Associate Professor Geney Gunston, Associate Professor  & Head of Division(MBChB & MPhil Ed, UCT). Gross and clinical anatomy, medical and anatomical education.

Professor Victoria Gibbon,  Professor & Deputy Head of Division (PhD Wits). Biological anthropology, skeletal biology, bioarchaeology, forensic anthropology, molecular anthropology, dental anthropology, human variation and African prehistory.

Associate Professor Delva Shamley, Associate Professor  (PhD Wits).  Physiotherapy, clinical reasoning, gross anatomy and histology, breast cancer, cancer morbidity.

Associate Professor Jacqui Friedling, Associate Professor (MSc & PhD UCT). Skeletal biology, forensic anthropology, life history studies (health, disease, diet and activity patterns in populations), human variation, adaptation and development, dental anthropology, growth patterns in children, and trauma patterns

Dr Tanya Calvey, Senior Lecturer (PhD Wits). Neuroanatomy.

Dr. Adhil Bhagwandin, Senior Lecturer (MSc & PhD wits). Neuroanatomy, neuroscience, sleep phenomenology, lymphatic system, vertebrate brain, comparative mammalian brains.

Dr. Kenste Mpolokeng, Lecturer (MSc; BSc & BMedSc Free State). Human variation, anatomical variation, ophthalmic artery.

Ms. Jeshika Luckrajh, Lecturer (BMedSc & MSc UKZN). Human neuroanatomy, vascular anatomy and anatomical variation.

Ms. Athi Baliso, Lecturer (BSc & MSc UCT). Biological anthropology, skeletal biology, forensic anthropology, human anatomy, 3D geometric morphometrics.

Contracted Staff

Dr. Elizabeth Dinkele,  Contract Lecturer (MSc & PhD UCT). Human biology, bioarchaeology, forensic anthropology, 3D geometric morphometrics, statistics, human anatomy. February - April 2024

Kyle Paulson. Contract Lecturer(MBChB & MSc(Med) Anatomy -UCT) Human anatomy, fascia, primary care medicine. February - April 2024

Dr Adeyemi AdetimehinPostdoctoral Fellow (BSc. Hons. UNIBEN, PhD in view UCT, Post-Doctoral Fellow, UCT). Forensic entomology, forensic taphonomy, statistics. September 2023 - April 2026.

Emeritus Professor

Professor Alan Morris, Professor Emeritus (PhD Wits). Skeletal Biology/Forensic Anthropology, Human Evolution, History of South African Science.

Professor Graham Louw, Professor Emeritus (MPhil UCT & DVSc Pretoria). Clinical, comparative and applied anatomy, embryology, human growth, skeletal analysis, and medical education.

Honorary Research Affiliates

Dr. Devin Finaughty (PhD UCT). Forensic taphonomy, forensic anthropology, forensic entomology, biological anthropology, human anatomy.

Dr. Kavita Lakha (PhD UCT). Forensic anthropology, bilogical anthroplogy, human anatomy. 

Honorary Lecturer

None at present.

Support and Administrative Staff

Shirees Benjamin, Senior Technical Officer, Maceration Unit & Dissection Laboratory Assistant

Michael Cassar, Principal Technical Officer, Maceration Unit and Body Donation Programme

Jacques Jacobs, Lab Assistant, Maceration Unit & Dissection Laboratory Assistant

Megan Petersen, (MSc, UWC), Senior Scientific Officer, Plastination Unit Manager, Anatomy Practical Convenor

Caroline Powrie, (BA, UCT), Senior Technical Officer  , Body Donation Programme and Skeletal Collection

Wilber Van Niekerk. Departmental Assistant & Dissection Laboratory assistant