Dr. Patricia  S. Manganyi is Lecturer, Field work Coordinator at  the Department of Social Work, in the Faculty of Humanities, Social Sciences and Education (FHSSE). She serves in Faculty WIL and Teaching Practice Committee. She has worked for 15 years as a Social worker in health sector at Government Department. Her teaching and research interest areas include Human behaviour and social environment, Introduction to Social Work methods of intervention and Social Work at the workplace, Employee Assistance / Health & Wellness Programs (EAP/EHWP). She has supervised student research projects in under-graduate level and currently supervising students at Master’s  degree. Dr. Manganyi’s contribution to scholarship has been through research projects, presentations at various settings including conferences (national and international), as well as by publications. Her recent works include:

  • Manganyi, P.S. and Mogorosi, L.D. ‘Assessment of the Utilization of Employee Assistance Programme: The Case of a Tertiary Hospital, Limpopo Province, South Africa’, Gender and Behaviour, 19(1): (ISSN: 1596 9231).
  • Manganyi, P.S Lived Experiences of Emergency Medical Personnel in Capricorn district: Towards the Development of User-Led Model. Unpublished PhD thesis. Limpopo: University of Limpopo.

Full names: Ms Patricia Siphiwe Manganyi
Department: Department of Social Work
Designation: Lecturer (Fieldwork coordinator)
Qualifications: BA SW (Unin) MSW (UP) & PGDIP(University of Stellenbosch)
Phone: (015) 962 8837
Email: patricia.manganyi@univen.ac.za
Office No: C-45, Humanities and Social Sciences Building