#InTheSpotlight – PROFESSOR COLLEEN T DOWNS - SARCHI RESEARCH CHAIR SCHOOL OF LIFE SCIENCES

Prof Downs has been at the University of KwaZulu-Natal since 1994 lecturing and conducting research. Her research interests are broad and multidisciplinary. They include the conservation, general biology and ecophysiology (particularly nutrition, digestive physiology, frugivory and thermal biology) of terrestrial vertebrates in unpredictable environments.