2017 Plenary Speakers

Elias Mpofu

Developing a learner appraisal assessment system for use in an emerging country school system.

About Elias Mpofu:

Elias Mpofu, Ph.D., DEd, CRC is a qualified rehabilitation counsellor and recipient of three international research awards in rehabilitation: Mary Switzer Distinguished Researcher Award (2008), National Council on Rehabilitation Education (NCRE), and the American Rehabilitation Counselling Association Research Award (2007). Professor Mpofu was also awarded the Rehabilitation Educator of the Year Award by the NCRE (2010) and an honorary doctoral degree in education by the University of Pretoria (2010).

He is Editor of the Australian Journal of Rehabilitation Counselling and the Journal of Psychology in Africa. He also serves on the editorial boards of several rehabilitation counselling related journals, including Journal of Rehabilitation Administration, Rehabilitation Education, Rehabilitation Counseling Bulletin, Psychological Assessment, and the International Journal of Disability, Development and Education.