• Up to two Web coordinators to manage and direct the activities of traffic on the forum’s website.
  • To publish content, maintain continuity of themes, design the layout, streamline navigation and increase the forum’s online presence.
  • Produce and update existing web content.
  • Web-coordinator will be working closely with PR.


Dakalo Singo – Web Coordinator 1

Dakalo Singo is a Web Coordinator under the  Science Postgraduate Student Forum (SPSF). In terms of qualification, he  holds a BSc degree (Biochemistry and Biology) and Hons (Biochemistry) from the University of Venda and a Master of Science (MSc) degree in Nanoscience (Biomedical Sciences) from Nelson Mandela University. He is currently pursuing his PhD in Physiology (Nanotechnology and Biomedical Sciences).

Hermanus Swanepoel – Web Coordinator 2

Having completed his MSc in Nature Conservation focusing on the effects of transformed landscapes on the spatial ecology of five specialist browsing species in the Overberg region of the Western Cape province of South Africa. Hermanus is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Nature Conservation assessing the effects of primary production on the phenology of large African herbivores. He has been part of the department of natural resource management at Nelson Mandela Universities George campus working part-time as a lecturer and a writing respondent for the past 2 years. He has a passion for conservation and research and aims to pursue a career in this field after graduating from Nelson Mandela University.