Research Policy Expert in Institutional Research, Monitoring and Evaluation, Tshwane University of Technology
Qualifications: Bsc. (Agricultural Engineering), MPhil (Environmental Science), PhD, (Science & Technology Studies - CREST, Stellenbosch University, South Africa).
History of higher education and research in Africa; Open Science and Open Data; Science and Technology Policy; Research Uptake; Research (S&T) Evaluation; History of Science and Technology; Bibliometrics; Knowledge Uptake and Utilization; Innovation Policy; World University Rankings & World Class Universities, Research Impact Studies and the Circular Economy.
He is a former Research Associate with the United Nations University- Institute for Natural Resources in Africa (UNU-INRA) and a Seminar Leader for the Global Environmental Management Programme run by Kultursidier AS and the Oslo University College, Norway.
Jun 07, 2019 15:56 pm UTC| Insights & Views
Since Africas earliest modern public universities were established on the continent in the 1940s, these institutions have struggled to generate adequate and sustainable funding. For the most part, universities on the...