Dr Memory Mabika is a senior lecturer in the Department of English, Media Studies and Linguistics, Faculty of Humanities, Social Sciences and Education at University of Venda. She is a lecturer in the Media Studies section for over 10 years and teaches various modules from first year to honours level. She is currently supervising several postgraduate students in the Department. She is a member of the Faculty of Humanities, Social Sciences and Education E-learning Committee. Dr Mabika’s secondary research field is in Communication, Journalism and Media Studies. She specialises in Media & Society and Indigenous Language Media. Dr Mabika has published a book and articles in various peer reviewed and accredited journals. Some of her articles which had significant impact considering the number of citations are:

1) Mabika, M & Salawu, A. (2014). A Tale of Failure: Indigenous Language Radio Broadcasting in Zimbabwe, Mediterranean Journal of Social Sciences, September 2014, Volume 5 No 20, MCSER Publishing, Rome-Italy
2) Masehela, L.M & Mabika, M. (2017). An Assessment of the Impact of the Mentoring Programme on Student Performance, Journal of Student Affairs in Africa, ISSN 2307-6267, Volume 5 No 2, 163-182
3)Mabika, M & Dube, B. (2017). Understanding the prevalence and forms of cyber bullying at UNIVEN: a pilot study Online Journal of Communication and Media Technologies (OJCMT) ISSN 1683-0296, Volume: 7 – Issue: 1 January 2017

Links to other profiles:

Google Scholar https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=On3kQNgAAAAJ&hl=en

ResearchGate https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Memory_Mabika/contributions



Designation: Senior Lecturer in Media Studies
Qualifications: Cert. DTP (UFH), Cert. Web-designing (UZ), Cert. Comm. & Journalism (CCOSA), Dip Comm. & Journalism (CCOSA), Commonwealth CYP Dip, BA, Media Studies (ZOU), MSSc. Comm. (UFH), PGDip HE Teaching & Learning (Stellenbosch), DSS in Communication (UFH).
Phone: +2715 962 8578
Email: memory.mabika@univen.ac.za
Office no: C7-2, Humanities and Social Sciences Building

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