The eResearch Team

The UWC eResearch Office team currently consists of Dr Frederic Isingizwe (eResearch Scientist), and Oko Lwana (eResearch Administrator).

Past team members Prof Mattia Vaccari (UWC’s first eResearch Director, 2019-2022) and Sarah Schäfer (Research Data Specialist, 2020-2022) are now with UCT’s eResearch Centre.

You can contact us at We work with several partners on and off campus, and the following individuals are some our main collaborators:

Clayton Mathews @ UWC ICS
Peter van Heusden @ SANBI
Jeremy Smith @ IDIA
Alfred Nqotole, Mark Snyders and Ricardo Davids @ UWC Library Services
Oghenere Salubi @ UWC Department of Library and Information Science

Our former collaborators include the following:

Eugene de Beste (Formerly @ SANBI, currently @ CHPC ACE Lab)