Robert John Balfour

Professor and Dean of Education Sciences, North-West University

Robert Balfour is an applied linguist and literary scholar who has worked in education since 2003. He publishes frequently on language policy, post- coloniality and education issues in South Africa. Balfour is also an exhibited painter and creative writer.

Experience

  • –present
    Professor and Dean of Education Sciences, North-West University

Education

  • 2000 
    Cambridge, PhD

Grants and Contracts

  • 2014
    Role:
    Professor and Dean of Education Sciences
    Funding Source:
    National Research Foundation

Honours

M.E.N. (Men Encouraging Nurturing) Award for Contribution to Education 2016