The skill-set

Through formal and informal learning, Berger is an accomplished analyst, researcher, lecturer, researcher, writer, editor and communicator. Alongside more formal scholarship, he has worked as a news columnist contributing more than 200 columns.


Doctorate in Philosophy, Political Studies, Rhodes University, South Africa. Thesis “Social structure and rural economic development”

Honours in Communication Science, University of South Africa

Honours in Political Studies, Rhodes University

Bachelor of Journalism, Rhodes University


English (mother tongue), Afrikaans (fluent), French (fluent), IsiXhosa (basic).