Kobus Maree is a Professor in the Department of Educational Psychology at the University of Pretoria and Registrar of the South African Career Development Association. His main research interests focus on career construction (counselling), life design (counselling), emotional-social intelligence and social responsibility, and learning facilitation in mathematics.
He is the founding editor of the African Journal of Career Development. Past editor of the South African Journal of Psychology, managing editor of Gifted Education International and regional editor for Southern Africa: Early Child Development and Care.
Prof Maree is a member of several national and international bodies, including the Society for Vocational Psychology, the International Association of Applied Psychology, the Psychological Society of South Africa (SA), and the Association of Science of South Africa. He has a B1 rating from the National Research Foundation.