Hussein Shimelis

Prof. Hussein Shimelis Professor and Chair of Crop Science 033 260 6474 Shimelish@ukzn.ac.za BSc Agriculture degree in Plant Sciences, MSc in Plant Breeding, PhD in Plant Breeding Crop Science Pietermaritzburg Campus I have over 25 years of teaching and research expertise in various institutions of higher learning in Africa.  I am Full Professor in Plant Breeding and Chair of Crop Science and Deputy Director of the ACCI at UKZN.   I have graduated to completion 40 Doctoral, 30 Masters and 11 Honours students and mentored two postdoc fellows from west, east and southern African countries. I have produced over 250 peer reviewed scientific publications and book

Alfred Odindo

Dr. Alfred Oduor Odindo Senior Lecturer 033 260 5425 odindoa@ukzn.ac.za Dip (Agric ) Egerton), MSc (Seed Science & Technology), Aberdeen, PhD (Crop Science) UKZN Crop Science Pietermaritzburg Campus Dr Odindo is a Crop Scientist with over 20 years’ experience in teaching and research. His  current  research focuses on understanding the interactions between engineering (sanitation innovations), agriculture and social systems and

Lembe Magwaza

Prof. Lembe Samukelo Magwaza Associate Professor 033 260 5516 magwazal@ukzn.ac.za PhD (Horticulture), MSc-Agric (Horticulture), BSc-Agric (Horticulture) Crop Science Pietermaritzburg Campus Prof Magwaza is a Y-rated researcher with more than 15 years of research experience. He has published more than 90 articles in peer-reviewed journals, five book chapters and presented more than 20 papers in international conferences. Magwaza

Albert Modi

Prof. Albert Thembinkosi Modi Professor 033 260 5199 modiat@ukzn.ac.za BSc Agriculture and an MSc Agriculture, Crop Science Pietermaritzburg Campus Professor Albert Modi is currently the Deputy-Vice Chancellor and Head of the College of Agriculture Engineering & Science. He was the Dean and Head of School of Agricultural, Earth and Environmental Sciences from 2011 – 2016. He was employed by