Department of Environmental Sciences

Dr K Slater

College of Agriculture & Environmental Sciences
School of Environmental Sciences
Department: Environmental Sciences
Senior Lecturer
Tel: 011 471 2342


  • Mammal ecology

Field of Specialisation

  • Primate Ecology    
  • Bat and Cave Ecology    
  • Large Mammal Behavioural Ecology

Journal articles



Registered with the South African Council for Natural Scientific Professions (SACNASP) as an Ecological and Zoological Scientist


  • South African Wildlife Management Association (SAWMA)
  • Primate Ecology and Genetics (PEGG) (founder member)
  • FGASA (Fields Guide Association of Southern Africa)
  • Botanical Society of South Africa (BotSoc)
  • International Primate Society (IPS)
  • Friends of Kloofendal Nature Reserve (FROK)

Community Service:

  • Field Guides Association of South Africa (FGASA) assessor and Gauteng Regional committee member
  • Friends of Kloofendal Nature Reserve committee