I teach undergraduate courses in land degradation; ecological systems; ecological modeling; and policy and adaptive management.


Fields of expertise
• plant population ecology
• rangeland ecology
• fire ecology

Students supervised:

Over ten MSc and BSc Hons students (University of Zimbabwe)( 1996-2003). Currently (Rhodes University): two third-year honours students; one PhD student (potential students: 1 MSc and 1 PhD -- these are currently working on their project proposals).

Current projects:

I am working on the socio-economic aspects and ecology of medicinal plants.

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