Prof Thuli Madonsela is the former Public Protector of South Africa, former Full-Time Law Commissioner and current Chair of Social Justice and founder of the Thuma Foundation for Democracy Leadership and Literacy. She has an extensive background in applied administrative law principles mainly based on her public service years and investigating improper conduct in state affairs.
She was one of the drafters of the Constitution and a key participant in the conceptualization and drafting of several laws, including the Promotion of Administrative Justice Act. Prof Madonsela also helped draft a number of international human rights instruments and country reports. She currently teaches constitutional law, administrative law, social justice law and democracy and has written and published extensively on these matters.