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Africa, Charlene

Professor medical microbiology, PhD (Medicine), MSc (Dentistry), Honorary BSc Hons (Oral Biology), Diploma Clinical Pathology and Specialist Diploma Medical Microbiology. Worked in industry, state and private pathology as well as academic research institutes.   Served three terms as Deputy Dean (Gender and Equity) in the Faculty of Science, 23 years as Cluster Head for Medical Microbiology and special assistant to the Rector/Vice-Chancellor in 2014.   

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Ahmed, Riham K. I

Lecturer at Department of Applied Mathematics, Faculty f Mathematical Sciences, University of Khartoum where I received the bachelor degree in Mathematics and Computer Science. I received the master degree in Mathematics from African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS-Ghana). Passionate about mathematical application in modelling simulation of physical systems.

 

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Bialostocka, Olga

Dr Olga’s research expertise lies in the field of socio-cultural development and heritage management. She holds a PhD from Warsaw University and a DEA from Université de Paris – Sorbonne. Her experience includes work at two UNESCO World Heritage sites. She was also a Postdoc Fellow at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Olga received NRF Y rating.

  

   
   
   

 

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Coetzee, Maureen

Professor Coetzee is a Fellow of the Royal Society of South Africa, Fellow of the Royal Entomological Society, Fellow of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene. She is Currently Director of the Wits Research Institute for Malaria at the University of the Witwatersrand. She holds a DST/NRF Research Chair in Medical Entomology & Vector Control.She has published over 200 scientific papers and book chapters. Awards include the Elsdon Dew Medal (2014), DST Distinguished Women Scientist in the Life Sciences (2015), a Certificate of Distinction from the Council of the International Congresses of Entomology, USA (2016) and a finalist in the Standard Bank Top Women Awards (2016). She has recently been appointed to the Malaria Policy Advisory Committee of the World Health Organization.

 

   
   
   

 

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Kenfack, Sonia

Dr Sonia Kenfack received her PhD in April 2017 from Rhodes University, South Africa. Her PhD research focused on management of water hyacinth in the Wouri Basin (Cameroon), a project which allowed her to get the OWSD scholarship, and an equipment grant from IDEAL Wild. She likes read, travel.

   
   

 

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 Muchira, irene wanjiku

After graduating from University in the year 2001, Irene worked at Secondary school as a physics teacher. Later in 2008, she tutored electronics at technical institute. In September 2010 she enrolled for MSC in electronics and instrumentation at Kenyatta University. In June 2014, she joined Technical University of Mombasa as a tutorial fellow. In June 2015, she joined kirinyaga University at same position. She is currently pursuing Doctoral studies in physics (electronics and instrumentation) at Kenyatta University and University of South Africa (UNISA).

   
   

 

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Van Wyk, Jo-Ansie

Professor Jo-Ansie van Wyk lectures International Politics at the University of South Africa (Unisa), Pretoria, South Africa. She has completed a D Phil (International Relations) on South Africa’s post-apartheid nuclear diplomacy.

 

   
   
   

 

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