With a surge in the number of PhD candidates currently enrolled at African universities, the demand for training in Doctoral supervision has also increased. Prof Jan Botha traveled to Malawi from 19 February to 6 March 2016 to present a series of courses on the topic. This staff exchange between Stellenbosch University and the University of Malawi was graciously funded by the African Association of Universities.
SciSTIP is a DST/NRF Centre of Excellence in Scientometrics and Science, Technology and Innovation Policy.
SciSTIP is hosted by Stellenbosch University at its Centre for Research on Evaluation, Science and Technology (CREST).
SciSTIP research projects are organised within five broad research focus areas: