University Of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa; And KwaZulu-Natal Museum, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
Widely Experienced Editor Across All Disciplines, But Particular Skill In Entomology/dipterology In The Biological Sciences
MSc (Entomological Systematics), 1984 (University of Natal, Pietermaritzburg). Thesis: Revision of the Afrotropical genus Bogosia Rondani, 1873 (Diptera: Tachinidae).
PhD (Dipteran Systematics), 1990 (University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney, Australia). Thesis: Systematics of the Australasian Dexiini (Diptera: Tachinidae), exclusive of Prosena Le Peletier & Serville.
1982-1985, Curator of Entomology, Natal Museum
1985-1989, Dean of Biological Sciences Scholarship Holder, UNSW, Sydney, Australia
1990-1994, Assistant Editor, Annals of the Natal Museum
1994-2002, Editor: Annals of the Natal Museum (now African Invertebrates), Natal Museum Journal of Humanities (now Southern African Humanities)
1990-1996, Head of Department of Entomology, Natal Museum
1996-2002, Head of Department of Arthropoda (amalgamation of Entomology and Arachnology Depts), Natal Museum
2002-present, Honorary Research Fellow, School of Life Sciences (formerly School of Botany & Zoology and School of Biological Sciences), University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban
2002-present, Honorary Research Associate, KwaZulu-Natal Museum
2002-present, Subject Editor, African Invertebrates, KwaZulu-Natal Museum
2009-present, Director: Copy-Writing Specialist Consultants (research facilitation and academic editing)