Email: ramsaroopas@ukzn.ac.za
Tel: 0312607674
Campus: Westville
Building & Room: M Block – M227, 1st Floor
Discipline: Human Resource Management

Biography

The academic is based at the University of KwaZulu-Natal in the School of Management, Information Technology and Governance in the Discipline of Human Resource Management. Academic qualifications in the field of Human Resource Management including B Admin, B Admin (Hons), M Admin and a Doctor of Philosophy in Human Resources Management.

The academic is a registered Industrial Psychologist with the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) (registration number: PS 0099244). Key areas of research include diversity, sexual harassment, career management, training and development and strategic HRM. The academic has lectured at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Modules lectured include: Managing Workforce Diversity, Introduction to HRM, Empoyee Wellness, Contemporary Issues in HRM, Managerial Ethics, Career Management and Strategic HRM amongst others. I have supervised and graduated numerous Honours and Masters students.

Academic Qualifications

  • B Admin (UDW)
  • B Admin (Hons)(Industrial Psychology)(UDW)
  • MAdmin(Industrial Psychology)(UKZN)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (UKZN)

Professional Qualifications

  • Lecturer
  • Industrial Psychologist

Professional Membership

  • Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA)
  • Affiliation: Institute of People Management (IPM)

Research Interests

  • Sexual Harassment
  • Careers & Career Management
  • Diversity
  • Strategic Human Resource Management
  • Employee Wellness
  • Worklife Balance
  • Quality of Worklife
  • Training & Development

Recent Publications and Papers

  • Career Plateaus of university academics at various career stages (Paper)
  • Theorising Career Plateaus of academics at arious career stages through the protean career (Paper)
  • The Relationship Between Career Plateaus & The career stages of ukzn academics (Paper)