Dr Ndanduleni B. Nthambeleni is the Executive Director at the National Research Foundation. He holds a DLitt et Phil degree from the University of Johannesburg. Previously, he worked as a lecturer at the Department of Sociology at Vista University's East Rand Campus. In 2012, he served as member of the Project team on Research Infrastructure of the National Advisory Council on Innovation (NACI).
He is currently a member of the University of Venda Council and a member of the Executive Committee of Council since 2009. He is also a member of the following professional bodies: Institute of Directors in Southern Africa since 2014, the South African Research & Innovation Management Association (SARIMA) since 2009, the South African Sociological Association (SASA) since 2008 and the International Sociological Association (ISA) since 2007. He has written, published articles and supervised students. - See more at: http://www.hssi.org.za/content/our-people#sthash.7GtFopXt.dpuf