Dr Christian Bolsmann

Christian Bolsmann

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Research interests

  • Social history of sport and identity construction with particular emphasis on Southern Africa
  • The transformation and marketisation of higher education

Teaching Activity


  • Globalisation and Social Change
  • Sociology of Work and Society
  • Sociology Research Projects
  • Sport, Politics and Culture
  • Modern Organisations and Change
  • Global Society


  • Postgraduate Professional Certificate in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education. Aston University, United Kingdom. (2007)
  • PhD in Sociology, University of Warwick, United Kingdom (2006): ‘Trade Union Internationalism and Solidarity in the Auto Industry: Fighting Apartheid and Engaging with Globalisation.’ Supervisors: Prof. Simon Clarke and Prof. Tony Elger. External Examiner: Prof. Richard Hyman (LSE)
  • MA Industrial Sociology, University of Pretoria, South Africa (2000)
  • BA (Honours) Industrial Sociology, University of Pretoria, South Africa (1995)
  • BA Political Science, University of Pretoria, South Africa (1994)

Administrative Roles

Associate Dean for Learning and Teaching

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