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Research Capacity Development

The primary purpose of postdoctoral fellowships:

• To increase the research productivity of units and entities within Faculties at Nelson Mandela University through the specific expertise and value that Postdoctoral Fellows add.

• The benefit to the Postdoctoral Fellow is the opportunity to build a research profile and strengthen skills and capacity as a recently-qualified Doctoral graduate

For further enquiries related to internal and external postdoctoral funding kindly contact the relevant persons below.


Internal Funding Contact Person
Dr Blanche Pretorius
Dr Blanche Pretorius
Position: Director: Research Capacity Development
Department: Research Capacity Development
Location: Summerstrand Campus (South)
Phone: 27 41 504 2538
Email: Blanche.Pretorius@mandela.ac.za

External Funding Contact Person
Mr Imtiaz Khan
Mr Imtiaz Khan
Position: External Postgraduate Scholarship Co-ordinator
Department: Research Capacity Development
Location: Summerstrand Campus (South)
Phone: 27 41 504 4329
Fax: 27 41 504 2778
Email: Imtiaz.Khan@mandela.ac.za