Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University Business School Leaders for tomorrow
General Information

Core Faculty
Professor Cecil Arnolds



Telephone: +27 (0)41 504 3825

Areas of Expertise

General Management, Research Methodology, Organisational Behaviour, Employee Motivation and Leadership.

Academic Qualifications

BEcon Hons (University of the Western Cape)
Senior Teacher’s Diploma (University of the Western Cape)
MCom (Vista University)
DCom (University of Port Elizabeth)


Prof Arnolds is a member of the South Africa Institute for Management Scientists (SAIMS), and serves on the editorial review boards of the Management Dynamics Journal, The South African Journal of Labour Relations and The Journal of African Business.

He has conducted research and published papers internationally, such as his study on compensation, esteem valence and job performance in The International Journal of Human Resource Management. He has also published on the influence of employee commitment on job performance in the South African Journal of Business Management and the impact of job security, recognition, monetary incentives and training on the job performance of blue-collar employees in the South African Journal of Labour Relations.