The Democratic Republic of the Congo
Dr. Mavinga Blaise Mbala
Dr. Mavinga Blaise Mbala is a professor and Deputy Head of the Department of Chemistry and Industry at the University of Kinshasa, his home university. He is also a visiting professor in other universities in DR Congo where he teaches Analytical, Organic, Pharmaceutical and Natural Product Chemistry and Pharmacognosy. He obtained his MSc from The University of Kwazulu-Natal (Durban/South-Africa) in 2007 and his PhD from Ghent University (Ghent/Belgium) in 2011. Currently he is also a visiting researcher in the University of Surrey (Surrey/UK).