Zinhle Mthombothi

Zinhle Mthombothi

Faculty Member, MMED 2019

Junior Researcher
South African Centre for Epidemiological Modelling and Analysis
Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch, South Africa

MSc in Mathematics, Stellenbosch University (2018)
Structured Masters in Mathematical Sciences, African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (2015)
BSc (Hons) in Mathematics, Rhodes University (2014)

About: Zinhle Mthombothi is a Junior Researcher at SACEMA. She received an MSc (Mathematical Sciences) from Stellensbosch University in 2018. Her thesis, titled "Modelling the effects of temperature change on the population dynamics of tsetse flies and trypanosomiasis transmission", was supervised by Prof. John W. Hargrove and Dr. Rachid Ouifki. In 2015 she obtained a Structured Master’s degree in Mathematical Sciences at the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences South Africa (AIMS-SA). She also holds a BSc degree in Mathematics and Chemistry, and a BSc Honours degree in Mathematics which were both obtained at Rhodes University in the years 2013 and 2014 respectively.