**In the Department of Mathematics, University of Stellenbosch
(2009-)**

- First year Mathematics modules Calculus & Linear Algebra for natural science students (2009 – 2011, 2013-2016, 2017 (1st semester), 2018)
- Convenor of the First year Mathematics modules Calculus & Linear Algebra (2014 – )
- First year Mathematics for the Biological Sciences (2011 – first semester)
- Third year Mathematics module Ring Theory for natural science students (2012 – 2013, 2017 (with Dr C. Naude))
- Engineering (Masters) Mathematics B812 Linear Algebra (2014)

**In the Engineering & Natural Sciences Cluster, National Institute for Higher Education (Northern Cape)
(2004-2007)**

- First year Mathematics module Calculus for engineering students (2005-2007)
- Second year Mathematics module Engineering Mathematics (2006-2007)
- Third year Mathematics module Engineering Mathematics (2007)

**In the Management & Economic Sciences Cluster, National Institute for Higher Education (Northern Cape)
(2004-2007)**

- First year Statistics module Statistics for Bachelor of Commerce students (2005-2007)
- First year Computer Science module Introductory Computer Science course for Bachelor of Commerce students (2007)

- A first course in Abstract and Linear Algebra (November 2015, 2016, 2017)

**Teaching & Learning Talks:**

*Essay Writing as a Tool to Enhance the Mathematics Learning Environment.*The Third Annual Conference on the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, Stellenbosch University, May 2010.*My journey in teaching Mathematics… (so far).*The Natural Sciences Teaching Day, May 2013.*ICT use in teaching Mathematics to first-years.*The Stellenbosch University Natural Sciences Teaching Event, May 2014.*Mathematics as a journey.*The AIMS Imaginary Workshop, November 2014.*Mini-Projects in Mathematics 144.*Stellenbosch University SoTL Conference, November 2016.*Bridging the gap between school & university mathematics.*AP Maths Teachers Workshop at Bridgehouse, May 2017.*Bridging the gap between school & university mathematics.*Farewell dinner for the Cape Town International Maths teams, June 2017.*How to better prepare students for university mathematics.*IEB Mathematics Conference at Somerset College, January 2018.*Starting the conversation… bridging the gap between school and university mathematics*. AP Maths workshop hosted by the Mathematics Division at Stellenbosch University, April 2018.*My journey in teaching Mathematics… (so far).*AP Maths Teachers Workshop at Bridgehouse, May 2018.

**Other:**

- Secretary of the AMESA Congress Organising Committee in the Northern Cape (2005)
- Member of the Organising Committee of National Science Week in the Northern Cape (2006-2007)
- Judge for the Telkom National Teacher of the Year Awards in Science and Technology (2006-2007)
- Featured in the June Teenzone Magazine, in the “Get the Job” section (2010)
- Nominated for eight Vice-Rector’s Awards at Stellenbosch University for Excellence in Teaching (2010 (2), 2014, 2017 (3), 2018 (2))
- Part of a group of lecturers who lecture using the tablet PC. For a sample of my notes, please click here
- Member of the SAMS Congress Organising Committee (2012)
- External moderator for UFS, UWC & UCT, NMMU

“Not one student in a thousand breaks down from overwork.”

William Allan Neilson