Postdoctoral Research in Social Sculpture

Building on doctoral research in social sculpture or related fields.

If you want to explore doing postdoctoral research in the field of social sculpture and related territories – linked to the Social Sculpture Research Unit – please contact:

Prof. Shelley Sacks
Director – Social Sculpture Research Unit

Dr. Wolfgang Zumdick
Senior Lecturer – Social Sculpture Research Unit

Prof. Paul Whitty
School of Arts – Research Lead


This research could be either practice-based, theoretical or a combination of both.

It could also be your own project (practice or theory) and/or form part of a collaborative research application with one or more members of the Staff and Core Team.

You may also wish to discuss your initial ideas with one of the following potential ‘special advisors’ if their work seems particularly appropriate to your interests:

Dr. Hildegard Kurt

Prof. Walter Kugler

Dr. Graham van Wyk