Skye Hanekom completed her Bachelor of Social Science degree with Psychology major in 2012, and her Honours in Social Science (Psychology) in 2013. She is a recipient of three Dean’s Awards and four certificates of academic excellence.
She started her Master of Philosophy degree (Psychology) in 2014 on the topic of clinical, psychological and neuropsychological profiling indicators of patients diagnosed with psychogenic non-epileptic seizures.
In 2015 she was appointed as assistant lecturer in Psychology and became the recipient of the Newcomer of the Year award as well as a certificate of teaching excellence. In 2016 she was promoted to lecturer in psychology. She is continuing her academic career in psychology and wants to start her Ph.D in 2017.