Senior Scientist | BSc MSc
Morkel is completing his Ph.D. in Environmental Science from the University of Canterbury, focusing on the treatment efficiency of wastewater for emerging organic contaminants using constructed wetlands and carbonaceous bioreactors.
He has wide-ranging knowledge of standard methods for the analysis of environmental parameters in water, plants & soils, and extensive experience in wastewater treatment systems. He previously worked in a Government Research Institute analytical laboratory with responsibilities including method development, validation, and quality control measures in analysis. He has a solid background in scientific instrument set-up, maintenance, and troubleshooting.