Prof Nico Smit
Job Title: 
Director
Telephone: 
+27 18 299 2128
Physical Address: 
Building E4, Office G02
Campus: 
Potchefstroom
Qualifications: 
PhD
Expertise: 
Ecology

Nico Smit is the co-ordinator of the Water Research Group. He is also the Director of the Environmental Research Unit. His research specialisation is in aquatic ecology and focus on the role of keystone species in aquatic ecosystems and the anthropogenic impacts on them. He plays an active role in postgraduate student supervision. His areas of expertise are aquatic ecologist and ecotoxicologist, specialising in aquatic ecology, fish biology and ecology, marine and freshwater parasitology. He acts as project leader of two multi million rand project on the conservation of southern Africa’s iconic tiger fish, as well as a project on the Phongola river and flood plains.

Mrs Anita du Preez
Job Title: 
Senior Financial Officer
Telephone: 
+27 18 299 1573
Physical Address: 
Building E4 Office G06
Campus: 
Potchefstroom
JC van Rooyen
Job Title: 
Senior Admin Officer
Telephone: 
+27 18 299 4069
E-mail: 
Physical Address: 
Building E4, Office G07, Potchefstroom
Campus: 
Potchefstroom
Mrs Mada Vosloo
Job Title: 
Admin Assistant
Telephone: 
+27 18 299 1543
Physical Address: 
Building E4, Office G05
Campus: 
Potchefstroom
Corène van der Merwe
Job Title: 
Admin Officer
Telephone: 
+27 18 285 2443
Physical Address: 
Building E4 Office G16
Campus: 
Potchefstroom