Meet the RISE Scientists
 
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Meet the Scientists

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Adefunke Abosede Fabuyide

PhD in Metallurgical Engineering from the University of the Witwatersrand

Nigerian AMSEN

Adewumi Isaac Popoola

MSc & PhD in Physics from the University of the Witwatersrand

Nigerian AMSEN

Agostinho Vilanculos

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

Mozambican SSAWRN

Benjamin Kumwenda

PhD in Bioinformatics from the University of Pretoria

Malawian SABINA

Catherine Kaluwa Kaingu

PhD in Animal Physiology from the University of Nairobi

Kenyan RISE-AFNNET

Charles Opiyo Ayieko

MSc & PhD in Physics from the University of Nairobi

Kenyan AMSEN

Christine Kyarimpa

PhD in Chemistry from Makerere University

Ugandan RISE-AFNNET

Clare Njoki Kimani

MSc in Pharmacology and Toxicology from the University of Nairobi

Kenyan RISE-AFNNET

Cosmas Mulwa Muiva

PhD in Physics from the University of Botswana

Kenyan AMSEN

Cyprian Mpinda

PhD in Biotechnology from the University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM)

Tanzanian SABINA

Davies Oladayo Folorunso

PhD in Metallurgical and Materials Engineering from the Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA)

Nigerian AMSEN

Dominic Ochwang'i

PhD in Animal Physiology from the University of Nairobi

Kenyan RISE-AFNNET

Dorothy Nampanzira

PhD in Livestock Nutrition from Makerere University

Ugandan RISE-AFNNET

Emmanuel Captain Vellemu

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

Malawian SSAWRN

Eulália Mugabe

PhD in Zoology from the University of Cape Town

Mozambican WIO-RISE

Eunice Makungu

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

Tanzanian SSAWRN

Faith Mabiki

PhD in Natural Products Chemistry from Sokoine University of Agriculture (SUA)

Tanzanian RISE-AFNNET

Fatai Olufemi Aramide

PhD in Materials Engineering from the Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA)

Nigerian AMSEN

Fialho P. J. Nehama

PhD in Physical Oceanography from the University of Cape Town

Mozambican WIO-RISE

Francis Mwonjoria

PhD in Marine Sciences from the Institute of Marine Sciences, University of Dar es Salaam (IMS-UDSM)

Kenyan WIO-RISE

Francis O. Arimoro

Postdoctoral Fellowship at the Institute for Water Research (IWR), Rhodes University

Nigerian SSAWRN

Gloria Ntombenhle Hlongwane

PhD in Chemical Engineering from the University of the Witwatersrand

South African AMSEN

Grace M. Mutia

PhD in Marine Sciences from the Institute of Marine Sciences, University of Dar es Salaam (IMS-UDSM)

Kenyan WIO-RISE

Immaculate Nakalembe

PhD in Veterinary Medicine from Makerere University

Ugandan RISE-AFNNET

Irene Thiguku Kamanja

PhD in Pharmacology and Toxicology from the University of Nairobi

Kenyan RISE-AFNNET

Isiaka Oluwole Oladele

PhD in Metallurgical and Materials Engineering (Composite Material Development) from the Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA)

Nigerian AMSEN

James M. Kuria

MSc in Natural Products and Bioprospecting from the University of Nairobi

Kenyan RISE-AFNNET

Jane Louise Tanner

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

South African SSAWRN

Jane Namukobe

PhD in Chemistry from Makerere University

Ugandan RISE-AFNNET

Jared Serem

PhD in Animal Nutrition from the University of Nairobi

Kenyan RISE-AFNNET

Jean Dam

PhD in Organic Chemistry from the University of the Witwatersrand

South African SABINA

Joelia Nasaka

PhD in Veterinary Medicine from Makerere University

Ugandan RISE-AFNNET

John Leslie Odda

PhD in Natural Products- Phyto Pharmacology from Makerere University

Ugandan RISE-AFNNET

John Nyiro Mwero

PhD in Engineering from the University of Nairobi

Kenyan AMSEN

Johnson Nasimolo

MSc in Veterinary Anatomy from the University of Nairobi

Kenyan RISE-AFNNET

Johnson Ngugi

MSc in Materials Science and Metallurgical Engineering from the University of Nairobi

Kenyan AMSEN

Joseph Erume

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Wildlife and Animal Resource Management at Makerere University

Ugandan SSAWRN

Joseph Kisivo Musau

PhD in Pharmacology and Toxicology from the University of Nairobi

Kenyan RISE-AFNNET

Joseph Mwanzia Nguta

PhD and Postdoctoral Fellowship in Pharmacology and Toxicology from the University of Nairobi

Kenyan RISE-AFNNET

Justin Omolo

PhD in Chemistry from the University of the Witwatersrand

Tanzanian SABINA

Kennedy Ngwira

MSc in Chemistry from the University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM)

PhD in Synthetic Chemistry from the University of the Witwatersrand

Malawian SABINA

Kenneth Njoroge

PhD in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Nairobi

Kenyan AMSEN

Krasposy Kujinga

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

Zimbabwean SSAWRN

Liberata Mwita

MSc in Biotechnology from the University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM)

PhD in Bioinformatics from the University of Pretoria

Tanzanian SABINA

Loice Njeri Kamau

PhD in Animal Physiology from the University of Nairobi

Kenyan RISE-AFNNET

Lydia Bunalema

PhD in Pharmacology from Makerere University

Ugandan RISE-AFNNET

Majuto C. Manyilizu

PhD in Physical Oceanography from the University of Cape Town

Tanzanian WIO-RISE

Micheni Kiraithe

MSc in Natural Products and Bioprospecting from the University of Nairobi

Kenyan RISE-AFNNET

Moseki Ronald Motsholapheko

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

Motswana SSAWRN

Nqobizitha Siziba

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

Zimbabwean SSAWRN

Oghenekaro Nelson Odume

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

Nigerian SSAWRN

Oluwatoyin Adenike Olaseinde

PhD in Metallurgy and Materials from the University of the Witwatersrand

Nigerian AMSEN

Omoyemi Ololade Ola-Omole

PhD in Mineral Engineering from the Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA)

Nigerian AMSEN

Patrick Engeu Ogwang

PhD in Pharmacy and Pharmacology from Makerere University

Ugandan RISE-AFNNET

Paul Kojo Mensah

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

Ghanaian SSAWRN

Peter Marko Weramwenja

PhD in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Nairobi

Kenyan AMSEN

Petrina Kapewangolo

PhD in Biochemistry from the University of Pretoria

Namibian SABINA

Rebecca Nalubega

PhD in Veterinary Medicine from Makerere University

Ugandan RISE-AFNNET

Ronald Okindo Onzago

MSc in Natural Products and Bioprospecting from the University of Nairobi

Kenyan RISE-AFNNET

Sammy K. Rotich

MSc in Materials Science and Metallurgical Engineering from the University of Nairobi

Kenyan AMSEN

Siajali Pamba

PhD in Marine Sciences from the Institute of Marine Sciences, University of Dar es Salaam (IMS-UDSM)

Tanzanian WIO-RISE

Sithabile Tirivarombo

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

Zimbabwean SSAWRN

Stanley Nedritu Wambugu

PhD in Comparative Animal Physiology from the University of Nairobi

Kenyan RISE-AFNNET

Suma Fahamu Kibonde

PhD in Natural Products Agriculture and Conservation from Sokoine University of Agriculture (SUA)

Tanzanian RISE-AFNNET

Sunette Walter

PhD in Microbiology from the University of Namibia (UNAM)

Namibian SABINA

Thabiso Mohobane

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

Mosotho SSAWRN

Timothy Ngigi Ngeru

MSc in Materials Science and Metallurgical Engineering from the University of Nairobi

Kenyan AMSEN

Tinotenda Shoko

MSc in Applied Chemistry from the University of Malawi, Chancellor College

PhD in Chemistry from the University of Pretoria

Zimbabwean SABINA

Valera L. Dias

PhD in Molecular and Cell Biology from the University of Cape Town

Mozambican WIO-RISE

Zachary Muthii Rukenya

MSc in Natural Products and Bioprospecting from the University of Nairobi

Kenyan RISE-AFNNET