Lab Alumni2018-03-05T19:56:36+00:00

Lab Alumni


Dr. Madeleine Barton – Postdoctoral Researcher

Project title: Predicting how agricultural insect pests in South Africa will respond to climate change.



Dr. Welma Pieterse – Phd

Project title: Forecasting the invasion potential of bactrocera invadens in the Western Cape of South Africa using a trait-based approach.



Marcé Doubell – Masters student

 Project title: Investigating the biology and ecology of katydid (Orthoptera: Tettigoniidae) pests in vineyards of the Western Cape, South Africa.



Sinead O’Toole – Masters student

Project title: Testing metabolic cold adaptation in Drosophila melanogaster along a latitudinal gradient in Australia

Frank Chidawanyika

Matt Lachenicht

Helene Basson

Paige Potter

Dr. Casper Nyamukondiwa

Nanike Esterhuizen – Masters student

(co-supervisors: Dr S. Clusella-Trullas & Dr C. van Daalen)

Zoe de Jager  – Masters student

(primary supervisor: Dr P. Addison)

Ruben Schoombie – Masters student

(co-supervisors: Dr S. Clusella-Trullas)

Rebecca Shinner –  Masters student

(supervisor: Dr S. Clusella-Trullas)

Wilmari Uys – Masters student

(co-supervisors: Dr Leigh Boardman & Dr. Kate Mitchell)

Vernon Steyn  – Masters student

(co-supervisors: Dr Kate Mitchell)

Dr. Berlize Groenewald – Phd

(co-supervisor: Prof. Steven Chown)

Dr. Minette Karsten – Phd

(supervisor: Dr P. Addison)

Dr. Elsje Kleynhans –  Phd

(supervisor: Prof. D. Conlong)

Dr. Matt Hill – Phd

Dr. Leigh Boardman – Phd

Dr. Kate Mitchell – Phd

Dr. Bev Grieshaber – Phd