Permanent Staff

Dr Elias Phaahla


BA (Hons) Witwaterstrand MA PhD Stellenbosch 

Teaching Specialisations:

Comparative Politics 

Courses Taught:

POL2038F - Comparative Politics 

POL4012F /POL5001F - Comparative Politics 

POL4049S/ POL5047S - Advanced Foreign Policy Analysis 

Research Interests:

Comparing development and welfare paradigms of South Africa, Mauritius and Chile; emerging powers and the remaking of the global economic architecture.


Past Supervision: Masters



Contact Details

Physical Address:
5.23, Robert Leslie Building, Upper Campus)
Postal Address:
Department of Political Studies, 
University of Cape Town, 
Private Bag, 
Rondebosch 7700.
Tel.: +27 21 650