The eResearch Team

The UWC eResearch Office team currently consists of Prof Mattia Vaccari (eResearch Director), Dr Frederic Isingizwe (eResearch Scientist), Sarah Schäfer (Research Data Specialist) and Oko Lwana (eResearch Administrator). You can contact us at We work with several partners on and off campus, and the following individuals are 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)