Professor Kurt April

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University of Cape Town, Diversity & Inclusion management specialist
Professor Kurt April

Professor Kurt April

Dr Kurt April is a Sainsbury Fellow and tenured Professor of Leadership, Diversity & Inclusion at the Graduate School of Business of the University of Cape Town. He was also a Programme Director and Faculty Member of DukeCE (Duke University, USA) and an Associate Fellow of Said Business School (University of Oxford, UK) Research Fellow of Ashridge (UK) and Visiting Professor of London Metropolitan University (UK) – specialising in topics such as African leadership, diversity and inclusion, cross-culture and multiculturalism, leadership, character development and enhancement. Kurt was also the Founding Academic Director and taught as a Faculty member of the Centre for Leadership & Public Values at UCT’s Graduate School of Business, from 2002-2007, served as Board Member of iCUDISA (Centre for Intercultural & Diversity Studies of Southern Africa) in the Humanities Faculty of UCT from 2008-2011, and additionally help set up the curriculum and then lectured on the African Leadership Institute’s Archbishop Tutu Leadership Fellow Programme from 2006-2011, focussing on responsible leadership on the African continent, diversity & inclusion, ethics and authenticity. He has also published 145 academic articles, and written eight books.

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