Mark Swilling

Mark is a Distinguished Professor and Programme Coordinator: Sustainable Development in the School of Public Leadership, University of Stellenbosch and Academic Director of the Sustainability Institute.

He is a rated researcher with the National Research Foundation (NRF) and is responsible for the design and implementation of a Master's Programme in Sustainable Development that gets delivered at the Sustainability Institute which is located in the Lynedoch EcoVillage, Stellenbosch. He is also Project Leader of the Centre for Complex Systems in Transition (CST) formerly known as TsamaHub, and on the Management Board of the Centre for Renewable and Sustainable Energy Studies (CRSES).