Dr. Leila Patel "is the Chairperson of the Department of Social Work at Rand Afrikaans University in South Africa. She is the author of Civic Service, Globalization and Social Development: Perspectives from Sub-Saharan Africa, commissioned by the Global Service Institute and published in NSVQ. Professor Patel is a member of the Board of VOSESA." 
- Former Trustee (2007), Centre for the Study of Violence and Reconciliation
She is married to Azhar Cachalia.
Resources and articles
- Dr. Leila Patel, Center for Social Development, accessed July 31, 2007.