Mr Mario Clayford

DEPARTMENT: Center for Science, Technology and Innovation Indicators (CeSTii)
TELEPHONE: 021 466 7829
EMAIL: mclayford@hsrc.ac.za

Mario Clayford is a Senior Researcher (PhD Intern) at the Centre for Science, Technology and Innovation Indicators (CeSTII). He holds a Bachelor's degree in Psychology and a Master's degree in Research Psychology from the University of the Western Cape.

Before joining the HSRC in January 2013, Mario was a Senior Research Technologist at the Medical Research Council of South Africa. He has also worked as a District Survey Coordinator at Statistics South Africa and previously as a Junior Researcher at the Human Sciences Research Council. In addition to his current internship he has also completed a bachelor's degree internship at the De Novo Youth Rehabilitation Centre in 2004, and a Master's degree internship at the University of the Western Cape?s HIV/AIDS Programme in 2009.

He's research area of interest includes health intervention research, health psychology, and health policy research. His publication record spans the co-authoring of 2 journal articles and several client reports on Research and Experimental Development in South Africa.

Recent

National Research and Development (R&D) Survey - P3

The National Research and Experimental Development (R&D) Survey is currently the largest project under the National System of Innovation (NSI) studies....