THE UNIVERSITY OF LUSAKA
Professor Rochelle le Roux
Professor Rochelle le Roux is a qualified attorney who had been practising with a law firm in Cape Town before joining the Academic Circle in 1994. Currently she is a professor in the Faculty of Law, University of Cape Town and lecture mainly labour law and occasionally sports law. She was Head of the Department of Commercial Law from March 2008 – February 2011.
At the University of Lusaka Professor Rochelle le Roux is lecturing LLM in Labour Law and other Labour Law Programmes.
In 1990 she obtained a Master's degree in International Water Law from the University of Stellenbosch, in 2000 she obtained a PG Dip (Employment Law and Social Security) from the University of Cape Town and in 2002 she graduated with another Master’s degree (in Sports Law) from Anglia Polytechnic University (now Anglia Ruskin University). In 2008 she graduated with a PhD in labour law from the University of Cape Town.
Since 2002 she has regularly published in peer-reviewed/accredited journals on both labour law and sports law issues. In 2005 she published a book Sexual Harassment in the Workplace: Law, Policies and Processes co-authored by Thandi Orleyn and Alan Rycroft. A further edition of this book, Harassment in the Workplace: Law, Policies and Processes, was published during August 2010.
Currently she is also a non-executive director of the South African Reserve Bank.