Wednesday, 18 September 2019
Seven A-rated researchers for UCT

The University of Cape Town (UCT) welcomes the A-rating of seven of its researchers by the country’s National Research Foundation (NRF). The ratings were formally awarded at the NRF awards on Thursday, 12 September 2019.

Publication Date:
Tue, 17 Sep 2019 - 14:30
Petition: Response to sexual and GBV: A statement by men in the Faculty of Health Sciences UCT

As men in the Faculty of Health Sciences, we hang our heads in shame. The tragic death of Uyinene (Nene) Mrwetyana, against the background of an ongoing epidemic of sexual and gender-based violence in our country, has rightly brought our Faculty and University to a standstill.

Publication Date:
Tue, 17 Sep 2019 - 11:00
5 questions with Dorit Hockman, developmental biologist

Dr Dorit Hockman’s career to date has taken a full circle: starting with her undergraduate and master’s degrees at the University of Cape Town, continuing her research at institutions in the United Kingdom – and back again. Now a UCT lecturer, she was recently awarded an inaugural 2019 Future Leaders – African Independent Research Fellowship.

Publication Date:
Mon, 16 Sep 2019 - 14:30
Prestigious international award for Fagan

The University of Cape Town’s (UCT) “prolific” and award-winning head of the Division of Otorhinolaryngology, Professor Johan Fagan, has become the first African recipient of the Nikhil J. Bhatt, MD International Public Service Award.

Publication Date:
Mon, 16 Sep 2019 - 14:00