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Ms. Thembi Mhlanga, Project Manager

Thembi is a Project manager with over 5 years’ experience in Higher Education. She studied Chemistry and Molecular Biology at the University of Cape Town, then went on to study Biomedical Science at the University of The West of England where she later went on to work in the fields of medicine and mechanical engineering. Prior to the University of Manchester, Thembi worked for The London School for Hygiene as a research Project Manager in vaccinology, she has extensive experience working in HEI project management including strategic planning, team management, contracts, operations, logistics, procurement and finance. Thembi joined the Nanomedicine Lab in April 2019 as project manager, covering management of the EPSRC 2D-Health project.