School of Life Sciences

Dr Mfundo S.T. Maseko


Dr Mfundo Maseko is a Biology Lecturer in the School of Life Sciences. He obtained both his MSc and PhD in Ecological Sciences at the University of KwaZulu-Natal. His research interests include biodiversity management and conservation, ecosystem functioning, animal physiology, and human-wildlife interactions. Dr Maseko is also interested on the impacts of climate change and land-use change on the diversity and persistence of birds and mammals.

Research interests

  • Biodiversity conservation
  • Biodiversity management
  • Animal physiology
  • Human-wildlife interactions

Research profiles