Dr. Vinet Coetzee was born in Pretoria, South Africa. She completed her masters degree at the University of Pretoria before moving to the University of St Andrews, Scotland to complete her PhD. Vinet returned to South Africa, held two prestigious postdoctoral fellowships and is currently employed as a Senior Lecturer at the University of Pretoria. Dr. Coetzee published multiple papers on the relationship between health and facial features which are highly cited and her work has been extensively featured by international media agencies, such as being prominently featured on the BBC website. She has also received various awards and was selected as a member of the Royal Society of South Africa.
Session: NEF Fellows Spotlight Session