Doctoral Student in African Languages (Law and Language/ Forensic Linguistics), Rhodes University

I currently hold four degrees these being: BA; BA Hons (cum laude); LLB, MA (cum laude) from Rhodes University. I am currently pursuing my doctoral degree in African languages, primarily located in the research area of forensic linguistics. My thesis pertains to the language of record in South African courts and the need to graduate linguistically competent LLB students.

Experience

  • –present
    Doctoral Student in African Languages (Law and Language/ Forensic Linguistics), Rhodes University

Education

  • 2016 
    Rhodes University , LLB

Honours

2018 Women in Science Award: DST Albertina Sisulu Doctoral fellowship; 2018 ALASA award for the most outstanding MA thesis in Southern Africa in the area of African languages; 2018 Mail & Guardian 200 Young South Africans (Justice and Law category)