Nadia du Plessis

Institution: Nelson Mandela University (Post-doc)

Discipline: Palaeoecology and Palynology

Project title: Comprehensive ecology: establishing connections between contemporary vegetation distributions, modern pollen representation and the fossil pollen record in the Cape Floristic Region


Susan Botha

Institution: Nelson Mandela University (Post-doc)

Discipline: Paleoanthropology

Project title: Functional wood density diversity within biomes: Implications for the evolution of early humans