United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

Bismark Tyobeka

The Board of South Africa's National Nuclear Regulator recently announced the appointment of Dr. Bismark Tyobeka as Chief Executive Officer.  Dr. Tyobeka was appointed by South Africa's Minister of Energy.  His appointment will be effective September 2, 2013. Prior to his appointment, Dr. Tyobeka served as a Nuclear Engineer and Unit Head of Gas Cooled Reactors at the International Atomic Energy Agency in Vienna, Austria.  Dr. Tyobeka has obtained several national and international qualifications in the nuclear field which include a
Master of Science in Applied Radiation Science and Technology, University of North West; a Master of Science in Nuclear Engineering, Pennsylvania State University; and a Doctor of Philosophy in Nuclear Engineering, Pennsylvania State University.
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