Editorial Team

Editor-in-Chief: Leslie Swartz

Managing Editor: Linda Fick  

Online Publishing Systems Administrator: Nadia Grobler

Marketing and Communications: Henriette Wagener


Associate Editors

Agriculture and Forestry
Teresa Coutinho  Department of Microbiology and Plant Pathology, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa

Archaeology, Anthropology and Palaeontology
Margaret Avery Cenozoic Studies, Iziko Museums of South Africa, Johannesburg, South Africa

Chemistry
Priscilla Baker
  Department of Chemistry, University of the Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa

Cell, Molecular and Health Sciences 
Pascal Bessong
  HIV/AIDS & Global Health Research Programme, University of Venda, Thohoyandou, South Africa

Earth and Environmental Sciences
Jennifer Fitchett
School of Geography, Archaeology and Environmental Studies, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa

Engineering and Technology
Michael Inggs Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa

Organismal Biology
Bettine van Vuuren
  Department of Zoology, Centre for Ecological Genomics and Wildlife Conservation, University of Johannesburg, Johannesburg, South Africa

Physics, Mathematics and Astronomy
Amanda Weltman  NRF/DST South African Research Chair in Physical Cosmology, Department of Mathematics & Applied Mathematics, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa

Social Sciences and Education
Chrissie Boughey Centre for Postgraduate Studies, Rhodes University, Makhanda, South Africa

Social Sciences and Humanities
Catherine Burns
Adler Museum of Medicine, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa


Associate Editor Mentees

Archaeology, Anthropology and Palaeontology
Jemma Finch   School of Agricultural, Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa

Chemistry
Amanda-Lee Manicum   Department of Chemistry, Tshwane University of Technology, Pretoria, South Africa

Cell, Molecular & Health Sciences
Sandiswa Mbewana   Biopharming Research Unit, Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa

Organismal Biology
Sydney Moyo Department of Zoology and Entomology, Rhodes University, Makhanda, South Africa

(read more on this programme here)


Editorial Advisory Board

Stephanie Burton (Chair), Professor of Biochemistry and Professor at Future Africa, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa

Felix Dakora , Department of Chemistry, Tshwane University of Technology, Pretoria, South Africa

Saul Dubow, Smuts Professor of Commonwealth History, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England

Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela , Trauma Studies in Historical Trauma and Transformation, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch, South Africa

Robert Morrell , School of Education, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa

Catherine Ngila , Deputy Vice Chancellor - Academic Affairs, Riara University, Nairobi, Kenya

Lungiswa Nkonki , Division of Health Systems and Public Health, Department of Global Health, Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch, South Africa

Daya Reddy , South African Research Chair - Computational Mechanics, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa

Brigitte Senut, Natural History Museum, Paris, France

Benjamin Smith , 1. Centre for Rock Art Research and Management, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia; 2. Rock Art Research Institute, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa

Himla Soodyall , Academy of Science of South Africa, Pretoria, South Africa

Leslie Swartz, Department of Psychology, Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch, South Africa

Lyn Wadley , School of Geography, Archaeology and Environmental Studies, and Evolutionary Studies Institute, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa

Cherryl Walker, Department of Sociology and Social Anthropology, Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch, South Africa