People: Past and Present

PhD Students

Dr Andrew David411672_3220341582514_302209194_o

I completed my B.Sc. and M.Sc. in Biology in New York at St. Johns University and Hofstra University respectively.Thereafter I spent three years in South Africa, conducting doctoral research, which involved predicting the spread of a potentially invasive polychaete, Boccardia proboscidea on the southern African coast. Read more…


MSc Students

Safiyya Seddick

I’m in the pursuit of knowledge. S_SeddickAt least that’s what my degrees from UCT, UWC and my quest for an MSc degree from Stellenbosch University would tell you (if they could speak).

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Lee Williams416747_3220772233280_1057312469_o

I completed my BSc in Cellular and molecular biotechnology, Hons in Wine-biotechnology, and MSc in Zoology (population genetics).  Read more…

Sandy van Niekerk

I completed my undergraduate studies at the SandyUniversity of Stellenbosch in Biodiversity and Ecology. This was followed up by both a Honnours and Master’s degree in Zoology. During my master’s I worked on the spionid Polydora hopluraRead more…


Honours Students

Stephanie de Lange577314_3664744671551_159039717_n

I am a Namibian citizen. From 2008-2011, I did my Undergraduate degree (BSc) and Honours (Zoology) at the University of Stellenbosch. Read more…


Interns

Melissa Boonzaaier472468_3220222899547_33897810_o

Hi Fellow Marine Invertebrate Lovers! I am currently a doctoral candidate at the University at the Western Cape, based at the Iziko South African Museum in Cape Town. Read more…