Vincent Msadala
Water specialist and environmental expert
Stellenbosch University
  • Vincent grew up in rural Malawi, the oldest of six siblings
  • He completed an MSc in Civil Engineering (Water) at the Univeristy of Stellenbosch of a Canon Collins Scholarship and later went on graduate with a PhD from the same university.
  • Vincent has over 10 years of experience in the fields of water resources development and management obtained through professional practice, teaching, research and consultancy.
  • Vincent is now a Lecturer in Hydrology and Hydraulics at University of Malawi.
  • He is interested in conducting research and providing consultation for private, government and non-profit organisations through an independent water institute or organisation.
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Greatest achievement: 

Receiving an award for best Master’s thesis in water engineering at Stellenbosch University

Professional interests: 

Water engineering, climate change simulations, reservoir and river sedimentation investigations and research

Current occupation: 
Lecturer in Hydrology and Hydraulics at University of Malawi