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Cambridge Global Food Security

An Interdisciplinary Research Centre at the University of Cambridge
This theme includes:
  • Drawing lessons from historical analyses of  famine
  • Role of political structures in production & distribution of food
  • Archaeological & anthropological evidence for innovation



Dr Lara  Allen
CEO: Centre for Global Equality (CGE).
Inclusive Innovation Programme Director: Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology (CEB), University of Cambridge.
 Imogen  Cripps
Policy Officer
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
01223 335748
Dr Romola  Davenport
Senior Research Associate, Cambridge Group for the History of Population and Social Structure
01223 333384
Dr Robert  Doubleday
Executive Director, Centre for Science and Policy (CSaP)
01223 746707
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
01223 764048
Dr Ksenia  Gerasimova
Research Associate, Centre for Development Studies
Dr Inanna  Hamati-Ataya
Principal Research Associate, CRASSH
ERC Principal Investigator
Founding Director of the Centre for Global Knowledge Studies (gloknos)
 Katy  Jeary
PhD Student, Department of Geography
01223 333399
 Joseph   Martínez
PhD Student in Geography
Professor Nicholas  Mascie-Taylor
Director of Research, CAPABLE (Cambridge Programme to Assist Bangladesh in Lifestyle and Environmental risk reduction)
07778 655840
Dr David  Nally
University Senior Lecturer, Department of Geography
Fellow of Fitzwilliam College
01223 339776
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 Ivan  Scales
McGrath Lecturer, Department of Geography
Director of Studies in Geography, St Catharine's College
01223 338374
Dr Sara  Serradas Duarte
Research Strategy Manager, University of Cambridge, Centre for Global Equality (CGE)
01223 747375
 Amarynth  Sichel
MPhil Student: Planning, Growth and Regeneration
Dr  Shashi Ratnaker Singh
Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Geography, University of Cambridge.
Dr Shreya  Sinha
Postdoctoral Research Associate, Department of Geography, 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
01223 333356
 Lana  Whitaker
Post-Doctoral Research Associate, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine