Founding President & Chair Membership Committee
Researcher in Astronomy, South African Astronomical Observatory (SAAO)
Zara is a postdoctoral researcher based in South Africa. She holds a doctorate degree in Astronomy after completing her study at the University of Cape Town back in 2015. Her research interests focus on deep radio continuum surveys and multi-wavelength observations of young massive star clusters in interacting galaxies.
Zara is also passionate about science engagement, the promotion of Girls and Women in STEM, and especially the advancement of astronomy in all its aspects in Madagascar and the african continent.