Reaching all areas of life in the pursuit of Truth, Wisdom and the common good.



HOD: Humanities / Senior Lecturer (Full-Time): Philosophy & Applied Ethics

BA (Hons), Th.B (Hons), MA (North West University), D. Litt. et Phil (Unisa)

Head of Philosophy & Applied Ethics, Jaco is known for his passion for

Part Time Lecturer in English Literature

BA, PGCE (University of Western Cape), BA(Hons), MLitt in Medieval Women’s Literature (Wits), PhD in English Literature (Wits)

Leila joined St Augustine team in January 2016 as an Assistant Lecturer in

Sessional Lecturer in Applied Ethics

One of our first and most 'faithful' visiting lecturers, Prof Jan Jans is an

Part-time Lecturer in History

BA (with distinction); BA(Hons) in Peace Studies (St Augustine College)

“Do not be daunted by the enormity of the world’s grief.  Do justly, now.

Part Time Lecturer in Philosophy

Ba Hons LLB (Wits); MPhil (Theology), MPhil (Philosophy) (St Augustine College)

Jimmy is currently teaching the 2nd year philosophy course at St Augustine

Sessional Lecturer in African Philosophy

Dr Matolino works as a Senior Lecturer at University of KwaZulu Natal. At St

Part-Time Lecturer in English Literature

BA, BA(Hons) (Stellenbosch) / MA in Creative Writing (University of the Free State

Charl-Pierre Naudé lectures English literature on second-

Part-Time Lecturer in History

MA in Political and International Studies (Rhodes University); BA in History and Anthropology (Fordham University)

Paddy O'Halloran is a Doctoral Candidate in the Department of History and

Part Time Lecturer in Religious Studies

Visiting Associate Professor in Applied Ethics

BA(Hons) English (Wits); BA(Hons) Communications (Unisa); HED (Unisa); MPhil in Applied Ethics, DPhil (St Augustine)

Prior to her retirement in April 2019, Professor Marilise Smurthwaite was an


Part Time Lecturer in Religious Studies

Sessional Lecturer in Philosophy

Former Head of Philosophy Department and Vice-President of St Augustine