History

October 2009 - Appointment of Dr Özlem Tastan Bishop to establish postgraduate studies in Bioinformatics
January 2010 - Establishment of Rhodes University Bioinformatics Research Group (RUBi)
January 2011 - Initiation of one-year MSc Bioinformatics programme
October 2013 - Establishment of the Research Unit in Bioinformatics (still abbreviated to RUBi)