South African National Biodiversity Institute
She is researcher at the South African National Biodiversity Institute (SANBI). Her research focuses mainly on local and regional effects of global climate change, atmospheric CO2, temperature and drought stress on the ecology, physiology, mineral nutrition, reproduction of South African Mediterranean-climate plants. She also mentor students at the University of South Africa (UNISA) in plant and animal science and conservation interpretation. She is registered at the South African Council for Natural Scientific Professionals (SACNASP) and a certified Environmental Impact Assessment Practitioner.
Her current fields of interest include climate change effects (temperature stress) on plants and environmental health and toxicology. I