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Cambridge Global Food Security

An Interdisciplinary Research Centre at the University of Cambridge
Dr Jean  Adams
Professor in Dietary Public Health
MRC Investigator and Programme Lead – Population Health Interventions
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Dr David  Aldridge
Professor in Aquatic Ecology, Head of Aquatic Ecology
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Professor Julian  Allwood
Professor of Engineering and the Environment
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Professor Andrew  Balmford
Professor of Conservation Science, Department of Zoology
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Dr Soumya  Banerjee
Postdoctoral research associate
Professor Sir David  Baulcombe
Royal Society Edward Penley Abraham Research Professor
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Dr Paulo  Bombelli
Postdoctoral Researcher (Biochemistry)
Research Associate, MRC Epidemiology Unit
Dr Alexandra  Brintrup
Associate Professor in Digital Manufacturing, Department of Engineering (IFM)
Distributed Information and Automation Laboratory
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Professor  Clare  Bryant
Professor of Innate Immunity, The University of Cambridge.
01223 766232 - Veterinary Medicine
Postdoctoral Research Associate David MacKay Research Associate at Darwin College and Cambridge Zero
Dr Matt  Castle
Modelling and Epidemiology Group, Department of Plant Sciences
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Dr Jeongmin  Choi
Head of the Plant Nutrition and Signalling Group, Crop Science Centre
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Professor Pietro  Cicuta
Professor of Biological Physics at Cavendish Laboratory
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Dr Andrew  Craig
Post Doctoral Research Associate, Department of Plant Sciences
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Dr Enrico R Crema
Associate Professor in Computational Analysis of Long-Term Human Cultural and Biological Dynamics
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Dr Otti  A.  Croze
Winton Advanced Research Fellow (Dept of Physics)
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Dr Nik  Cunniffe
University Lecturer in Mathematical Biology, Department of Plant Sciences
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Dr Helen  Curry
Kranzberg Professor in the History of Technology School of History and Sociology Georgia Institute of Technology
Senior Honorary Research Fellow Department of History and Philosophy of Science University of Cambridge
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 Sarah  Dalzell
Investigator Scientist, MRC Nutrition and Bone Health Research Group
Dr Romola  Davenport
Senior Research Associate, Cambridge Group for the History of Population and Social Structure
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Dr Matthew  Davey
Senior Research Associate, Department of Plant Sciences
Senior Lecturer, The Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS)
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Dr Julia  Davies
Head of Transport Group, Department of Plant Sciences
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Professor Cristiane  Derani
Centre Fellow, Cambridge Centre for Environment, Energy and Natural Resource Governance (C-EENRG)
Professor of International, Environmental and Economic Law, Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brasil
Research Coordinator and Head of research group on 'Advanced Studies of Economics and Environment in International Law'
Researcher, Brazilian National Research Agency (CNPq).
07960 609056
Dr Robert  Doubleday
Executive Director, Centre for Science and Policy (CSaP)
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Professor Paul  Dupree
Head of Group, The extracellular matrix in plants – understanding cell wall biosynthesis, with application to dietary carbohydrates, dietary fibre. Department of Biochemistry.
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 Nelzo C.  Ereful
Visiting Researcher, National Institute of Agricultural Botany (NIAB).
Post-doc, University of Los Banos, the Philippines
Professor Steve  Evans
Director of Research in Industrial Sustainability, Department of Engineering (IFM)
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Dr Sebastian  Eves-van den Akker
BBSRC David Phillips Fellow
Head of Group, Plant-Parasite Interactions, Department of Plant Sciences
Professor of Regional Transformation and Economic Security (Grade 11), Department of Land Economy, University of Cambridge.
Director of Studies in Land Economy and Fellow of Jesus College
Acting Director Centre of South Asian Studies
co-I on GCRF funded large programme, TIGR2ESS: Transforming India's Green Revolution by Research and Empowerment for Sustainable food Supplies
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Dr Richard  Fenner
Professor of Engineering Sustainability, Department of Engineering
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Dr Louise  Foley
Career Development Fellow
Newton International Fellow (British Academy), McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research
Moran Professor of Conservation and Development, Department of Geography, University of Cambridge
Dr Ksenia  Gerasimova
Research Associate, Centre for Development Studies
 Arsalan   Ghani
Researcher, International Manufacturing, Department of Engineering (IFM)
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Professor Chris  Gilligan
Director of Research.
Head of the Epidemiology and Modelling Group, Department of Plant Sciences.
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Professor Beverley  Glover
Professor of Plant Systematics and Evolution in the Department of Plant Sciences at the University of Cambridge.
Director of the Cambridge University Botanic Garden.
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Postdoctoral Research Associate
Dr Sabrina  Gonzalez-Jorge
WE Lead Food Community Manager
Digitisation and curatorial assistant, University Herbarium, University of Cambridge
Dr Anna  Gordon
Senior Research Scientist,
Genetics and Breeding Department
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University Senior Lecturer in Microbial Pathogenesis, Department of Veterinary Medicine.
Biological Safety Officer, Department of Veterinary Medicine.
Fellow and Director of Studies for the Veterinary Sciences Tripos - Jesus College, Cambridge.
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Professor Sir Mike  Gregory
Fellow Churchill College,
Fellow and Trustee Royal Academy of Engineering
Former Head, Institute for Manufacturing
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Co-Chair of Cambridge Global Food Security IRC
Professor of Plant Ecology, Department of Plant Sciences
Fellow of Clare College.
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Founder and the Director of the Centre for Resilience and Sustainable Development.
Senior Research Associate at the Centre for Industrial Sustainability at the Institute of Manufacturing (IfM).
Dr Inanna  Hamati-Ataya
Principal Research Associate, CRASSH
ERC Principal Investigator
Founding Director of the Centre for Global Knowledge Studies (gloknos)
Dr Tomas    Harrington
Associate Professor in Digitalisation and Operations Management within the Innovation, Technology and Operations Management Group at Norwich Business School, University of East Anglia (UEA).
Dr Ian  Henderson
Head of Group, Genetic and Epigenetic Inheritance in Plants, Department of Plant Science
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Professor Julian  Hibberd
Head of Group, Molecular Physiology, Department of Plant Sciences
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Professor Ian  Hodge
Professor Emeritus of Rural Economy, Department of Land Economy.
Life Fellow, Hughes Hall.
Member, Department of Environment Food and Rural Affairs, Economic Advisory Panel.
Member, National Trust East of England Advisory Board.
Trustee Marks Hall Estate.
Head of Department of Land Economy, 2002 - 2011.
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Dr Mark  Holmes
Chair in Microbial Genomics and Veterinary Science, Department of Veterinary Medicine.
Associate Dean for Research.
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Tatiana Iakovleva
Associate Director for Engagement, Centre for Science and Policy (CSaP), University of Cambridge
 Carol Nkechi Ibe
Postdoctoral Scientist, John Innes Centre.
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Dr Fumiya  Iida
Professor of Robotics, Department of Engineering (Machine Intelligence Laboratory)
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Postdoctoral Research Associate
Dr Lili  Jia
Senior Research Associate, Department of Engineering
Dr Alexander  Jones
Research Group Leader, The Sainsbury Laboratory
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Professor Martin  Jones
Senior Fellow, McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research.
Emeritus George Pitt-Rivers Professor of Archaeological Science.
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Professor Yasemin  Kor
Beckwith Professor of Management Studies
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Dr Johannes  Kromdijk
Head of Environmental Plant Physiology
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Dr Mukesh  Kumar
University Lecturer in Operations Management
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 Ben  Lang
Senior Research Associate / Manager, Rural Business Unit (RBU), Department of Land Economy
Member of DEFRA, Farm Business Survey Technical Group
Member of Rural Business Research Management Group
Member of the CAAV Costings Committee
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Professor Nigel  Leader-Williams
Director of Conservation Leadership, Department of Geography
Fellow of Churchill College
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Professor Dame Ottoline  Leyser
Regius Professor of Botany.
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Dr Diane  Lister
Programme Manager, Conversation Institute, University of Cambridge
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C-EENRG Fellow Postdoctoral Research Associate, El-Erian Institute of Behavioural Economics and Policy, Judge Business School, University of Cambridge
Broodbank Senior Research Fellow, Department of Plant Sciences
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Dr Sarah  Luke
Postdoctoral Research Associate, Department of Zoology
Dr Paula  MacGregor
Paula MacGregor has relocated to the University of Bristol, but remains a Visiting Researcher in the Department of Biochemistry until December 2022.
Soujanya Mantravadi
Research Associate, Mandala Consortium – Transforming Urban Food Systems for Public and Planetary Health, University of Cambridge
Professor Theresa  Marteau
Director, Behaviour and Health Research Unit, Institute of Public Health
Director of Studies for Psychological and Behavioural Sciences, Christ’s College
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Dr. José Ciro Martínez
Junior Research Fellow, Trinity College
Professor Nicholas  Mascie-Taylor
Director of Research, CAPABLE (Cambridge Programme to Assist Bangladesh in Lifestyle and Environmental risk reduction)
07778 655840
Senior Research Associate and Manager of the Algal Innovation Centre (AIC) at the University of Cambridge.
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Dr Jean-François  Mercure
Departmental Fellow, Cambridge Centre for Energy, Environment and Natural Resource Governance (C-EENRG), Department of Land Economy, University of Cambridge
Senior Lecturer in Global Systems, Department of Geography, University of Exeter
Dr Ebele  Mogo
Research Associate, Global Diet and Activity Research Group and Network, MRC Epidemiology Unit, University of Cambridge
Dr David  Nally
University Senior Lecturer, Department of Geography
Fellow of Fitzwilliam College
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Dr Monica  Nicolaides Ramsey
Leverhulme Early Career Fellow, McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research.
By-Fellow, Churchill College.
Director, Crop Science Centre, University of Cambridge.
Dr Rosemary  Ostfeld
Visiting Associate at the Judge Business School
Professor Susan  Owens
Emeritus Professor of Environment and Policy.
Policy and Fellow Emerita of Newnham College.
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 Michael  Pashkevich
Postdoc student
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Dr Uta  Paszkowski
Head of Cereal Symbiosis Group, Department of Plant Sciences
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Dr Gareth  Pearce
Senior Lecturer in Farm Animal Health and Production, Animal Health & Welfare Group
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Dr Tarra  Penney
Research Associate, MRC Epidemiology Unit & Centre for Diet and Activity Research (CEDAR)
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Dr Cameron A. Petrie
Reader in South Asian and Iranian Archaeology.
Fellow of Trinity College.
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Professor Jaideep  Prabhu
Jawaharlal Nehru Professor of Indian Business & Enterprise (Judge Business School)
Director of the Centre for India & Global Business (CIGB)
Fellow of Clare College
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Dr Arianna  Psichas
Research Associate at the Metabolic Research Laboratories and MRC Metabolic Diseases Unit, Wellcome Trust-MRC Institute of Metabolic Science
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Dr Mike  Rands
Master, Darwin College.
Founding Director, Cambridge Conservation Initiative.
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Professor  Sumantra   Ray
Director of Research in Food Security, Health and Society, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Cambridge.
Licensed Medical Doctor and Registered Nutritionist (Public Health), with special interests in Nutrition Education in Health Systems and Cardiovascular Disease Prevention.
Founding Chair and Executive Director of the NNEdPro Global Centre for Nutrition and Health.
Co-Founder and Chair of BMJ Nutrition, Prevention and Health.
Dr Mansoor  Raza
Researcher in Network Analysis
Dr Olivier  Restif
Senior Lecturer, Department of Veterinary Medicine
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Professor Keith  Richards
Professor, Department of Geography
Fellow of Emmanuel College
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Assistant Professor of Development Studies, Department of Politics and International Studies
Dr Carole A. Sargent
Senior Research Associate, Department of Pathology
Fellow, Academic Convenor, Tutor, Graduate Admissions Tutor, and Admissions Tutor for the Cambridge Graduate Course in Medicine, Hughes Hall
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Dr Ivan  Scales
McGrath Lecturer, Department of Geography
Director of Studies in Geography, St Catharine's College
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Dr Yi  Shen
Postdoctoral Researcher
Dr Richard  Sidebottom
Post-Doctoral Researcher in the Department of Land Economy, University of Cambridge.
Dr Pallavi  Singh
Post Doctoral Research Associate, Department of Plant Sciences.
John Henry Coates Research Fellow, Emmanuel College.
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Dr  Shashi Ratnaker Singh
Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Geography, University of Cambridge.
Dr Shreya  Sinha
Postdoctoral Research Associate, Department of Geography, University of Cambridge.
Dr Jag  Srai
Co-Chair of Cambridge Global Food Security IRC
Head, Centre for International Manufacturing, IfM, Department of Engineering
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Dr Konstantina  Stamati
Social Sciences Partnership Manager
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Dr Sean  Stevenson
Post Doctoral Research Associate
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Dr Emily  Stoakes
Postdoctoral Researcher
Dr Federica  Sulas
A. G. Leventis Fellow in African Archaeology
McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research
University of Cambridge
Professor William  Sutherland
Miriam Rothschild Professor of Conservation Biology, Department of Zoology
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Dr Stephanie  Swarbreck
Broodbank Fellow, Department of Plant Sciences
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Postdoctoral Research Associate, Crop Science Centre.
Dr Naoum  Tsolakis
Research Associate in Industrial Systems and Network Analysis. Department of Engineering.
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Dr Asaf  Tzachor
Lead Researcher for Food Security and Research Associate, Center for the Study of Existential Risks (CSER), University of Cambridge.
Professor Nigel  Unwin
Director of Research in Global Public Health Research (Part-time: 20%), MRC-Epidemiology Unit, University of Cambridge.
Professor in Public Health and Epidemiology (Part-time: 20%), College of Medicine and Health, University of Exeter.
Honorary Professor of Population Health Sciences, George Alleyne Chronic Disease Research Centre, The University of the West Indies.
+44 (0) 1223 330315
Founder of the Cambridge Infrastructure Resilience Group (CIRG).
Department of Land Economy, University of Cambridge.
Professor Megan  Vaughn
Professor of African History and Health. Institute for Advanced Studies, University College London.
Dr Liz  Watson
University Senior Lecturer, Department of Geography
Pybus Fellow of Newnham College
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Postdoctoral Researcher
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Professor Ian  Wilson
Professor of Soft Solids and Surfaces
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Professor James  Wood
Alborada Professor of Equine and Farm Animal Science
Head of Department of Veterinary Medicine
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Dr Gitanjali  Yadav
DBT-Cambridge Lecturer
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Dr Giles  Yeo
Principal Research Associate, Metabolic Research Laboratories and MRC Metabolic Diseases Unit.
Tutor, Wolfson College.
Honorary President, British Dietetic Association.
Senior Department Fellow in Environmental Policy and Economics, Department of Land Economy.