Post-doctoral associates and Students

Current post-doctoral associates

Current PhD Students

  • Mr Ross Shackleton  PhD in Botany, Stellenbosch University: "An assessment of Prosopis spp from a global to a local scale: Towards a strategic management plan for this conflict of interest alien invasive species in South Africa".  (Year started: 2014)  — co-supervisor, with D. le Maitre. 
    E-mail: rosss@sun.ac.za 
    Web page: http://academic.sun.ac.za/cib/team/academic/rshackleton.asp 

Current MSc Students

  • Ms Susan Canavan  MSc, Stellenbosch University: "Bamboo cultivation in South Africa — An assessment of the potential impacts and developing guidelines for cultivation best practices".  (Year started: 2014)  — co-supervisor. 
    E-mail: scanavan@sun.ac.za 
    Web page: http://academic.sun.ac.za/cib/team/academic/scanavan.asp 
  • Mr Phil McLean  MSc, Stellenbosch University: "Constraints faced by small municipalities in South Africa in implementing strategies for invasive alien species management".  (Year started: 2015)  — principal supervisor. 
    E-mail: p.mclean@sanbi.org.za 
  • Ms Elana Mostert  MSc, Stellenbosch University: "Identifying priority areas for active restoration after alien plant clearance in the City of Cape Town".  (Year started: 2014)  — co-supervisor, with M. Gaertner. 
    E-mail: elanamoster@gmail.com 
  • Mr Jacques van Rensburg  MSc, Stellenbosch University: "Managing invasive alien plants on private land in the Western Cape – Insights from Vergelegen Estate".  (Year started: 2013) 
    E-mail: vanrensburgj@vergelegen.co.za 
  • Mr Gareth Walker  MSc, Stellenbosch University: "Plotting the distributional range of Ailanthus altissima (Tree of Heaven) and determining priority areas in which feasible eradication is required".  (Year started: 2015)  — principal supervisor. 
    E-mail: garethw@sun.ac.za 

Alumni (Past Post-doctoral associates and Students)

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