School of Management, IT and Governance

Dr Jabulani C. Nyawo

Telephone: 031 260 7403
Campus: Westville
Building & Room: M Block Room 225


Before joining the UKZN, He worked as a Business Coach for Bio-Regional South Africa – an NPO involved in community development by supporting and developing small businesses in South Africa. In June 2014, Dr. Nyawo joined the Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (KZN) as a Development Facilitator. He assisted in facilitating the implementation of social development interventions and ensured the linkages between the traditional institutions and municipalities concerning IDPs. Dr. Nyawo is involved in teaching the undergraduate level, supervising the Honours, Masters & Doctoral students.

Academic Qualifications

  • Doctor of Administration (Public Administration), UKZN
  • Master of Commerce in Leadership (UKZN)
  • Bachelor of Administration Honours (UKZN)
  • Bachelor of Administration (UKZN)

Currently Teaching

  • Introduction to Public Administration
  • Introduction to Public Sector Human Resource Management
  • Introduction to Local Government
  • Introduction to Public Sector HRM

Research Interests and Areas of Specialisation:

  • Community and rural development
  • Governance
  • Regional & Local Economic Development
  • Sustainable livelihoods
  • Human development
  • small enterprises development
  • Teaching & Learning