Benjamin Roberts

Senior Research Manager and Coordinator of the South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS), Human Sciences Research Council

Benjamin Roberts is a Senior Research Manager and Coordinator of the South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS) in the Democracy, Governance and Service Delivery (DGSD) research programme at the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC). He has been coordinating the annually conducted, nationally representative SASAS series since its inception in 2003. He has a BSc Town and Regional Planning (Wits) and an MSc Urban and Regional Planning (Development)(Natal). He recently submitted his doctoral thesis on the topic of attitudes towards inequality and redistribution in South Africa (Rhodes University).

Experience

  • –present
    Senior Research Manager and Coordinator of the South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS), Human Sciences Research Council

Education

  • 2000 
    University of Natal, MSc Urban and Regional Planning (Development)

Grants and Contracts

  • 2018
    Role:
    Senior Research Manager and Coordinator of the South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS)
    Funding Source:
    National Research Foundation