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Cambridge Global Food Security

A Strategic Research Initiative of the University of Cambridge

Studying at Cambridge

 

Professor Chris Gilligan

Professor Chris Gilligan

Co-Chair of the Cambridge University Strategic Initiative in Global Food Security

Professor of Mathematical Biology

Head of The Epidemiology and Modelling Group, Department of Plant Sciences


Office Phone: 01223 333904

Subject groups/Research projects

Infectious Diseases and Food Security:

Analysis of factors that influence and control invasion, persistence and variability of disease and other organisms using a combination of experimentation and modelling.

Modelling for Food Security:

Analysis of factors that influence and control invasion, persistence and variability of disease and other organisms using a combination of experimentation and modelling. 

Departments and Institutes

Department of Plant Sciences:

Keywords

spread of genetically modified crops ; control of antibiotic and pesticide resistance for plant and animal diseases ; control of plant disease ; invasion of new or recurrent animal and plant disease