School of Built Environment & Development Studies

Preston Govindasamy

Preston Govindasamy

Last Updated 6 years ago

Mr Preston Govindasamy

Position Contract Research Staff
Phone 031 260
Campus Howard College
Office Address Room F207 Memorial Tower Building


  • Preston Govindasamy is LAN Manager supported by DST/NRF South African Research Chair in Economic Development. He graduated with a Masters in Population Studies in 2014. His Masters dissertation was entitled: Computer literacy, employment, and earnings: A cross- sectional study on South Africa using the National Income Dynamic Study 2008.
  • He was employed as a researcher on the  Medium and Large Establishments Survey 2013/ 2014. 
  • His research interests include poverty reduction and youth unemployment.