Professor Anis Mahomed Karodia


SENIOR ACADEMIC & RESEARCHER | REGENT BUSINESS SCHOOL – RESEARCH DEPARTMENT


Professor Anis Mahomed Karodia was born in Durban and matriculated from the Raisethorpe High School, Pietermaritzburg. He worked as a civil servant for 33 years in the North West Province of South Africa. He was the former Director of Veterinary Services, Chief Director of Agriculture and subsequently, Director General of the North West Provinces Departments of Agriculture and Education. He was also Education Administrator of the Limpopo Department of Education, in terms of Section 100 (1) b. of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa. Karodia was also appointed as Minister of Agriculture and Water Affairs by the Transitional Executive Council of South Africa, after the collapse of the erstwhile Bophuthatswana government, in 1994. He served on many professional Boards, such as the South African Veterinary Council and the Agricultural Research Council of South Africa.

He is a prolific researcher and has published over 130 research articles, during his distinguished career as a civil servant and academic. He lectured at the Ivy League Institution, Cornell University and the University of Minnesota, in the United States of America and the North West University and Technikons in South Africa. He was the first ever black veterinary surgeon to qualify and register with the South African Veterinary Council, in the history of South Africa and, served as examiner for the South African Veterinary Council. In addition he was a political activist and led the campaign for veterinary redress for over 16 years. Karodia received a fellowship from the African National Congress and the United Nations to pursue veterinary studies in India.

He was also the first ever black South African veterinarian to be awarded recognition by the South African Veterinary Council for his services to the veterinary profession and the cause of disadvantaged black veterinarians in South Africa. Professor Karodia obtained his professional qualifications from India, South Africa, the United Kingdom and the United States of America and, holds the following professional qualifications:

(1). Bachelor of Veterinary Science;

(2). Bachelor of Animal Husbandry;

(3). Advanced Diploma in Public Administration;

(4). Honours Bachelor of Public Administration;

(5). Post Graduate Diploma in Management Studies;

(6) Master’s Degree in Business Administration;

(7). Master’s Degree in Public Health;

(8). Post Graduate Certificate in Low Acid Foods;

(9). Post Graduate Certificate in Epidemiology;

(10). Development Research Fellow;

(11). Doctor of Philosophy Degree (PhD).

Professor Karodia is married to Fahmida and they have two children. His research interests straddle the fields of development, agriculture, healthcare, politics and management amidst a host of other research interests. He is currently attached to the REGENT gent Business School in Durban, South Africa as a Senior Faculty Member and Researcher.

Name: Anis Mohamed Karodia

Title/Position: Senior Academic & Researcher

Department: REGENT Business School – Academic & Research Department 

Specialties: Veterinary Science; Animal Husbandry; Public Administration

Contact Email: akarodia@regent.ac.za

 

Professor Dhiru Soni


Name: Dhiru Soni
Title/Position: Director – Research & Innovation
Department: Research & Innovation Department
Specialties: Green Governance, Entrepreneurship and Food Security
Contact Email: dsoni@regent.ac.za

Ms Suveera Singh


RESEARCHER MBA | REGENT BUSINESS SCHOOL – RESEARCH DEPARTMENT


Suveera Singh has obtained a Master’s degree in Industrial, Organizational and Labour Studies at the University of KwaZulu-Natal, and is currently responsible for the supervision of MBA dissertations. She is also involved in lecturing students at undergraduate and post-graduate levels.

Name: Suveera Singh

Title/Position: Researcher MBA

Department: REGENT Business School – Research Department 

Contact Email: researchadmin2@regent.ac.za

 

 

 

 

 

Xolelwa Linganiso


RESEARCHER MBA | REGENT BUSINESS SCHOOL – RESEARCH DEPARTMENT


Xolelwa Linganiso holds a Masters degree in Research Psychology from the University of the Western Cape (UWC).

Her role is to supervise MBA dissertations as well as conduct workshops. She also lectures within the undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.

Name: Xolelwa Linganiso

Title/Position: Researcher MBA

Department: REGENT Business School – Research Department

Specialties: Research Psychology

Contact Email: research3@regent.ac.za


Fathima Mahomed


RESEARCHER CO-ORDINATOR – BCOM HONOURS & POST GRAD DIPLOMA IN EDUCATIONAL MANAGEMENT & LEADERSHIP | REGENT BUSINESS SCHOOL – RESEARCH DEPARTMENT


Fathima Mahomed is currently completing a Masters Degree in Higher Education through the University of Kwazulu Natal (UKZN).

She is responsible for the co-ordination and supervision of Bcom Honours as well as Education (PGDIP) students completing the Research Project component of their Postgraduate Degree.

Name: Fathima Mahomed

Title/Position: Researcher – BCOM Honours and Postgraudate Diploma in Education

Department: REGENT Business School – Research Department

Specialties: Education

Contact Email: research2@regent.ac.za

 

Dr. Clever Chisoro


RESEARCHER MBA | REGENT BUSINESS SCHOOL – RESEARCH DEPARTMENT


Dr Chisoro holds a Master of Arts Degree in African Economic History from the University of Zimbabwe, Doctor of Philosophy in African Economic History and Development Studies from the University of KwaZulu Natal (UKZN) as well as a Master s in Business Administration (MBA) from the Management College of Southern Africa (MANCOSA).

He is currently supervising students who are completing the dissertation component of their MBA degree.

Name: Clever Chisoro

Title/Position: Researcher

Department: REGENT Business School – Research Department

Specialties: Arts; Philosophy & Business Administration

Contact Email: research4@regent.ac.za

Stanton Thomas


RESEARCH ADMINISTRATOR: MBA | REGENT BUSINESS SCHOOL – RESEARCH DEPARTMENT


Stanton Thomas is currently completing his Masters in Business Adminstration through the Management College of South Africa. (Mancosa).

He is responsible for support and co-ordination within the Research Department.

 

 

Specialties: Administration

Contact Email: researchadmin@regent.ac.za

 

Lee-Ann Inderpal


INSTITUTIONAL RESEARCH MANAGER | REGENT BUSINESS SCHOOL – RESEARCH DEPARTMENT


Lee-Ann Inderpal has a Masters degree in Social Sciences (Sociology), from the University of KwaZulu Natal (UKZN). Her role is to direct and oversee institutional research for the College.

She is responsible for designing and leading institutional research studies and the evaluation of the effectiveness of the College’s programmes and policies. She is also a Research coordinator, and is responsible for supervising MBA students completing their dissertation.

Name: Lee Ann Inderpal

Title/Position: Institutional Support Manager

Department: REGENT Business School – Research Department 

Specialties: Social Science

Contact Email: researchadmin3@regent.ac.za

 

Nadeem Cassim


ACADEMIC MANAGER | REGENT BUSINESS SCHOOL – ACADEMIC & RESEARCH DEPARTMENT


Nadeem Cassim holds a Masters degree in Social Science (Industrial, Organisational and Labour Studies) from the University of KwaZulu-Natal. He currently heads the Research Department, and is responsible for the development and review of research policies and procedures, as well as curriculum development. Along with Mr. S. Rehman, Nadeem also manages Academic Faculty at the institution, and has plans of pursuing a PHD in the near future.

Name: Nadeem Cassim

Title/Position: Academic Manager

Department: REGENT Business School – Academic & Research Department 

Specialties: Social Science

Contact Email: research1@regent.ac.za

 

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