Faustin Habyarimana

Dr Faustin Habyarimana Senior Lecturer 033 260 5784 habyarimanaf@ukzn.ac.za 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 EzugwuA@ukzn.ac.za 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 chifurira@ukzn.ac.za 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

Nombuso Zondo

Ms Nombuso Zondo Lecturer and Researcher 031 260 8503 zondon@ukzn.ac.za MSc , BScHons, BSc Statistics Westville Campus Miss Zondo is a lecturer in the discipline of Statistics. She has a passion for teaching statistics and its application in life matters. Research interests Her research interests include Statistics in Education and Statistical Modelling. Just as it

Murendeni Nemukula

Murendeni Maurel Nemukula Lecturer and Researcher 031 260 8438 nemukulam@ukzn.ac.za MSc (Mathematical Statistics), BScHons (Statistics), BSc (Mathematics and Statistics) Statistics Westville Campus Mr Nemukula is a Statistics lecturer at UKZN Westville campus. His area of research is extreme value theory with applications in climate change, energy demand, meteorology and finance. He has worked as an

Henry Mwambi

Prof Henry Godwell Mwambi Associate Professor 033 260 5614 mwambih@ukzn.ac.za PhD, MSc, BScHons (Mathematical Statistics) Statistics Pietermaritzburg Campus Prof Henry Godwell Mwambi has taught theory and applied statistics courses at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. His main application areas are in the biological and health sciences, particularly modelling population and disease dynamics. At the University

Michael Murray

Professor Michael Murray Associate Professor 031 260 1013 murraym@ukzn.ac.za PhD, MSc Statistics Westville Campus Prof Murray interests include time series analysis, econometric modelling with specific application in the area of structural equation modelling and latent variable modelling. He has also published articles in the field of statistical education. Research profiles ResearchGate

Arusha Desai

Ms Arusha Desai Lecturer 031 260 7020 desaia@ukzn.ac.za MSc, BScHons Statistics Westville Campus Ms Desai has over 15 years of experience in the field of Statistics. Her areas of interest are in Sampling Theory and Astrostatistics. She is also a member of the South African Statistical Association Research profiles ResearchGate

Oliver Bodhlyera

Mr Oliver Bodhlyera Lecturer 033 260 5613 Bodhlyerao@ukzn.ac.za MSc (Statistics), BScHons Statistics Pietermaritzburg Campus Oliver Bodhlyera holds an MSs in Statistics and Operational Research and has been a lecturer at UKZN since November 2009. He researches on mixed models and clustering based on kernel density estimation Research Profiles ResearchGate ORCID Scopus