The early career research leader fellowship (ECRLF)

The ECRLF is an initiative of the Future Africa Institute at the University of Pretoria (UP) funded by the Carnegie Corporation of New York (CCNY). It serves early career research leaders in basic and applied sciences, engineering, social sciences, the humanities and the arts.


Forward from the Vice-Chancellor and Principal, University of Pretoria: Prof Tawana Kupe on Page 1. "Developing research leaders in Africa for Africa."


ECRLF Programme Managers: Prof Wanda Markotter on the right (and the Future Africa Research Chair for People, Health and Place) and Rachel Fischer (left) on Page 5. "The University of Pretoria has invested substantially in the development of the Future Africa Institute to respond to the needs for intensification of transdisciplinary science leadership in Africa" - Prof Wanda Markotter