University of the Witwatersrand
Country: South Africa
Institution: University of the Witwatersrand
Area of Research: Family Changes and Mental health
Marifa Muchemwa is currently a teaching assistant in the Department of Demography and Population Studies at the University of the Witwatersrand. She assists the Head of Department to teach Honours and Masters Students Basic Demographic Methods course. She also assists in the teaching of Introduction to Demographic Methods to Masters students at the School of Public health at the same university. She has previously worked in the Department of Demography and Population studies as a research intern and tutored a course in Demography and development. Marifa also worked as a sociology tutor in the Department of Sociology at the University of Johannesburg where she tutored courses in clinical sociology, group dynamics, population dynamics, and conflict studies.