has seven years administration experience working for different institutions. Her duties include attending to student queries, creating online requisitions and liaising with the Procurement Department, assisting with the registration of new or returning students in the department as well as arranging meetings for the department, minute taking and ensuring efficient  operations of the front office.