NRF Rated Researchers

No Title Surname Initials Rating Rating category Research Specialization
1 Prof Taylor PJ B3
Internationally acclaimed researcher

 

Mammalogy, Ecology, Systematics
2 Prof Moodley YM C1 Established researcher

 

Molecular Ecology, Evolutionary Genetics, Phylogeography, Microbial Evolution, Genomics, Population Genetics, Bioinformatics

 

3 Prof Bessong PO C1 Established researcher

 

HIV – Drug Resistance, HIV Genetic Diversity, HIV Molecular Genetics, HIV 99and AIDS Global Health, O1Opportunistic Infections, HIV/AIDS,

Global Health

 

4 Dr Lee S C1 Established researcher

 

Phonetics and Phonology African Languages, Phonology Tsonga Language, Phonetics and Phonology Acoustic phonetics Intonation (Phonetics) Language and Languages,

Phonology Tsonga language, Syntax Bantu Linguistics & Language Documentation Descriptive Linguistics

 

5 Senior Prof Ekosse GE C1 Established researcher

 

Chemistry of Clay Minerals, Clay Minerals, Applied, Environmental Geology, Environmental Health, Extraction Metallurgy, Soil Mineralogy, Environmental Geochemistry

 

6 Dr Ndogmo J C2 Established researcher

 

Lie Groups, Differential Equations,

Mathematical Finance

 

7 Prof Samie A C2 Established researcher

 

Molecular Parasitology and Water Related Parasitology, Childhood Diarrhea and Malnutrition, Immunomodulatory Effects of

Medicinal Plants, Opportunistic Infections in HIV and AIDS, Infectious Diseases, Opportunistic Infections, HIV and AIDS – Research, Candida and HIV, Parasites

 

8 Prof Foord SH C2 Established researcher

 

Invertebrate Diversity, Spider Systematics, Spider Ecology

 

9 Prof Jideani AIO C2 Established researcher

 

Food Sciences, Cereal Science, Starch Chemistry, Food and Nutrition, Protein Chemistry, Food Chemistry, Food Microbiology, Medical Microbiology

 

10 Prof Shonhai A C2 Established researcher

 

Cell Stress and Chaperones, Intermolecular Interactions, Nanotechnology, Infectious Diseases, Malaria – Cell Biology

 

11 Prof Potgieter N C2 Established researcher

 

Drinking Water, Infectious Diseases,

Environmental Health

 

12 Prof Garira W C2 Established researcher

 

Biomathematics

 


13
Prof Ochara M C2 Established Researcher

 

Digital Transformation (e.g. Open Government, e-Government and e-Commerce), Inter-Organizational Information Systems; ICT Strategy & Infrastructure Development; and Business Intelligence & Analytics

 

14 Prof Jegede AO C2 Established researcher

 

International Human Rights Law; Climate Change

 

15 Prof Gwata ET C3 Established researcher

 

Plant Breeding, Plant Breeding (Genetics)

 

16 Prof Maputle S C3 Established researcher

 

Maternal Health, Child Health, Sexual and Reproductive Health

 

17 Prof Mapaya G C3 Established researcher African music
18 Prof Babalola S C3 Established researcher

 

Entrepreneurial Behavior, Work Ethic,

Industrial and Organizational Psychology, Women and Gender Studies, Organizational Behavior, Attitudes and Beliefs, Organizational

Commitment, Health Behavior

19 Prof Gitari WM C3 Established researcher

 

Natural Water and Environmental Chemistry, Water and Effluent Management, Environmental Geochemistry, Environmental Remediation, Environmental Pollution, Environmental Analytical Chemistry, Environmental Pollution Monitoring, Phytoremediation, Acid Mine Drainage Remediation, Abandoned Mines

 

20 Prof Makgopa MA C3 Established researcher African Languages – Linguistics
21 Prof Shateyi S C3 Established Researcher

 

Fluid Mechanics, Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics, Fluid Mechanics Thermodynamics Energy Systems, Computational Mathematics, Numerical Methods/Analysis

 

22 Dr Chari T C3 Established Researcher

 

Political Communication, Media Representation, Media Ethics, Digital Media, Music Theory, Popular Culture & Journalism Practice

 

23 Dr Sigauke C C3 Established Researcher Probabilistic Electricity Demand Forecasting and Solar Energy Modelling and Environmental Systems
24 Dr Ndlovu I

 

C3

Established Researcher

 

Prison Narratives, Language and Literature

 

 

25 Dr Mwale M Y2 Promising young researcher

 

Animal Production, Animal Nutrition, Animal Health, Household Food Security

 

26 Dr Diko Makia LB Y2 Promising young researcher

 

Applied Clay Mineralogy, Environmental Geology, Medical Geology, Geochemistry

 

27 Dr Swanepoel LH Y2 Promising young researcher

 

Wildlife Management, Wildlife Population Estimation, Wildlife Ecology, Wildlife Modelling, Wildlife Conservation & Agroecology

 

28 Dr Tavengwa TN Y2 Promising young researcher

 

Chemical Sciences; Physical Sciences

 

29 Dr Edokpayi JN Y2

 

Promising young researcher

Environmental Sciences; Chemical Sciences; Water Resources; Environmental Engineering

 

30 Dr Makungo R Y2 Promising young researcher

 

Environmental Sciences; Hydrology and Water Resources

 

31 Dr Makhado L Y2 Promising researcher

 

Health and Medical Sciences; Nursing Sciences; Psychosocial Effects of HIV and AIDS

 

             
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