Prof Brian van Wilgen

Brian von W

Brian van Wilgen studied Forestry at Stellenbosch University, graduating with a BSc degree in 1974 and an Honours degree in 1977. He completed a Masters and PhD degrees in Botany at […]


12TH ANNUAL MEETING OF AFRICAN SCIENCE ACADEMIES (AMASA) CONFERENCE THEME: POVERTY REDUCTION Welcome from Host OrganisationProf Barney Pityana, Vice-President, ASSAf Welcome from Partner Organisation Prof Yousuf Maudarbocus, Vice-President, NASAC Keynote […]

Yahya Choonara and Marlien Pieters

AU TWAS Prize for Young Scientists 2

Yahya Choonara Prof Yahya Choonara received the award forBasic Sciences, Technology and Innovation. He is an Associate Professor of Pharmaceutics in the Department of Pharmacy and Pharmacology at the University […]

Anusuya Chinsamy-Turan

Anusuya Chinsamy Turan

Anusuya Chinsamy-Turan Prof Anusuya Chinsamy-Turan is a palaeobiologist and Head of the Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Cape Town. She is a global expert on the microscopic […]

Dorit Hockman and Justin Nono Komguep

Sydney Brenner 2015 2

Dorit Hockman Dr Dorit Hockman received her undergraduate and MSc degrees from the University of Cape Town and did her PhD at the University of Cambridge as part of the […]

Quest Magazine Details

Quest Magazine Details Editor Sue Matthews Editorial Board Himla Soodyall (EO: ASSAf) (Chair) Jane Carruthers (South African Journal of Science) Debra Meyer (University of Johannesburg) Caradee Wright (MRC) Kevin Govender […]

Robin Crewe

Robin Crewe

Robin Michael Crewe was born on 18 February 1946 in Johannesburg and spent the early part of his childhood on a farm near Steelpoort in the Mpumalanga Province of South […]