Dr Herrie Schalekamp


  • ACET Research Officer




  • PhD, University of Cape Town, 2015
  • MPhil (Transport Studies), University of Cape Town, 2007
  • BArch, University of Cape Town, 2004

Undergraduate Teaching: 

  • EEE4113C (Engineering systems design)

Postgraduate Teaching: 

  • CIV5070Z (Public transport policy and regulation)
  • APG4024S (Planning and governmental systems)

Professional Development: 

  • Convenor, 2015-2017, Continuing professional development programme in transport management for paratransit operators, University of Cape Town in partnership with the City of Cape Town and MyCiTi bus operating joint venture

Publication Profile:

Research Projects: 

  • Schalekamp, H, (principal investigator), 2018, Public transport in South African Cities, research collaboration between National Treasury’s Cities Support Programme and the University of Cape Town’s African Centre for Cities and Centre for Transport Studies
  • Klopp, J, (co-principal investigator), and Schalekamp, H, (co-principal investigator), 2017-2018, A review of minibus-taxi reform initiatives in South African cities, World Bank in partnership with SECO and the South African National Treasury
  • Schalekamp, H, (principal investigator), Behrens, R, McCormick, D, et al, 2014-2017, Development and testing of paratransit regulatory and operational alternatives, funded by the Volvo Research and Educational Foundations (VREF)
  • Cervero, R, Chatman, D, Schalekamp, H, and Behrens, R, 2014-2015, Integrating paratransit and BRT in the developing world: Global metropolitan case studies and user perspectives, funded by the VREF
  • Behrens, R, Schalekamp, H, and Salazar Ferro, P, 2008-2013, Paratransit operations and regulation in Cape Town, funded by the VREF