Ashiel Jumman

Dr Ashiel Jumman Senior Lecturer 033 260 6939 PhD Eng(Agric) Bioresources Engineering Pietermaritzburg Campus Dr Jumman’s primary research and lecturing roles are in the field of Irrigation and Soil & Water Conservation Engineering. Prior to joining UKZN in 2023, Dr Jumman acquired 13 years of experience as a Research Engineer at the South African

Tilahun Workneh

Prof Tilahun Workneh Professor 033 260 6140 PhD Bioresources Engineering Pietermaritzburg campus Professor Tilahun Seyoum Workneh is an academic staff of the discipline of Bioresources (Agricultural) Engineering of the School of Engineering, Pietermaritzburg Campus. He received BSc (Agricultural Engineering) from Alemaya University (Ethiopia), MEngSc in Agricultural and Food Engineering from National University of Ireland

Jeff Smithers

Prof Jeff Smithers Professor & Director of Centre for Water Resources Research 033 260 5408 PhD Bioresources Engineering Pietermaritzburg campus Prof Smithers was Head of the School of Bioresources Engineering and Environmental Hydrology at the University of KwaZulu-Natal from July 2002 to June 2011. He is currently the Director of the Centre for Water

Khuthadzo Mugodo

Ms Khuthadzo Mugodo nGAP Lecturer 033 260 5488 PhD candidate Bioresources Engineering Pietermaritzburg campus Ms Mugodo is a PhD candidate (Agricultural Engineering) and a Lecturer under the new Generation of Academics Programme at the University of KwaZulu-Natal. She has an Msc Eng in Agricultural Engineering and has over six years of experience as a

Alaika Kassim

Dr Alaika Kassim Researcher & Lecturer 033 260 5703 PhD Bioresources Engineering Pietermaritzburg campus Dr Kassim was appointed as the first female lecturer in the Bioresources Engineering discipline at UKZN. She has firmly planted her feet in the field of postharvest technology and is now focused on expanding her research in the field of