Dr Natasha Khamisa began her academic journey at Monash South Africa in 2005. She first graduated with a Bachelor of Social Science degree with Psychology major in 2008 and then proceeded with completing an Honours in Social Science in 2009. Thereafter Natasha pursued a Master’s degree in Public Health at Monash University, Australia, and in 2012 upgraded her study to a Ph.D, which she successfully completed in 2015. She started her career as a psychology tutor, and was subsequently appointed as assistant lecturer and then lecturer in public health. Upon completing her Ph.D, she was promoted to a senior lecturer, specialising in Occupational Health.