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Postdoctoral Fellowship Positions

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Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunity Available:​​​
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Postdoctoral Fellowship

Molecular Breeding & Biodiversity (MBB) Research Group, Department of Genetics. 

Scope of Research: Research within applied milieu of animal production, conservation management and sustainable  development of the bio- and oceans economy of South Africa.


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31  August 2024
Prof Clint Rhode
Postdoctoral Research Fellowship

School of Accountancy & Stellenbosch Business School

Scope of Research: The role of good governance in improving the quality of sustainability reporting. 


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22 July 2024
Mrs Esmari Huysamen
Postdoctoral Fellowship

Department of Horticulture & Department of Mechanical  Engineering (collaborative)

Scope of Research: Digital Shadowing of Citrus Supply: Optimising Market Rentention and Access


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15  July 2024Dr Tarl Berry​
Postdoctoral Research Fellowship

Department of Chemistry and Polymer Science

Scope of Research: The project aims to develop an automated, accurate and flexible software program suitable for both preliminary and advanced method development in LC x LC. 


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30 June 2024
Prof André de Villiers
Postdoctoral Fellowship

Department of Forest & Wood Science

Scope of Research: Understanding water-use and carbon sequestration strategies and efficiencies between young eucalypts, from planting to about 2 years, grown at differing levels of physiological stress. 


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30 June 2024
Dr David Drew
Postdoctoral Fellowship

Department of Sociology and Social Anthropology 

Scope of Research: Examination of the intersection between new security threats, defence oversights, the responsibility to protect (R2P), and the protection of civilians. The project aims to evaluate whether the South African military has the necessary resources, guidance, oversight, and accountability measures to protect civilians under threat.


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28 June 2024
Prof Lindy Heinecken
Postdoctoral Fellowship

South African Grape and Wine Research Institute, Department of Viticulture and Oenology

Project Title: Holistic investigation into the impact of yeast nutrient availability on wine flavour composition


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19 June 2024
Prof Benoit Divol
Postdoctoral Research Fellowship

African Rainbow Minerals (RAM) Chair in GeoMetallurgy.
Department of Chemical Engineering and Department of Earth Science

Research Focus: To derive additional value from low grade manganese resources, including those currently found as tailings material at surface.

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15 June 2024
Dr Bjorn Von der Heyden
Postdoctoral Fellowship

Host-Directed Therapeutics (HDTs) Group, Division Of Molecular Biology and Health Scsiences

Scope of Research: in vitro and in vivo research projects focusing on tuberculosis and cancer


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15 June 2024
Prof Baker 
Postdoctoral  Research Fellowship

Macroeconomics​

Department of Economics

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15 January 2024
 (or until the position is filled)

Prof Guangling Liu​
Postdoctoral Research Fellowship:
Eco-evolutionary modelling of biodiversity changes in open adaptive communities.​

Scope of Research: This project aims to use mathematical and statistical tools to monitor and predict the dynamics and patterns of community transitions when facing cross-scale stressors, such as habitat loss, biological invasions, and climate change. It brings together advanced mathematical models and statistical methods with real biodiversity data to create in-depth understanding of how ecological communities and interaction networks assemble and operate in changing environments. ​

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This call remains open until filled or 31/12/2028
​Ms JE Swart

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