Job Seeker Details

Professional Attributes:
  • I possession of an enviable degree of integrity, a virtue that forms the solid foundation for building trust with people.
  • I have high competence in the academia.
  • Focused and hard working.
  • A deep appreciation of emotional intelligence and empathy, skills that enable me excel in interpersonal interactions.
  • I enjoy 'thinking outside the box."
Core Competencies:
  • Trapping and rearing of insects
  • Insect surveys
  • Taxonomic knowledge of arthropods of significance in agriculture and horticulture
  • Growing plants in greenhouses
  • Surveillance studies on food security
  • Bioassays
  • Experimental designs
  • Real-time PCR
  • Plant metabolite profiling using GC-MS
  • Insect behaviour analysis using BORIS
  • Statistical analyses
  • Conducting research in a PC 2 laboratory
  • Field and laboratory studies
  • Degree-day development and phenology models
Industry Experience:
Education & Training

9 Years Experience

Teaching - Tertiary

Farming, Animals & Conservation

5 Years Experience

Agronomy & Farm Services, Farm Management

Sales

2 Years Experience

Sales Representatives/Consultants