School of Life Sciences

Dr Syd Ramdhani

Senior Lecturer

Prof Ramdhani holds a PhD in Botany (Rhodes University, 2007). He is primary interested in taxonomy, systematics, evolutionary biology and biogeography. He joined the School of Life Science in 2011. He has authored numerous research papers and acted as referee for several journals.

Research interests

  • Asphodelaceae (the Aloe family)
  • Biogeography
  • Evolutionary biology
  • Molecular systematics
  • Phenetics
  • Phylogenetics
  • Seed biology
  • Taxonomy
  • Urban ecology

Research profiles