Dr Masebala Tjabane joined the Vaal University of Technology (VUT) in the year 2000 after nearly ten years of working in teacher training. She’s currently a Teaching Facilitator in the Centre for Academic Development (CAD) Department at Vaal University of Technology. Her primary role involves coordinating and conducting developmental workshop for academic staff members. This also includes coordinating the institutional Teaching Excellence Awards and the annual staff Development conference. At national level, she’s a member of the HELTASA executive committee and of the evaluation team of the National Teaching Excellence Awards.