Elonya Niehaus

Researcher for Institute for Transdisciplinary Development
265 Von Willich Avenue
Centurion, Pretoria 0157
South Africa

Mobile: 082 777 1997 
Email: elonya.niehaus@itd.ac.za

Elonya is the research manager at the Institute for Transdisciplinary Development (ITD). The research output focuses on how ITD applies appreciative inquiry, strength-based and dialogical practices in their organizational development work. Her focus is on applying work-based research pertaining to the processes and impacts of ITD’s approach to organizational development. The aim of the research endeavour is to reflect on organizational change practices and apply this within the relevant theoretical frameworks.

She is also responsible for the management of all research and development projects which are done on behalf of ITD’s clients. This includes the development of organizational development training material and the management of all research projects which includes the development of research focus areas, questionnaires, data gathering, data analysis and reporting.