Dr Charmaine Lathleiff


Dr Charmaine Lathleiff is a Senior Lecturer in Auditing and a qualified Chartered Accountant (SA). She holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the former University of Natal, a Bachelor of Accounting Science Honours from the University of South Africa, a Master of Business Administration (MBA) and a PhD focused in Higher Education from University of KwaZulu-Natal. She has been teaching at the Postgraduate Diploma in Accounting level since 2016 and has 21 years of experience in higher education. Dr Charmaine Lathleiff is skilled in Academic Writing, Academic Research, Education, University Teaching, and Qualitative Research. Her research interest is in Accounting/Auditing education with a focus on developing active learning teaching strategies.  

Academic Qualifications

  • B.Comm (University of Natal)
  • B.Compt (Hons) (UNISA)
  • PG Dip (Management) (UKZN)
  • MBA (UKZN)
  • PhD (Higher Education) (UKZN) – graduating in September 2019.

Professional Bodies and memberships

  • Member of The South African Institute of Chartered Accountants