Postdoctoral Fellows

Dr Rodney Owusu-Darko

Research topic: Foodborne Disease Epidemiology, Surveillance and Control in African LMIC

Supervisor: Prof EM Buys

Dr James Makame

Research topic: InnoFoodAfrica: Locally-driven co-development of plant-based value chains towards more sustainable African food system with healthier diets and export potential

Supervisor: Prof HL de Kock

Dr Thulani Sibanda

Reseach topic: Development of probiotic yoghurt with potential anti-candidal and anti-bacterial activity

Supervisor: Prof EM Buys

Dr Clarity Mapengo

Research topic: Development and characterisation of low GI flours from indigenous grains (bambara and cowpeavarieties) using green processes such as infrared/microwave heat-moisture treatment and the addition ofmonoglycerides

Supervisor: Prof MN Emmabux

Dr Atefeh Amiri

Research topic: Nanoencapsulation of hemp seed oil: Effect of antioxidants, wall materials and surfactants

Supervisor: Prof MN Emmambux

Dr Siphosanele Moyo

Research topic: Characterisation of bioactive peptides from processed marama bean (Tylosema esculentum)

Supervisor: Prof E Kayitesi

Dr Taiwo  Aderinola

Research topic: Bioactive peptides from malted and fermented sorghum and finger millet: their characterisation and health-promoting properties

Supervisor: Prof KG Duodo

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