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Agricultural studies educator

Puffy Soundy, South African agricultural studies educator. Member of International Society Horticultural Science, American Society Horticultural Science, Southern African Society Horticultural Science (president 2009).

Background

Soundy, Puffy was born on May 15, 1962 in Louis Trichardt, Limpopo, South Africa. Son of Keystone and Flora Roselet Soundy.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Agriculture, University Fort Hare, Alice, South Africa, 1985. Master of Science in Agriculture, University Natal, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, 1989. Doctor of Philosophy, University Florida, Gainesville, 1996.

Career

Junior lecturer University Fort Hare, 1989, lecturer, 1990—1997, senior lecturer, 1998—1999, head department, 1999. Senior lecturer University Pretoria, South Africa, 2000—2007, associate professor, since 2008. Technical advisor National Department Agriculture, Pretoria, since 2008.

Membership

Member of International Society Horticultural Science, American Society Horticultural Science, Southern African Society Horticultural Science (president 2009).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, reading.

Connections

Married Patience Khensani Marivate, May 16, 2002. Children: Michigan Marivate, Cassandra.

father:
Keystone Soundy

mother:
Flora Roselet Soundy

spouse:
Patience Khensani Marivate

child:
Michigan Marivate Soundy

child:
Cassandra Soundy