Digital Humanities Panel Chairperson: Joyce Myeza

I am Joyce Myeza, Library Director at the University of KwaZulu-Natal. I hold a Master of Science in LIS from Simmons College, Boston MA, USA. I am currently doing a Doctorate in Business Administration from Bath University, United Kingdom. I have over 20 years of work experience having served in various roles from a cataloguer, subject librarian, and a campus librarian. I previously served in various roles in LIS associations, I was a Higher Education Interest Group Chair for the Library and Information Association of South Africa, IFLA Africa web editor, Massachusetts Black Librarian web editor, etc. I received the following awards, KwaZulu-Natal Librarian of the Year 2006, 2nd run-up South African Librarian of the year 2006, Fulbright Scholar, Ford Foundation Fellow, Simmons College Merit Award 2007- 2009. I am a part time lecturer at UKZN.