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director , animal scientist

Glen Taylor Taylor, South African animal scientist, director. Achievements include research in aquaculture. Grant, May & Stanley Charity Trust, since 1995, National Research Foundation, 1995—2002.

Background

Taylor, Glen Taylor was born on October 20, 1965 in Nelspruit, Mpumalanga, South Africa. Son of Gilbert James and Emmerencia Taylor.

Education

North Dakota in Veterinary Technology, Pretoria Technicon, Gauteng, South Africa, 1986. Bachelor of Science in Animal Science with honors, University Free State, Bloemfontein, South Africa, 1994. Master of Science in Animal Science, University Free State, Bloemfontein, 1995.

Doctor of Philosophy in Animal Science, University Pretoria, 2007.

Career

Veterinary technologist Onderstepoort, Pretoria, 1986—1988. Veterinary research technician Department Agriculture, 1988—1989. Lecturer University Free State, 1989—1998, manager research commercialisation & business development, since 2009.

Senior lecturer Central University of Technology, 1998—1999. Head department agricultural management Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, George, South Africa, 1999—2008. Director Glendolf, Bloemfontein, 1992—1997.

Consultant Gesellschaft für Technische Zusammenarbeit, Maputu, Mozambique, 1994—1998, Social Economics Ltd., George, 2005—2008. Director Jagido Aquaculture, George, since 2007. Lieutenant Medical Services, 1986-1987, South Africa.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in aquaculture.

Membership

Funder non-governmental organization-Cmty. Development, George, 2001—2006. Board member small stock section Central Show Society, Bloemfontein, 1993—1997, board member cattle section, 1993—1997.

Board member Witwatersrand Agricultural Society, Johannesburg, 1995—1997. Member of South African Society Animal Science.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Squash, travel, adventure sports.

Connections

Married Michelle Stols, December 7, 1990. Children: Sharene, Ashley.

father:
Gilbert James

mother:
Emmerencia Taylor

spouse:
Michelle Stols

child:
Sharene Taylor

child:
Ashley Taylor