Egerton Hingston

Dr. Egerton Hingston Senior Lecturer 031 260 2805 BSc (Hons) USL, MSc (Natal), PhD (Leeds), Pr.Sci.Nat, MSAIEG, MSAIMM Geological Sciences Westville Campus An Engineering Geologist with an MSc and PhD in Engineering Geology.  An academic for over twenty years in geology and applied geology. I have been involved in several mapping projects, mineral exploration, teaching

Molla Demlie

Prof. Molla Demlie Bekele Associate Professor 031 260 7380 PhD in Hydrogeology, M.Sc. in Hydrogeology, B.Sc. Geology, Pr.Sci.Nat. Geological Sciences Westville Campus Prof Demlie obtained his B.Sc. Geology (1992), M.Sc. Hydrogeology (2000) from Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia and PhD Hydrogeology (2007) from Ruhr-University, Bochum, Germany. Prof Demlie is a registered professional natural scientist in South Africa and has more than

Suveshnee Munien

Dr. Suveshnee Munien Lecturer 031 260 7653 PhD Geography Westville Campus Been exposed to various aspects of both human and physical geography throughout my academic career, my research interests are influenced by the study of people and their interactions, impacts and uses of the natural environment. This motivated my appreciation for the various methodologies

Tim Foggin

Mr. Tim Foggin Human Geography Lecturer 033 260 5273 B. Soc. Sci. (Hons) Geography Pietermaritzburg campus Tim Foggin is a pro poor tourism development specialist for the southern and east African region his core competencies have been in poverty reduction strategies related to community based and coastal based tourism. Prior to academia he was

Urmilla Bob

Prof. Urmilla Bob Professor 031 260 7656 BPaed (UDW), HBA (UNISA), MA (West Virginia University) Evironmental Sciences Westville Campus Urmilla Bob is a professor in school of  agriculture, earth and environmental studies. Research interests Tourism, Events Tourism Gender Rural Development and Livelihoods Climate change and environmental Conflict  Research profiles ResearchGate ORCID Scopus

Romano Lottering

Dr. Absalom El-Shamir Ezugwu Senior Lecturer 033 260 5877 BSc (Environmental Science), BSc Hons (Environmental Science), MSc with Distinction (Applied Environmental Science), Ph.D. (Environmental Science) Environmental Science Pietermaritzburg campus Currently a senior lecturer at the School of Agricultural, Earth and Environmental Sciences, Romano Lottering has been employed at the University of KwaZulu-Natal’s Pietermaritzburg campus

Adrian Nel

Dr. Adrian Nel Senior Lecturer 033 260 6377 BEcon Hons(Rhodes), PhD (Otago) Geography Pietermaritzburg campus Dr Nel is a human geographer, and was appointed as a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Geography at the University of Kwazulu-Natal in June of 2015. Prior to this he held a Visiting Scholar position with the Institute

John Odindi

Dr. John Odindi Lecturer 031 260 5539 B.Envi.St(Hons) , BSc (Hons), MPhil, PhD Environmental Science Pietermaritzburg campus John Odindi is lecturer in the school of agriculture, earth and environmental studies Research interests Land use land cover mapping Vegetation remote sensing Remote sensing of urban landscapes and climate change Environmental managemen

Dayle Trotter

Mrs. Dayle Trotter Lecturer 033 260 5089 BSc (Geography & Zoology), BSc Hons (Geography), MSc with Distinction (Geography), Currently reading for my PhD Geography Pietermaritzburg campus Mrs Dayle Trotter is a Lecturer and supervisor of Physical Geography, environmental impact assessment and strategic environmental management, environmental governance, policy and legislation, local economic development

Sumaiya Desai

Dr. Sumaiya Amod Desai Researcher and Senior Lecturer 031 260 2955 B.Paed, MA, PhD Geography Westville Campus Dr Desai is a human geography lecturer who holds a MA and a PhD in geography.  She has supervised many honours,masters and PhD students within the field of urban and rural studies.  Research interests Rural topics  Food security and rural