Research Chairs

Research Chairs

Entity Director

DST/NRF Research Chair in Astrophysics and Space Physics (SARChI) Prof Markus Böttcher
DST/NRF Research Chair in Coal Research (SARChI) Prof John Bunt
DST/NRF Research Chair in Biofuels and Other Clean Alternative Fuels (SARChI) Prof Sanette Marx
DST/NRF Research Chair in Nuclear Engineering (SARChI) Prof Jat du Toit
DST/NRF Research Chair in Early Detection and Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease in Africa (SARChI) Prof Ruan Kruger
DST/NRF SA-NAM Bilateral Research Chair in Astronomy and Astrophysics (SARChI) Prof S Wagner (Namibia)
DST/NRF Research Chair in Cities, Law and Environmental Sustainability (SARChI) Prof Anel du Plessis
DST/NRF Albertina Sisulu Research Chair in Nursing Science (SARChI) Prof Siedine Coetzee
EDTP SETA research chair in early childhood education Prof Rosemary Wildsmith-Cromarty
ESKOM EPPEI Specialisation Centre for Emission Control Proff Hein Neomagus & Stuart Piketh
World Trade Organisation chair (WTO) Prof Wilma Viviers
UNESCO Chair on Multimodal Learning and OER (Open Educational Resources) Prof Jako Olivier

Research Centres of Excellence

Research Units

Research Focus Areas

Research Niche Areas

Hosted Research Entities (Centre, Platform, Institute)

Commercial Research Entities

Commercial Research Entities

Entity Director

Centre for Pharmaceutical & Biomedical Services (CPBS)

Dr Erna Swanepoel