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Dept. of Botany & Zoology
Stellenbosch University
Private Bag X1
Matieland 7602
South Africa

Tel: +27 21 808-3236
Fax: +27 21 808-2405
E-mail: botzoo@sun.ac.za


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Staff Members

Academic staff

CIB Academic and Research Staff

Administrative and Support staff

Post-doctoral & Research associates

Extraordinary Professors

USAID Climate Change Programme

CIB – Centre for Invasion Biology

Academic Staff

  Name Field of expertise / Research group
Conrad

Head of department:

Prof. CA Matthee

MSc, PhD (Pret), Professor

 

Evolutionary Genomics

Molecular systematics and phylogeography

Mike

Prof. MI Cherry
BScHons (UCT), DPhil (Oxon), Professor

Behavioural Ecology

Savel

Prof. SR Daniels
BSc (UWC), PhD (Stell), Professor

Evolutionary Genomics / Molecular Systematics

Molecular systematics, phyolgeography and conservation of invertebrata

L Dreyer

Prof. LL Dreyer
PhD, Professor

Biological interactions

Evolution of the Cape Flora

Guy Midgley Prof. GF Midgley
PhD (UKZN), Professor

Global Change Biology

Email: gfmidgley@sun.ac.za

Mouton

Prof. PleFN Mouton
MSc, PhD (Stell), Professor

Vertebrate Functional Biology

Evolutionary ecology of lizards

Prof. D.M. Richardson

Prof. DM Richardson
BSc, MSc, PhD (Cape Town), Professor

Director:

DST-NRF Centre for Invasion Biology

Professor: Department of Botany & Zoology

Terrence Robinson

Prof. TJ Robinson
MSc, DSc (Pret), FRSSAf, Professor

Evolutionary Genomics

Evolutionalry genetics and phylogenomics of mammals

Hannes

Prof. JH van Wyk
MSc, PhD (Stell), Professor

Ecophysiology

Animal physiology, herpetology and endocrine disruptors in water

bruce

Prof. B Anderson
PhD (UCT) Associate Professor

Biological interactions

Susanna Clusella-Trullas

Prof. S Clusella-Trullas
MSc, PhD (Drexel Univ), Associate Professor

Thermal adaptation of ecotherms and implications for climate change

Allan Ellis

Prof. A Ellis
BSc (UCT), PhD (UCal Irvine), Associate Professor

Biological interactions

Evolutionary ecology of plants and insects

Jaco Le Roux Prof. J Le Roux
BSc, MSc, PhD (Honolulu, Hawaii), Associate Professor
Molecular ecology of plant invasions
Nox Makunga Prof. NP Makunga
MSc (Natal), PhD (Natal), Associate Professor

Medicinal Plant biotechnology

Anton Prof. CA Pauw
PhD (UCT) Associate Professor

Biological interactions

Evolutionary ecology of plants and their pollinators

Alex Valentine Prof. A Valentine
MPhil (Stell), MSc + PhD (Univ College Dublin), Associate Professor

Molecular Plant Physiology

Molecular physiology of host-microbe interaction of legumes in phosphorous deficient soils

Sophie Von der Heyden Prof. S von der Heyden
BSc (Hons) Kings College London (UK), DPhil (Oxon), Associate Professor

Von der Heyden Lab

Marine Molecular Ecology and Conservation

theresa Prof. TC Wossler
BSc, PhD (Witw),Associate Professor

Behavioural Ecology

Communication and social organization of hymenopteran

Alex

Dr AF Flemming
MSc, PhD (Stell), Senior Lecturer

Vertebrate Functional Biology

Reproductive strategies and fetal deveolpment in viviparous lizards, particularly those having complex placentas

Victor Rambau

Dr RV Rambau
MSc (Pret),PhD (Stell), Senior Lecturer

Evolutionary Genomics

Cytogenetics, phylogeography

Marnel Mouton

Dr Marnel Mouton
M.Sc., Ph.D.: University of the Free State, Lecturer

Mycology
Tammy Robinson Dr TB Robinson
PhD (UCT) Senior Lecturer
Marine Ecology
Carol Simon Dr C Simon
MSc (Rhodes), PhD (Rhodes), Senior Lecturer

Marine invertebrate biology

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CIB Academic and Research Staff

Prof. Brian van Wilgen Prof. B van Wilgen
BSc, MSc, DSc (Stellenbosch University)

Research Professor

DST-NRF Centre for Invasion Biology

Tel: +27 21 808 2832
Email: bvanwilgen@sun.ac.za

John Measey Dr John Measey
Phd (University of Bristol)

Senior Researcher

DST-NRF Centre for Invasion Biology

Herpetology

Sabrina Kumschick Dr Sabrina Kumschick
PhD (University of Bern)

Researcher

DST-NRF Centre for Invasion Biology

 

Research associates

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Prof. D Baird

 

Coastal zone ecosystem modelling and ecological network analysis

Email: danbaird@sun.ac.za

Tel: +27-[0]21 808 3226
Prof. JH Giliomee

Prof. JH Gilomee

Entomology

Email: jhg@sun.ac.za

Tel: +27-[0]21 808 2718

Sue

Dr S Jackson

Marine Research

Email: sjack@sun.ac.za

Tel: +27 [0]21 808 2175

Dr E Oliver

Dr EGH Oliver

Erica & Orchid Taxonomy

Email: eoliver@sun.ac.za

Tel: +27 [0]21 808 3226

Prof. Jan Nel

Prof. JAJ Nel

Vertebrates

Email: jan@sun.ac.za

Tel: +27 [0]21 808 3226

Edmund

Prof. E Pool

Ecophysiology

AJ Reinecke

Prof. AJ Reinecke
PrSciNat, MSc, DSc, BProc (PU for CHE), Professor

Stress Ecology

Email: ajr@sun.ac.za

Tel: +27 [0]21 808 2861

Sophie

Prof. SA Reinecke
MSc, PhD (RAU), T.H.O.D., Professor

Stress Ecology

Email: sar@sun.ac.za

Tel: +27 [0]21 808 2408

WF Sirgel Dr W Sirgel

Invertebrates

Email: wfs@sun.ac.za

Tel: +27 [0]21 808 3226

Valdon Smith

Prof. VR Smith
MSc, PhD, Professor

Evolutionary Plant Biology & Conservation

Antarctic and southern island biology and ecology

Jurie Dr JA van den Heever

Vertebrate Palaeontology

Email: javd@sun.ac.za

Tel: +27 [0]21 808 3223

Eddie

Prof. E van Dijk

Vertebrate Palaeontology

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Extraordinary professors

Name & Address Contact details Appointment dates
Krystal Tolley Prof. KA Tolley
Associate Professor:

Reptile Speciation Project

Email: K.Tolley@sanbi.org.za

01/01/2014-31/12/2016
Cang Hui Prof. JR Wilson
Associate Professor

Associate Professor:

DST-NRF Centre for Invasion Biology

Ecology and evolution of biological invasions, and how humans have influenced these processes

01/04/2014-31/03/2017

 

Support Staff

Administrative Staff

Ms Saudah Jacobs
Principal Secretary
General Academic and Research Enquiries
Tel.: +27 21 808 3236
Fax: +27 21 808 2405
Email: botzoo@sun.ac.za

Saudah Jacobs

Ms Marí Sauerman
Principle Administrative Officer
Financial Departmental Enquiries
Tel.: +27 21 808 3224
Email: mpdb@sun.ac.za

Mari

Ms Janine Basson
Administrative Officer
Financial Research Enquiries
Tel: +27 21 808 2596
Email: jl2@sun.ac.za

Janine Basson

Mrs Ina Honing
School of Biology: Administrative Officer
Coordination & Administration of First year Biology, Booking of Venues
Tel: +27 21 808 3060
Email: rmh@sun.ac.za

Ina Honing

Mr Richard Thompson
Departmental Officer 2
IT Support: Narga and Botany & Zoology
Tel: +27 21 808 2173
Email: rct@sun.ac.za

Richard

Technical

Ms Fawzia Gordon
Chief Technical Officer
Technical Support: Ecophysiology, Evolutionary Genomics Group
Tel: +27 21 808 2402
Email: fg1@sun.ac.za

Fawzia

Dr Aleysia Kleinert
Senior Technical Officer
Technical Support : Ecophysiology, Physiology + taxonomic studies
Tel: +27 21 808 3059
Email: kleinert@sun.ac.za

Aleysia Kleinert

Ms Shula Johnson
Senior Technical Officer
Technical Support : Vertebrate functional group
Tel: +27 21 808 3231
Email: shulaj@sun.ac.za

Shula Johnson

Mr Jonathan Williams
Assistant Technical Officer
Technical Support : Ecotoxicology, Marine Research
Tel: +27 21 808 3588
Email: jpw@sun.ac.za

  Jonathan

Ms Janette Law-Brown
Assistant Technical Officer
Technical Support : Plant-Animal interactions, Herbarium
Tel: +27 21 808 2716
Email: janette@sun.ac.za
Janette Law-Brown

Assistant Support

Ms Denise Julies
Chief Technical Assistant
Tel: +27 21 808 3520
Email: denise@sun.ac.za

 denise julies

Mr Andrew Fransman
Technical Assistant
Tel: +27 21 808 3520
Email: andrewf@sun.ac.za

andrew fransman

Mr Moses Siebritz
Technical Assistant
Tel: +27 21 808 3520
Email: siebritz@sun.ac.za

moses siebritz

Mr Henry Witbooi
Technical Assistant
Tel: +27 21 808 3520
Email: hjw@sun.ac.za

Henry Witbooi
Mr Rodger Robertson
Technical Assistant
Tel: +27 21 808 3055
Email: rrob@sun.ac.za
Rodger Robertson

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Post Doctoral Representative

Dr Romina Henriques
Tel: 021-808 3229
Email: rhenriques@sun.ac.za

Post Doctoral Researchers

Name

Promotor From
Willem Augustyn    
Tristan Charles-Dominique   France
Florian Boucher    
Marinus De Jager   South Africa
Nina Du Toit   South Africa
Romina Henriques Dr S von der Heyden Portugal
Heidi Hirsch   Germany
Hans Kelstrup Prof. TC Wossler United States Of America
Sabrina Kumschick Prof. D Richardson Switzerland
Michael Logan   United States Of America
Glenn Moncrieff   South Africa
Natasha Mothapo Prof. TC Wossler South Africa
Tendai Musvuugwa   Zimbabwe
Ana Novoa Prof. D Richardson Spain (Univ of Vigo)
Ethel Phiri   South Africa
Adelle Roux Dr S Jackson South Africa
Gary Stafford Prof. NP Makunga South Africa

Other Offices

Centre for Invasion Biology

Prof DM Richardson

Web: www.sun.ac.za/cib

 

Antarctic Legacy of South Africa

john cooper

John Cooper
John Cooper, Principal Investigator, Antarctic Legacy of South Africa


Research Associate: Department of Botany and Zoology, Stellenbosch University

Contact Details
Tel: +27 21 808 3234
Email: 
antarcticlegacy@sun.ac.za

www.antarcticlegacy.org

ria olivier

Ria Olivier
Co-Investigator/Archivist/Project Manager, Antarctic Legacy of South Africa

NeDICC (Network of Data & Information Curation Communities)-Member

Contact Details
Tel: +27 21 808 3234
Email: 
antarcticlegacy@sun.ac.za

www.antarcticlegacy.org

anche louw

Anché Louw

Technical assistant, Antarctic Legacy of South Africa

Contact Details
Tel: +27 21 808 3234
Email: 
antarcticlegacy@sun.ac.za

www.antarcticlegacy.org

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