Full First Name(s)
Robin Michael
Title (honorific)
Academic Qualifications
PhD (with distinction 1971, University of Georgia, Georgia); MSc (Agric) Cum Laude (1969, University of Natal, South Africa); BSc (Agric) (1968, University of Natal, South Africa)
Brief Biography (English)

Robin Michael Crewe is a Senior Research Fellow in the Centre for the Advancement of Scholarship and a member of the Social Insects Research Group of the University of Pretoria, past President of the Academy of Science of South Africa and past Chair of the Network of African Science Academies.

He is a Council Member of The World Academy of Sciences and is Co-Chair of an InterAcademy Partnership (IAP) working group entitled “Harnessing Science, Engineering, and Medicine to address Africa’s challenges”. Prof Crewe's research interests are in Entomology, Chemical Ecology, and Genetics.

View profile for Robin Michael Crewe in: Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf), (2017). Legends of South African Science. [Online] Available at: DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.17159/assaf.2016/0012

Job Title
Primary Organisation
Centre for the Advancement of Scholarship
African Country
South Africa
African Region
Southern Africa

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