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Miss Ntombekhaya”Khaya” Mgaba

pic of khayaCurrent position: Senior technical officer

Qualifications: BSc (Hons) environmental water management, Rhodes University; NDIP Analytical chemistry, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University


Responsible for technical and purchasing responsibilities such as maintenance, calibration, service and repair of all scientific equipment. Management of laboratories to ensure that laboratory and general consumables are stocked and available at all times. Assist with field trips and laboratory analysis. Health and safety responsibilities. Supervision of interns and administrative responsibilities

Research interest

My research interests lie in fresh water resources management, biomonitoring, ecotoxicology and chemistry. My research aim to evaluate impact of agricultural activities on salinity in the Kat River biomonitoring, water resource management, ecotoxicology and chemistry.

Current research

Working on impact of agricultural activities on salinity in the Kat River, Eastern Cape

Last Modified: Thu, 17 Sep 2015 15:58:24 SAST