C·I·B Teams

C·I·B Steering Committee


Prof Eugene Cloete

Vice-Rector (Research, Innovation & Postgraduate Studies), Stellenbosch University (Chair of the Board)

Dr Sarah Davies

Deputy Director, Centre for Invasion Biology, Stellenbosch University

Prof John Donaldson

Chief Director: Applied Biodiversity Research Division, South African National Biodiversity Institute

Dr Piero Genovesi

Head of Wildlife Service, Institute for Environmental Protection and Research (ISPRA)

Director Biosecurity

Director Biosecurity, Environmental Programmes Branch as a representative of Department of Environment, Forestry & Fisheries

Dr Makobetsa Khati

Executive Director, Research Chairs and Centres of Excellence (RCCE) Programme, NRF

Prof Laura Meyerson

Professor of Habitat Restoration Ecology, Coastal Institute at Kingston, University of Rhode Island

Dr Angus Paterson

Managing Director of the South African Institute for Aquatic Biodiversity (SAIAB), a National Facility of the National Research Foundation

Prof Dave Richardson

Director, Centre for Invasion Biology, Faculty of Science, Stellenbosch University; and Emeritus Professor, Department of Botany and Zoology, Stellenbosch University

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Mr Nathan Sassman

Director of the Centres of Excellence (CoE) Programme, NRF

Prof Sheona Shackleton

Professor and Deputy Director, African Climate and Development Initiative (ACDI), University of Cape Town

Prof Michael Somers

Lecturer at the Centre for Wildlife Management, University of Pretoria

Prof Louise Warnich

Dean of the Faculty of Sciences at Stellenbosch University