Commissioner Profile

Dr Pulane Elsie Molokwane

Dr Molokwane is a Nuclear Physicist and an Environmental Specialist with expertise in Ground water remediation, research into nuclear process and solid waste strategies, solutions and technologies. She has authored 30 peer reviewed papers (journal publications and peer reviewed conference articles) and 2 Book Chapters.

She is the founder of OLOENVIRON Pty Ltd. She previously worked as Executive Technical Director of South African Intellectual Property Fund and Quintessential Investment Holdings; Principal Environmental Specialist at Sasol Technology Pty Ltd; and Senior Nuclear Fuel Design Physicist at Pebble Bed Modular Reactor SOC (PBMR).

Dr Molokwane served/s on the boards of South African Forestry Company SOC Limited (SAFCOL), Inkomati Usuthu Catchment Management Agency (IUCMA), Sedibeng Water Board, Nuclear Energy Corporation of SA (NECSA) and currently ESKOM SOC Limited . She holds PhD in Chemical Technology (University of Pretoria), M.Sc. in Applied Radiation Science and Technology, Post-Graduate Diploma in Applied Radiation Sciences and Technology, and B.Sc. in Physics and Chemistry (North-West University).