Hlengiwe Patricia Ndhlovu

Lecturer, SociologyUniversity of the Witwatersrand


Hlengiwe Ndlovu is a PhD candidate in the Department of Sociology, University of the Witwatersrand. She is a doctoral fellow at Transforming Humanities Through Humanities Through Interdisciplinary Knowledge (THINK), and a doctoral associate at Society, Work and Politics Institute (SWOP). She is a 2018 Margaret McNamara Memorial Trust – African Programme fellow and a Canon Collins Educational and Legal Assistance Trust scholar. Ndlovu is the co-editor of the book Rioting and Writing: Diaries of the Wits Fallists (2017). 

Award Information

Next Generation Social Sciences in Africa: Doctoral Dissertation Completion Fellowship 2019

SociologyUniversity of the Witwatersrand

The shifting dynamics of state-society relations in South Africa: A case study of Duncan Village, East London: 1980 – present