Academic Board & Staff

The Academic Board of the Double Degree Programme consists of Prof. Dr. Christoph Scherrer (University of Kassel) and Prof. Dr. Michelle Williams (University of the Witwatersrand) as core members. Additionally one Professor and one Academic Staff from either Uni KS or WITS + one student representative and Dr. Frank Hoffer (ACT) as an external member

Programme Coordination University of Kassel:

Simone Buckel
Global Labour University 
ICDD - University of Kassel 
Kleine Rosenstraße 1-3 
34109 Kassel 
Email: glu.germany(at) 
Tel: +49 561 804-3113 
Fax: +49 561 804-937390

Programme Coordination University of the Witwatersrand:

Soraya Patel
Sociology Department
Global Labour University Project
University of the Witwatersrand
Private Bag 3
Email: glu.southafrica(at)
Tel: +27 11 717 4443
Fax: +27 86 211 4348