Integrated Pest Management Initiative
Welcome to Stellenbosch University

Staff and Students

​​Academic Staff

Pia Addison​​
​Associate Professor
Integrated Pest Management

John Terblanche
Applied Physiological

Antoinette Malan
Associate Professor
Entomopathogenic Nematodes and Fungi
+27 21 808 3299

​Nomakholwa Stokwe
Lecturer: Nematology
Entomopathogenic Nematodes and Fungi
+27 21 808 2546


​Shelley Johnson
Controlled Atmosphere and Temperature Treatment System (CATTS)​
+27 21 808 2694​

​Minette Karsten
Insect Physiology and Genetics
Matthew Addison
Integrated Pest Management
+27 21 808 9517

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​Post Doctoral Fellows

Francois Gulu Bekker
Machine Learning, Integrated Pest Management
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​Leigh Steyn
Integrated Pest Management
Renate Smit
Controlled Atmosphere and Temperature Treatment System​

​​PhD Students
Caro Kapp
Nematodes as bioindicators of Soil Health

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​Francois du Preez
Biological control options against false codling moth
Lethodi Mathulwe
Control of Obscure mealybug using entomopathogenic fungi

Erika Huisamen
Gene flow and transcriptomics of false codling moth

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Henriek Bosua
Nutritional physiology of invasive Tephritidae

​Murray Dunn
In vitro culture of entomopathogenic nematodes

​MSc Students​
Abdul Jacobs
Collembola as soil health indicators

​Amandrie Louw
Insect diversity in annual crops
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Ansuli Theron
Cover crops

Chantelle Smit
Host shift determination and digestive physiology of insect pests

​Makhosazana Ngwenya
CATTS for the control of Western flower thrips

​Susana das Neves
Biological control of Bagrada bug

​Steffan Hansen
Physiology and taxonomy of banded fruit weevil

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