Delia North

Professor Delia North Associate Professor 031 260 1022 PhD (Probability Theory), Masters (Probability Theory), Honours (Mathematical Satistics), BSc (Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics) Statistics Westville campus Professor Delia North is currently the Dean & Head of School of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science. She has over 25 years’ experience in the teaching and design of

Temesgen Zewotir

Dr. Temesgen Zewotir Professor 031 260 7819 PhD in Statistics, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, MSc in Statistics, Addis Ababa University, BSc (with distinction) in Mathematics, Asmara University Statistics Westville campus Prof Zewotir is a pioneer and codirector of Data Science Unit for Business and Industry. He  has a strong track record in research

Danielle Roberts

Danielle Jade Roberts Lecturer 031 260 1015 MSc in Statistics (UKZN), BSc Honours in Statistics (UKZN), BSc Applied Mathematics and Statistics (UKZN) Statistics Westville campus Ms Danielle Jade Roberts is currently working towards her PhD in Applied Statistics. She has vast experience in teaching and developing undergraduate statistics modules and has been involved in the supervision of several Statistics Masters students. She

Shaun Ramroop

Dr. SHAUN RAMROOP ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR 033 260 5612 PHD(Statistics), MSC(Statistics), BSC HONS (Statistics), BSC (Applied Mathematics and Statistics) Statistics Pietermaritzburg campus Professor Shaun Ramroop holds a PHD in Statistics and is teaching for more than 20 years now at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. His research encompasses biostatistics (public health, anemia, malnutrition, malaria, interpersonal violence, disease modeling),

Sileshi Melesse

Sileshi Fanta Melesse Senior Lecturer 033 260 5610 PhD in Statistics (UKZN), M.Sc. in Statistics Addis Ababa University (Ethiopia ), M.Sc. Applied Statistics University of Hasselt (Belgium), M.Sc. in Biostatistics University of Hasselt (Belgium) Statistics  Pietermaritzburg campus A Senior lecturer in School of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science. He holds three M.Sc. degrees in

Thabo Lephoto

Thabo Lephoto Lecturer 033 260 5785 PhD Statistics – In Progress, MSc Statistics, BSc Hons. Statistics, BSc Operations Research Statistics Pietermaritzburg campus Thabo Lephoto is a Developmental Lecturer and an Applied Statistics Doctoral student. He has interests in environmental, biological and microbiological data that can help policy makers during interventions. Thabo has interacted with practitioners

Jahvaid Hammujuddy

Mr Jahvaid Hammujuddy Lecturer 031 260 8153 MSc (UKZN), BSc Hons (Natal) Statistics Westville campus Jahvaid was employed as a tutor on the Durban campus of the former University of Natal. He then worked as an applied biostatistician after completing a Master’s degree. Jahvaid lectures at all levels, supervises Honours and Master’s projects. He

Faustin Habyarimana

dr. Faustin Habyarimana Senior Lecturer 033 260 5784 PhD, MSc, BSc Statistics Pietermaritzburg campus Dr Faustin holds a PhD in statistics and MSc in applied mathematics. He has over 15 years of experience in teaching  at undergraduates and postgraduate level. He has published a number of papers in accredited journals and continue to do so.  He is actively involved in   supervising PhD and Masters students in a plethora of research

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Dr. Absalom El-Shamir Ezugwu Senior Lecturer 033 260 6584 PhD (Computer Science), MSc (Computer Science), BSc (Mathematics with Computer Science) Computer Science Pietermaritzburg campus Dr Ezugwu’s research interests are mainly in optimization, machine learning, deep learning, nature and biologically inspired algorithms and artificial intelligence, with a particular interest in computational intelligence and (meta) heuristics

Retius Chifurira

dr. Retius Chifurira Senior Lecturer 031 260 8732 PhD (Statistics), MSc (Statistics), BSc Hons (Statistics), BSc (Mathematics and Statistics), PGDip, Dip Ed Statistics Westville campus Dr Chifurira has more than 20 years of teaching experience and has emerged as a researcher in the field of applied statistics. He has been involved in the teaching, and designing of curriculum, at