2022  CREST Online Training Course for Supervisors of Doctoral Candidates at African Universities. Stellenbosch University.

2016  Max Weber Fellowship Teaching Certificate. European University Institute.

2014  Oxford University Developing Learning and Teaching Seminars. Accreditation as Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.



May 2021 – present. Senior Lecturer in Ethics and Public Governance, Wits School of Governance. Public Service Ethics, Governance, Leadership & Public Value

Jan 2017 – Apr 2021. Lecturer/ Senior Lecturer in Philosophy, University of Fort Hare. Ethics, Human Nature, Social and Political Philosophy, Philosophy of Education, Classical Problems in Philosophy, Introduction to Philosophy, African Philosophy & Global Justice

Jan 2014 – Dec 2014. Non-Stipendiary Lecturer in Politics, Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford. Theory of Politics, History of Political Thought.



I have experience supervising students in political philosophy, political theory, and a broad range of ethics and governance topics. I am interested in supervising Masters by Dissertation and PhD students on theoretical projects in democratic theory, citizenship, international justice, methods of political theory, public service ethics, and corruption/ state capture. If you are interested in working with me, please reach out at christine.hobden[at]wits.ac.za