Academic Leader of Research

PersonDr Nkosana Jafta 
Telephone +27 (0)31 260 4493
EmailJaftan@ukzn.ac.za
CampusHoward College
Designation Acting academic leader of research

Dr Jafta qualified with a Masters in Medical Sciences degree at the University of KwaZulu-Natal and his dissertation was on ”Indoor Air Quality” (IAQ). His activities at the University include, inter alia, lecturing undergraduate medical students and post graduate students. Training practising environmental health practitioners on IAQ are some training activities partnered with National Department of Health he is involved in. His main research interest is environmental exposure assessment. His PhD was on Childhood TB and Indoor Air Pollution. He is also currently serving as an academic leader of research in the School of Nursing and Public Health