Research Leaders

University of Pretoria

Research leaders include UP associated academics 

Dr Ahmed, Yusuf Abdullahi

Dr Ahmed, Yusuf Abdullahi
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Zoology and Entomology

Dr Badenhorst, Heinrich

Dr Badenhorst, Heinrich
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment & IT
Chemical Engineering

Dr Barnard, Taryn

Dr Barnard, Taryn
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Engineering, Built Environment and IT
Graduate School of Technology Management

Dr Barzegar, Farshad

Dr Barzegar, Farshad
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Engineering, Built Environment and IT
Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering

Dr Bayne, Helen

Dr Bayne, Helen
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Sport, Exercise Medicine and Lifestyle Institute

Dr Bester, Janette

Dr Bester, Janette
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Health Science
Physiology

Dr Breed, Ida

Dr Breed, Ida
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Engeneering, Built Environment & IT
Architecture

Dr Carrim, Nasima

Dr Carrim, Nasima
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Humanties
Management Studies

Dr Chapwanya, Michael

Dr Chapwanya, Michael
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Mathematics and Applied Mathematics

Dr Coetzee, Martin

Dr Coetzee, Martin
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Genetics

Dr Coetzee, Vinet

Dr Coetzee, Vinet
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Genetics

Dr Cosa, Sekelwa

Dr Cosa, Sekelwa
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Microbiology and Plant Pathology

Dr Coussens, Anna

Dr Coussens, Anna
South Africa
University of Cape Town
Health Sciences
Pathology

Prof de Jongh, Derick

Prof de Jongh, Derick
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Economic and Management Sciences
Albert Luthuli Centre for Responsible Leadership

Dr Der Linde, Jeannie

Dr Der Linde, Jeannie
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Humanties
Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology

Prof Diale,  Mmantsae

Prof Diale, Mmantsae
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Physics

Dr Dube, Zorodzai

Dr Dube, Zorodzai
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Theology
New Testament Studies

Dr Duong, Tuan

Dr Duong, Tuan
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Forestry and Agricultural Biotechnology Institute

Dr Esposito, Giulia

Dr Esposito, Giulia
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Veterinary Science
Production Animal Studies

Prof Fioramonti, Lorenzo

Prof Fioramonti, Lorenzo
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Humanities
Centre for the Study of Governance Innovation

Dr Fouche, Ilse

Dr Fouche, Ilse
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Humanties
Linguistics

Prof Fourie, Willem

Prof Fourie, Willem
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Theology
Dogmatics & Christian Ethics

Prof Ganswindt , Andre

Prof Ganswindt , Andre
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Natural and Agricultural Science
Mammal Research Institute

Dr Greve, Michelle

Dr Greve, Michelle
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Plant and Soil Sciences

Dr Hamersma, Herman

Dr Hamersma, Herman
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Engineering, Built Environment and IT
Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering

Dr Helbig, Marde

Dr Helbig, Marde
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Engineering and Built Sciences and IT
Computer Science

Dr Hlatshwayo, Thulani

Dr Hlatshwayo, Thulani
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Physics

Dr Hoareau, Thierry

Dr Hoareau, Thierry
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Natural & Agricultural Sciences
Genetics

Prof Hurley, Brett

Prof Hurley, Brett
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Forestry and Agricultural Biotechnology Institute

Dr Hussey , Steven

Dr Hussey , Steven
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Genetics

Dr Jami, Fahimeh

Dr Jami, Fahimeh
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Forestry and Agricultural Biotechnology Institute

Dr Kanengoni, Herbert

Dr Kanengoni, Herbert
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Economic and Management Studies
Human Resource Management

Dr Keough, Natalie

Dr Keough, Natalie
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Health Sciences
Anatomy

Dr Kruger, Tjaart

Dr Kruger, Tjaart
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Physics

Prof Lall, Namrita

Prof Lall, Namrita
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Plant Science

Dr Lawal, Akeem

Dr Lawal, Akeem
Nigeria
Maritime Academy of Nigeria, Oron
School of Nautical Studies
Meteorology and Coastal Management

Dr Le Roux, Elizabeth

Dr Le Roux, Elizabeth
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Engineering and Built Sciences and IT
Information Science

Dr Lehloenya, Khoboso

Dr Lehloenya, Khoboso
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Veterinary Science
Animal Science

Ms Liebenberg, Leandi

Ms Liebenberg, Leandi
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Health Sciences
Anatomy

Dr Makhalanyane, Thulani

Dr Makhalanyane, Thulani
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Genetics

Dr Mampane, Ruth

Dr Mampane, Ruth
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Education
Educational Psychology

Dr Maree, Sarita

Dr Maree, Sarita
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Genetics

Dr McTaggart, Alistair

Dr McTaggart, Alistair
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Forestry and Agricultural Biotechnology Institute

Dr Mizrachi, Eshchar

Dr Mizrachi, Eshchar
South Africa
Univeristy of Pretoria
Natural & Agricultural Science
Genetics

Dr Moela, Pontsho

Dr Moela, Pontsho
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Genetics

Prof Moleleki, Lucy

Prof Moleleki, Lucy
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Microbiology and Plant Pathology

Dr Morar, Darshana

Dr Morar, Darshana
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Veterinary Science
Veterinary Tropical Diseases

Mr Morris, Neil

Mr Morris, Neil
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Health Sciences
Forensic Medicine

Ms Morwane, Refilwe

Ms Morwane, Refilwe
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Humanities
Centre for Augmentative and Alternative Communication

Ms Muller , Carmen

Ms Muller , Carmen
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Animal and Wildlife Science

 Murambadoro, Ruth

Murambadoro, Ruth
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Humanities
Centre for Sexualities, Aids & Gender

Dr Mwangi, Sarah

Dr Mwangi, Sarah
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Bioinformatics

Prof Naidoo, Sanushka

Prof Naidoo, Sanushka
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Genetics

Dr Ndlovu, Ndukuyakhe

Dr Ndlovu, Ndukuyakhe
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Humanities
Anthropology and Archaeology

Dr Niemand, Jandeli

Dr Niemand, Jandeli
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Biochemistry

Dr Nthontho, Maitumeleng

Dr Nthontho, Maitumeleng
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Education
Educational Psychology

Dr Oosthuizen, Maria

Dr Oosthuizen, Maria
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Zoology

Dr Phulukdaree, Alisa

Dr Phulukdaree, Alisa
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Health Sciences
Physiology

Prof Pirk, Christian

Prof Pirk, Christian
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Zoology and Entomology

Ms Pule, Neo

Ms Pule, Neo
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Humanities
Psychology

Dr Ramond, Jean-Baptiste

Dr Ramond, Jean-Baptiste
South Africa
University of Pretoria
The Centre for Microbiology Ecology and Genomics (CMEG)

Dr Razafimandimby, Paul

Dr Razafimandimby, Paul
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Mathematics and Applied Mathematics

Dr Rifkin, Riaan

Dr Rifkin, Riaan
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Centre for Microbial Ecology and Genomics

Ms Serem, June

Ms Serem, June
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Health Sciences
Anatomy

Dr Sibeko-Matjila, Kgomotso

Dr Sibeko-Matjila, Kgomotso
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Veterinary Science
Veterinary Tropical Diseases

Prof Slippers, Bernard

Prof Slippers, Bernard
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Forestry and Agricultural Biotechnology Institute

Dr Smit, Paul

Dr Smit, Paul
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Humanties
Human Resource Management

Prof Sole, Catherine

Prof Sole, Catherine
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Zoology and Entomology

Dr Steyn, Francois

Dr Steyn, Francois
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Humanties
Social Work and Crimonology

Dr Tekane, Rethabile

Dr Tekane, Rethabile
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Chemistry

Dr Van Schoor, Albert

Dr Van Schoor, Albert
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Health Sciences
Anatomy

Dr Van Staden, Surette

Dr Van Staden, Surette
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Education

Dr Vorster, Juan

Dr Vorster, Juan
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Plant and Soil Sciences

Prof Vorster, Mariza

Prof Vorster, Mariza
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Health Sciences
Nuclear Medicine

Mrs White, Robyn

Mrs White, Robyn
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Humanties
Centre for Augmentative and Alternative Communication

Dr Wielenga, Cori

Dr Wielenga, Cori
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Centre for the Study of Governance Innovation

Dr Wilke, Nico

Dr Wilke, Nico
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Engineering and Built Sciences
Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering

Prof Wingfield , Michael J

Prof Wingfield , Michael J
South Africa
University of Pretoria
Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Forestry and Agricultural Biotechnology Institute