Deshen Moodley awarded the DSI/NRF-UCT SARChI Research Chair in AI Systems

June 2023 Deshen Moodley, co-director of AIRU, was recently awarded the DSI/NRF-UCT SARChI Research Chair in Artificial Intelligence (AI) Systems.  This is the first SARChI Chair at UCT under the DSI/NRF’s new SARChI co-funding framework.

Established in 2006 by the Department of Science and Technology (DST) and the National Research Foundation (NRF), the South African Research Chairs Initiative (SARChI) is designed to attract and retain excellence in research and innovation at South African public universities.

More information about SARChI can be found on the NRF website.

National Research Foundation (NRF)