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agriculturist , consultant

Francois Pierre van Jaarsveld, South African agriculturist, consultant. Achievements include development of legal-technical authentic South African brandy database and wine authenticity database. Postdoctoral fellowship, Rhodes University, 1999.

Background

Jaarsveld, Francois Pierre van was born on July 17, 1967 in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape, South Africa. Son of Stefanus Francois and Johanna Nesbia van Jaarsveld.

Education

Diploma in Management Practice, Technikon SA, Tshwane, 1993. Diploma in Management Practice, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, 1994. Doctor of Philosophy in Biochemistry, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, 1997.

Career

Lecturer Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, 1997—1998. Postdoctoral fellowship & laboratory manager Rhodes University, Grahamstown, 1999—1999. Senior researcher Agricultural Research Council, Stellenbosch, since 1999, consultant, since 2003.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of legal-technical authentic South African brandy database and wine authenticity database.

Membership

General & welcoming church-member evening church divine-congressional services Dutch Reformed Church, Somerset, South Africa, 2006—2009. Member of South African Society Enology & Viticulture (Best Publications award 2006), South African Chemical Society, South African Association Food Science & Technology.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Jogging, exercise, bicycling, reading, woodworking.

Connections

Married Anna Coetzer Uys.

father:
Stefanus Francois

mother:
Johanna Nesbia

spouse:
Anna Coetzer Uys.