Lesley Le Grange is Distinguished Professor in the Faculty of Education at Stellenbosch University, South Africa. He is a former chair of the Department of Curriculum Studies and former Vice-Dean (Research) of the Faculty of Education at Stellenbosch University. Lesley teaches and researches in the fields of environmental education, research methodology, science education, curriculum and assessment. He has 178 publications to his credit and serves on editorial boards of seven peer-reviewed journals. He is a member of the Accreditation Committee of the Council on Higher Education in South Africa and Vice-President of the International Association for the Advancement of Curriculum Studies (IAACS). In 2015 Lesley was elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Biology in the UK. Lesley is a rated social scientist in South Africa and is recipient of several Stellenbosch University and national awards and prizes.