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Agriculture and Animal Health

Staff members

CHAIR OF DEPARTMENT


Prof. F.N. Mudau
PhD: Horticulture (UP)
Room 309, Calabash Building
UNISA Florida Science Campus
E-mail: mudaufn@unisa.ac.za

Research interests: Medicinal, Aromatic and Biotechnology

     

 

     

ASSOCIATE PROFESSORS

     
Dr MM Masafu Prof DM Modise

Prof. M.M. Masafu
BSc (Hon) Agric (UoN); MSc Agric (UQld); DPhil Agric (UNISA)
Room 331, Calabash Building 
UNISA Florida Science Campus
E-mail: masafmm@unisa.ac.za


Research interests:
Animal Science/Animal Production/Ruminant Nutrition/Forage Science/Range Ecology and Management/Ethnobotany/Land Care Management.

Prof. D.M. Modise
BSc Hons Horticulture (Bath, UK), MSc Hort (West Virginia, USA), PhD Biosciences ( Nottingham, UK )
Room 243, Calabash Building
UNISA Florida Science Campus
E-mail: modisd@unisa.ac.za

Research interests:
Physiology of food crops with special emphasis on water/drought stress

Prof. K.R. Mbatha
BSc (UNISA), Hons & MSc(Natal)
PhD (Stellenbosch)
Room 313 Calabash Building
UNISA Florida Science Campus
E-mail: mbathkr@unisa.ac.za


Research interets: Animal Nutrition,
plant-animal interaction, ecophysiology, range ecology

 
SENIOR LECTURERS
     
Dr G Prinsloo Dr  JW Oguttu Dr O Acheampong-Boateng

Dr. G. Prinsloo
PhD: Plant physiology (UP)
Room 334, Calabash Building
UNISA Florida Science Campus
E-mail: prinsg@unisa.ac.za


Research interest:
Cultivation and propagation of medicinal and other indigenous species.

Dr. J.W. Oguttu
MSc: Veterinary Science (UP)
Room 335, Calabash Building
UNISA Florida Science Campus
Email: joguttu@unisa.ac.za


Research Interests:
Veterinary Public Health and Food Safet

Dr. O. Acheampong-Boateng
PhD: Animal Science (UP)  
Room 320, Calabash Building
UNISA Florida Science Campus
E-mail: acheaa@unisa.ac.za


Research Interests:
The evaluation of agro-industrial by-products and their use in livestock feeds

Dr. K. Ntushelo
PhD: Plant Pathology (Univ. of Florida)
Room 326, Calabash Building
UNISA Florida Science Campus
E-mail: ntushk@unisa.ac.za

Research interests:
Molecular Biology

Dr CA Mbajiorgu

Dr PN Kayoka-Kabongo

Dr. C.A. Mbajiorgu
PhD: Agric (UL)
Room 325, Calabash Building 
UNISA Florida Science Campus
E-mail: mbajica@unisa.ac.za

Research interest: Animal production

 
Dr. B Nkonki-Mandleni
Masters in Agric Economics (UP); PhD Environmental management (UNISA) 
Room 333, Calabash Building
UNISA Florida Science Campus
Email: mandlb@unisa.ac.za

Research interest: Agricultural Economics

Dr. P.N. Kayoka-Kabongo
MSc: Veterinary Sciences (UP)
Room 257, Calabash Building UNISA Florida Science Campus
E-mail: kabonpnk@unisa.ac.za


Research interest:
Microbiology-public health hazards

Dr. B.G. Kgobe
PhD: Animal Health (NWU)
Room 323, Calabash Building   UNISA Florida Sciene Campus
E-mail: kgobebg@unisa.ac.za


Research interest:
Animal health, Animal nutrition

Mr. J. Oosthuizen
M Tech: Nature Conservation (UNISA)
Room 322, Calabash Building
UNISA Florida Science Campus
E-mail: oostej@unisa.ac.za

Research interest:
Wildlife diseases, brucellosis in predators

 

 





 



LECTURERS
     
Ms MR Masekoameng Ms N Nogemane Mrs TP Dweba

Mr BL Mogoje

Mrs. M.R. Masekoameng
M Agric Extension (UL)
Room 315, Calabash Building
UNISA Florida Science Campus
E-mail: masekmr@unisa.ac.za

Research interest
: Rural development, Food Security & Extension

Ms. N. Nogemane
MSc Botany (Rhodes)
Room 317, Calabash Building
UNISA Florida Science Campus
E-mail: nogemn@unisa.ac.za

Research interest:
Plant physiology

Mrs. T.P. Dweba
Masters in Human Ecology (UNISA)
Room 330, Calabash Building
UNISA Florida Science Campus
Email: mbombtp@unisa.ac.za

Research interest:
Food security, and Community Nutrition

Mr. B.L. Mogoje
M Tech Agric (TUT)
Room 318, Calabash Building 
UNISA Florida Science Campus
Email mogojbl@unisa.ac.za

Research interests
: Alternatives of antibiotic in poultry industry



Mr. M. Makungu
BSc, MSc: Agronomy (Univ. of Zambia)
Room 327, Calabash Building
UNISA Florida Science Campus
E-mail: makunmc@unisa.ac.za

Research interests: Herbicides Screening Research Trials


   

JUNIOR LECTURERS

     
Mr MS Maake                          

Mr. M.S. Maake
B Tech: Agric (TUT)
Room 312, Calabash Building
UNISA Florida Science Campus
E-mail: maakems@unisa.ac.za

Research interes
ts: Agricultural programme/project management, sustainable agriculture, rural development and extension and land reform

   

POST GRADUATE ASSISTANTS
     
Ms DL Mthombeni Ms LT Mokone
Ms D.L. Mthombeni
BAGRBM (Agribusiness Management - Univen)
Room 259, Calabash Building
UNISA Florida Science Campus
E-mail: mthodl@unisa.ac.za
Ms L.T. Mokone
B Tech Biotechnology (TUT)
Room 259, Calabash Building
UNISA Florida Science Campus
Email: mokonlt@unisa.ac.za
   

SCIENCE FOUNDATION ASSISTANT
     
Ms QN Molefe
Ms Q.N. Molefe
BSc Microbiology (UKZN)
Room 316, Calabash Building
UNISA Florida Science Campus
E-mail: molefqn@unisa.ac.za
     

ADMINITRATIVE STAFF MEMBERS
     
Ms AE Schutte Mrs MS Robbertse
Ms A.E. Schutte, Secretary
Room 311, Calabash Building 
UNISA Florida Campus
E-mail: aschutte@unisa.ac.za
Mrs M.S. Robbertse, Administrative Officer
Room 332, Calabash Building 
UNISA Florida Science Campus
E-mail:  robbems@unisa.ac.za