Research Interests

​Development of screening methods that facilitate the discovery of compounds with industrial application and drug repurposing


Selected Publications


Education Profile

  • Ph.D. Bioinformatics, South African National Bioinformatics Institute (SANBI), University of the Western Cape, 2009
  • M.Sc. (Masters) Biotechnology, University of the Western Cape, 2007
  • B.Sc. (Hons) Biotechnology, University of the Western Cape, 2004
  • B.Com. (Hons) Management, University of the Western Cape, 2003

Professional Profile

  • 2011-present Research Scientist,  Computational Bioscience Research Center, KAUST
  • 2009-2011 Postdoctoral Fellow, Computational Bioscience Research Center, KAUST