Dr. Oitshepile M. Modise

Associate Professor, Department of Adult Education


Dr. Modise is currently an Associate Professor in the Department of Adult Education, University of Botswana. She has published numerous reputable journals and edited a book entitled Cases on Leadership in Adult Education published by IGI Global. She also has book chapters in several books and is currently waiting for two chapters in an Adult Education Compendium edited by my renowned graduate Professor ALan Knox and his colleagues. She is currently leading a Botswana team in an international interdisciplinary collaborative network that brings together environmental and social scientists in community and public pedagogies with the following key aims: To mitigate the gap between expertise in environmental science, community engagement and public pedagogies, as well as the social, cultural, and economic realities of land/water dependent communities in Uganda, Botswana, and Nigeria. To build sustainable and productive partnerships between social scientists (community engagement and public pedagogy) environmental scientists (agricultural and ecological sciences) and non-academic Community-Based Organisations (community development and sustainability).