News Category: Faculty of Science

Prof Bettine Van Vuuren

What zoologists should learn from a zoonotic pandemic


Prof Bettine van Vuuren (Professor and Head of Department: Z…
Uj Bsc Actuarial Science Officially Accreditedactuarial Society South Africa

UJ’s BSc Actuarial Science is officially accredited with the Actuarial Society of South Africa


The BSc Actuarial Science offered by the Department of Stati…
Debra Meyer

Responsible citizenship needed in the face of Covid-19


The Executive Dean: Science of the University of Johannesbur…
Dr Oluwafemi Adebo May 2019

IFIS Career Interview: Dr Oluwafemi Adebo


Dr Oluwafemi Adebo, a Lecturer at the University of Johannes…
Bettine Van Vuuren

South African National Antarctic Programme Interview: Prof Bettine van Vuuren


Prof Bettine van Vuuren, Chair of the South African National…
Prof Bruce Cairncross

UJ Geologist awarded 1st prize for capturing the “art in science” at SAASTA & HSRC Competition


Professor Bruce Cairncross was awarded first prize in the “S…
Annual 3rd Year Botany Excursion 2019 (7)

Annual 3rd Year Botany Excursion 2019 – Another Year, Another Success!


The Department of Botany and Plant Biotechnology hosted its…
Uj Botanists

UJ Botanists Introduce the Westdene Recreation Centre Project


​The Department of Botany and Plant Biotechnology, as part o…
Thomas Brendler Phd Botany Uj

UJ PhD Student Awarded the 2019 American Botanical Council Champion Award


Mr. Thomas Brendler, a PhD student at UJ’s Department of Bot…
remembering nasa icon

UJ remembers NASA icon Katherine Johnson


​The University community is saddened after learning about t…
Ujma Vegetable Box Project

UJMA Vegetable-Box Project


​The Department of Botany and Plant Biotechnology, as part o…