Prince Group Team
Sharon Prince, PhD
Professor in Cell Biology
Head of Division of Cell Biology
Department of Human Biology
Faculty of Health Sciences
University of Cape Town
Room 6.05.1, Level 6, Anatomy Building
Anzio Road, Observatory, Cape Town, 7925
Dr Jade Peres
Dr Hapiloe Maranyane
Dr Suparna Chakraborty
Dr Arul Jothi
Ms Ana Popovic
Ms Jenna Bleloch
Ms Alexis Neumann
Ms Rehana Omar
Mr Mohsin Khan
Ms Victoria Damerell
Mr Thato Medupe
Mr Mihlali Mlaza
Mr Abid Ali
Ms Stephanie Ncube
Ms Lilhe Moyakhe
Mr Luqmaan Mohamed
Mr Athi Welsh (co-supervised with A/Prof Greg Smith)
Ms Michelle du Toit
Mr Saif Khan
Ms Humaira Lambarey (NRF Intern April 2017 to present)
Dr Amaal Abrahams January 2012-December 2013
Dr Shaheen Mowla 2006-2009
Dr James Smith 2009-2010
Dr Emily Davis 2010
Dr Amaal Abrahams 2009-2011
Dr Wendy Kröger 2010-2012
Dr Deeya Ballim 2012- May 2015
Dr Jade Peres 2013-2016
Dr Tarryn Willmer 2016-2017
Dr Lawrence Mabasa 2016-2017
Dr Serah Kimani 2014-2017
Dr Huajian Teng 2004-2007
Dr Amaal Abrahams MSc 2003-2004, upgraded to PhD 2005 and graduated 2007
Dr Emily Davis 2005-2009
Dr Reyna Deeya Ballim MSc 2006-2007, upgraded to PhD 2008 and graduated 2011
Dr Aisha Pandor (Co-supervised with Prof Raj Ramesar) MSc 2007-2008, upgraded to PhD 2009 and graduated June 2012.
Dr Jade Peres MSc 2008-2009, upgraded to PhD 2010 and graduated June 2013.
Dr Sabina Wansleben MSc 2008-2009, upgraded to PhD 2010 graduated in December 2013.
Dr Saeb Aliwani 2011-2013, graduated in June 2014.
Dr Jarod Li MSc 2009-2011, upgraded to PhD 2011 graduated in December 2014.
Dr Nancy Laguette (co-supervised with Prof Malcolm Collins) MSc 2009-2010, upgraded to PhD 2011, graduated in June 2015
Dr Tarryn Willmer 2012-2015, graduated in December 2015.
Dr Aretha Cooper MSc 2010-2011, upgraded to PhD 2012, graduated in June 2016.
Dr Melissa Nel (co-supervised with Prof J. Heckmann) MSc 2012 – 2014, upgraded to PhD 2015, graduated in December 2016.
Ms Henriette Uwimpuhwe (Co-supervised with Drs Heckmann and Ballo), graduated with distinction in 2009.
Mr Yoonus Abrahams (co-supervised with Prof M. Collins) graduated December 2013.
Ms Jennifer Auret (co-supervised with Prof J. Heckmann) graduated December 2013.
Ms Shannagh Hare graduated with distinction 2013.
Ms Danica Smuts graduated with distinction 2016.
Ms Joy-Mari Buys graduated with distinction 2016 (co-supervised with Prof Jeannine Heckmann)
Mr George Cooper graduated July 2017 (co-supervised with Prof A. Katz).
Dr Ikponmwosa Irene graduated with distinction July 2017
Mr Irwin Cassells graduated with distinction July 2017 (co-supervised with A/Profs G Smith and AT Hutton, Chemistry UCT)
Ms Brittany-Amber Jacobs December 2018
Ms Amaal Abrahams graduated with a first class December 2002
Ms Dheshnie Govender (co-supervised with Prof S.H. Kidson) graduated 2003
Ms Deeya Ballim graduated with a first class December 2004
Ms Kupela Clarke (co-supervised with A. Katz) graduated 2006
Ms Tepa Nkumbula (co-supervised with S.H. Kidson) graduated 2006
Ms Romaney Pinnock graduated with a first class December 2007
Ms Nancy Laguette (co-supervised with Prof Malcolm Collins) graduated 2008
Mr Viwayak Bhardway (co-supervised with Prof A. Katz) graduated 2008
Mr Yoonus Abrahams (co-supervised with Prof Malcolm Collins) graduated 2010
Ms Jennifer Auret (co-supervised with Prof Jeannine Heckmann) graduated 2010
Ms Shannagh Hare graduated with a first class December 2011
Ms Claudia Lewis graduated with a first class in December 2013
Ms Courtnee Clarke (co-supervised with Prof Malcolm Collins) December 2013
Ms Jenna Bleloch graduated with a first class December 2014
Mr Minkyu Lee graduated with a first class December 2014
Ms Danica Smuts graduated with a first class December 2014
Ms Joy-Mari Buys (co-supervised with Prof Jeannine Heckmann) graduated 2014
Ms Nawaal Luke (co-supervised with Prof M. Collins) graduated 2015
Ms Alexandra Glover graduated with a first class in 2016
Ms Kate Ross-Stewart graduated with a first class in 2016
Ms Shannon Smyly graduated with a first class in 2016
Ms Natasha Vangreunen graduated in 2016 (co-supervised with Prof J. Heckmann).
Ms Stephanie Ncube graduated in 2016 (co-supervised with Prof Malcolm Collins).
Ms Brittany Amber Jacobs graduated with a first class in 2016 (co-supervised with Dr Katie Smith).
Mr Yoonus Abrahams (NRF intern) 2nd May 2013-30th April 2014
Ms Melanie Oesterle (student from Germany -practical training) August 2013-January 2014
Ms Marie-Sophie Bittner (student from Germany -practical training) September 2012-March 2013
Ms Eliza Mari Maliepaard (MSc student – Radboudumc, Netherlands) 6th January to 30th September 2015
Mr M.K. Harishankar (PhD student – SRM University, India) 15 February to 14th August 2015
Ms Ania Szmyd-Potapczuk (PhD student – University of the Western Cape) January 2014-2015
Ms Tanja Davis (PhD student – University Stellenbosch) December 2014-2015
Ms Asanda Matsheku (Hons student – University of Cape Town/ University of Johannesburg) September 2015 to January 2016
Ms Annick van Niekerk (MSc student – University of Stellenbosch) March 2015-present
Mr. Ayodeji Adegoke (PhD student – University of Ibadan, Nigeria) May 2016-August 2016
Ms Shivani Mitra (undergraduate student, Washington University in St. Louis, USA) May 2016-July 2016
Ms Kenza Sayah (undergraduate student, Universite Paris-Est Creteil Val-de-Marne, Paris, France) 10 April to 16 June 2017