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Robert Cameron

Professor Robert Cameron 

What makes you interesting?

I worked for the then South African Railways and Harbour for a short period before I went to university. I am a qualified station foreman, train guard and shunter


 021 650 3380

 Room 5.24, Robert Leslie Social 

  • Roles

    Undergraduate committee

  • Biography

    PhD Public Administration, University of Cape Town

  • External Appointments

    Associate Editor

    International Journal of Public Sector Management

  • Useful Links

  • Research, Knowledge Exchange and Impact

    Research Interests

    Public Sector Reform

    Local Government

    Public Administration Theory

    Current Research Activities

    I am writing a book on Public Sector Reform in South Africa

  • Teaching

    Undergraduate teaching

    Introduction to Public Administration Local Government Politics and Administration

    Postgraduate teaching

    Public Management

    Public Sector Reform

    Comparative Local Government

    Public Administration Thought

  • Postgrad Supervision

    Most aspects of local government, including boundary demarcation Public Management/Public Sector Reform Public Administration theory
  • Publications


    Levy, B, Cameron R, Hoadley U and Naidoo V. The Politics and Governance of Basic Education: A Tale of Two South African Provinces, Oxford, Oxford University, 2018.