Dr Madala Crous Hlungwani is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of African Languages. He has worked for over twenty-four years in the higher education sector. He is a member of Ethics Research committee in the Faculty of Humanities, Social Sciences and Education at the University of Venda. Dr Hlungwani specialises in African Linguistics, specifically Morphosyntax. He has supervised Honours, Masters and PhD students. He has published extensively in peer reviewed and accredited journals. He has also written books and book chapters. Among his recent publications are:

  • Hlungwani, M.C. (2019) Anticausatives with passives of subordinate intransitive clauses in Xitsonga. Stellenbosch papers in Linguistics Plus. Vol. 58. 65 – 87,
  • Seunghun J. Lee & M.C. Hlungwani (2020) Effects of morphology in the nativisation of loanwords: The borrowing of /s/ in Xitsonga. Stellenbosch papers in Linguistics Plus. Vol. 60. 71-90,
  • Seunghun J. Lee & C. Hlungwani (2017) Distribution of conjunctive and disjunctive forms in Xitsonga. Stellenbosch papers in Linguistics Plus. Vol. 52. 157-173.

Orcid https://orcid.org/0000-0001-6865-0008

Désignation: Senior Lecturer
Qualifications: PhD, MA (US), BA HONS, BA ED (UL)
Phone: +27 15 962 8349
Email: Crous.hlungwane@univen.ac.za
Office no: 25, Humanities and Social Sciences Building