Scott Hazelhurst is an Associate Professor in the School of Electrical & Information Engineering and a member of Wits Bioinformatics, a division of the Sydney Brenner Institute for Molecular Bioiscience at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg (Wits). He is PI of the Wits node of H3ABionet. He received his honours and MSc degrees from Wits and his PhD from the University of British Columbia. His research interests are data structures & algorithms, parallelism and bioinformatics.
Peter van Heusden
Peter van Heusden is a research and bioinformatics software developer at the South African National Bioinformatics Institute (SANBI). He has spent the last decade building computer systems to enable rapid, reproducible science.