Western Cape Department of Agriculture Researcher Profile
Job Title Candidate Scientific Technician

National Diploma: Nature Conservation,

B-tech: Nature Conservation

Research Focus

I studied Nature conservation at the Saasveld campus of the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University. During my studies I worked as an experiential student for professor Sue Milton and professor Richard Dean at RenuKaroo Veld Restoration CC in Prince Albert. Afterwards I managed a farm and nature reserve near Piketberg and then worked for a consultant specialising in mine rehabilitation. I’ve been working for the Western Cape Department of Agriculture since September 2013.

Research Location Arid regions of the Western Cape, including: Worcester Veld Reserve, Central Karoo, West Coast, Little Karoo, Sandveld.