Meet the RISE Scientists
 
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Meet the Scientists

Namesort descending Nationality
Network
Completed Degree

Agostinho Vilanculos

PhD in Hydrology from Rhodes University

Mozambican

SSAWRN

April 2015


Alcino Nhacume

MSc in Geohydrology from Eduardo Mondlane University (UEM)

Mozambican

SSAWRN


Andrew Tamale

PhD in Public Health from Makerere University, Uganda

Ugandan

SSAWRN


Bame Sanah Keabetswe

MPhil in Natural Resources Management – Environmental Chemistry from the Okavango Research Institute (ORI), University of Botswana

Motswana

SSAWRN

October 2016


Boluwaji Onabolu

PhD in Water Resource Science from the Institute for Water Research (IWR), Rhodes University

Nigerian

SSAWRN

April 2014


Celsus Sente

PhD in Wildlife Disease Epidemiology from Makerere University

Ugandan

SSAWRN


Chabala Mbao

MSc in Physical Geography from Rhodes University

South African

SSAWRN

December 2016


Claire Sendela

MSc in Geohydrology from Eduardo Mondlane University (UEM)

Mozambican

SSAWRN


Coli Ndzabandzaba

PhD in Hydrology from the Institute for Water Research (IWR), Rhodes University, Grahamstown, South Africa

Swazi

SSAWRN


David Gwapedza

PhD in Hydrology from Rhodes University

Zimbabwean

SSAWRN


Dionis Rugai

PhD in Hydrology from the Institute for Water Research (IWR), Rhodes University

Tanzanian

SSAWRN


Egídio Lucas Govate

MSc in Hydrogeology from Eduardo Mondlane University

Mozambican

SSAWRN

November 2013


Elias Muhumuza Kaburuku

MSc in Environment and Natural Resources from Makerere University

Ugandan

SSAWRN


Emmanuel Captain Vellemu

PhD in Water Resources Science from the Institute for Water Research (IWR), Rhodes University, South Africa

Malawian

SSAWRN

April 2018


Emmanuel Obukui

MSc in Livestock Development, Planning, and Management from Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda

Ugandan

SSAWRN


Eunice Makungu

PhD in Hydrology from the Institute for Water Research (IWR), Rhodes University, South Africa

Tanzanian

SSAWRN


Francis O. Arimoro

Postdoctoral Fellowship at the Institute for Water Research, Rhodes University (January–December 2009)

Nigerian

SSAWRN

December 2009


Francisco Macaringue

MSc in Geohydrology from Eduardo Mondlane University

Mozambican

SSAWRN


Gaolathe Tsheboeng

MPhil in Natural Resource Management from the Okavango Research Institute (ORI), University of Botswana

Motswana

SSAWRN

October 2013


Gosaitse Tubatsi

MPhil in Natural Resource Management: Environmental Health from the Okavango Research Institute (ORI), University of Botswana

Motswana

SSAWRN


Irene Naigaga

PhD in Ichthyology from Rhodes University

Ugandan

SSAWRN

April 2013


Jane Louise Tanner

PhD in Hydrology from the Institute for Water Research (IWR), Rhodes University, South Africa

South African

SSAWRN

April 2014


Joseph Erume

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Wildlife and Animal Resource Management, Makerere University (2009-2010)

Ugandan

SSAWRN

December 2010


Justine Ekou

MSc in Molecular Biology and Biotechnology from Makerere University

Ugandan

SSAWRN

April 2013


Kelebogile Gaone Cole Mpho

MPhil in Natural Resource Management from the Okavango Research Institute (ORI), University of Botswana

Motswana

SSAWRN

April 2014


Keotshephile Mosimane

PhD in Natural Resources Management – Water Resource Science from Okavango Research Institute (ORI), University of Botswana (UB)

Motswana

SSAWRN


Krasposy Kujinga

PhD in Natural Resource Management – Sociology from the Okavango Research Institute (ORI), University of Botswana (UB)

Zimbabwean

SSAWRN

July 2015


Mathews Tsirizeni

PhD in Natural Resources Management – Hydrology from the Okavango Research Institute (ORI), University of Botswana

Malawian

SSAWRN


Moseki Ronald Motsholapheko

PhD in Natural Resources Management from the Okavango Research Institute (ORI), University of Botswana

Motswana

SSAWRN

October 2013


Nqobizitha Siziba

PhD in Freshwater Science from the Okavango Research Institute (ORI), University of Botswana

Zimbabwean

SSAWRN

October 2013


Oghenekaro Nelson Odume

PhD in Water Resource Science from Rhodes University, South Africa, April 2014

MSc with Distinction in Water Resource Science from Rhodes University, April 2011

Nigerian

SSAWRN

April 2014


Paul Kojo Mensah

PhD in Water Resource Science from the Institute for Water Research, Rhodes University, South Africa in April 2013.

Ghanaian

SSAWRN

April 2013


Pedro Roberto Timba

MSc in Hydrogeology from Eduardo Mondlane University

Mozambican

SSAWRN

November 2013


Raphael Tshimanga

PhD in Hydrology from the Institute for Water Research, Rhodes University

Congolese

SSAWRN

April 2012


Sbongiseni Christian Mazibuko

MSc in Hydrology from Rhodes University

South African

SSAWRN

December 2016


Sithabile Tirivarombo

PhD in Water Resource Science from Rhodes University

Zimbabwean

SSAWRN

August 2012


Thabiso Mohobane

PhD in Hydrology from Rhodes University, South Africa

Mosotho

SSAWRN

April 2015


Venâncio Taimo

MSc in Geohydrology from Eduardo Mondlane University

Mozambican

SSAWRN


Zwidofhelangani Lidzhegu

PhD in Water Resources Science from Rhodes University

South African

SSAWRN