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National Research Foundation


As an independent government agency, the NRF promotes and supports research in all fields of knowledge. It also conducts research and provides access to National Research Facilities. The NRF provides services to the research community especially at Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) and Science Councils with a view to promote high-level human capital development. The NRF aims to uphold excellence in all its investments in knowledge, people and infrastructure.


Walter Baets - Established Researcher

Geoff Bick - Established Researcher

Nicholas Biekpe - Established Researcher

Chris Breen - Established Researcher

Ralph Hamann - Established Researcher

Thomas Koelble - Established Researcher

John Luiz - Internationally acclaimed researcher

Chipo Mlambo - Promising young researcher

Kosheek Sewchurran - Young reseacher

Enrico O Uliana - Established Researcher