Dr Nicky Allsopp
ACTING NODE MANAGER
Nicky has managed the Fynbos Node of SAEON since 2008 when the node was launched. In 2019, she took on the role of leading the uLwazi Node, the Data Management Centre of SAEON. Nicky started her research career in Fynbos with a focus on plant nutrition and ecology of arbuscular mycorrhizas. This was followed by a period of research and agricultural development in communal rangelands in South Africa with a focus on the Namaqualand region before returning to Fynbos at SAEON.