Tally Palmer, Professor and Director

Dr Tally PalmerAffiliation/Organization:

Institute for Water Research(IWR), Rhodes University

Highest degree:



BSc (Environmental Science)
University of KwaZulu Natal
MSc (Zoology)
Rhodes University
Rhodes University

Research Interests:

  • Adaptive Water Resources Management
  • Water Governance
  • Water Quality and Pollution
  • Aquatic Ecology
  • Transdisciplinarity

Short Biography:

Director of the IWR & ARUA Water Centre of Excellence.
Developing research direction and strategy securing grant income.
Supervision of Post-Graduate Students.

Awards, accolades received in the past 3 years.

  • Southern African Society for Aquatic Sciences Silver and Gold Medals and
  • The Rhodes University Vice Chancellor’s Excellence award in Engaged Research


Phone: +27 82 528 6388
Email: Tally.Palmer@ru.ac.za
Twitter: @WaterResearchRU
ResearchGate: Tally Palmer
Linkedln: Tally Palmer
Personal research website: http://www.ru.ac.za/iwr

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