School of Agricultural, Earth and Environmental Sciences

Mrs. Zoleka Ncoyini

Developmental lecturer

Mrs. Ncoyini is a novice researcher who has just joined academia in 2015 as a developmental lecturer.  She is a registered PhD candidate at UKZN.  Prior to joining the institution, Mrs. Ncoyini worked for the department of agriculture as an assistant extension officer. Driven by her love of research and in-depth understanding of challenges faced by small scale farmers in KZN, her research goals include diving deeper into raising climate change awareness to the farming communities of SA.  

Research interests

  • Observed and projected Climate change trends 
  • Adaptation to climate change  
  • Small scale farming and climate change 
  • Extreme weather events 

Research profiles