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Cambridge Global Food Security

An Interdisciplinary Research Centre at the University of Cambridge

Initiative members’ interests are represented by the Steering Committee, the primary decision-making body, which meets regularly to oversee progress and discuss new activities and opportunities.

Dr Jean  Adams
Professor in Dietary Public Health
MRC Investigator and Programme Lead – Population Health Interventions
01223 769142
Professor John  Carr
Head of Group, Virology & Molecular Plant Pathology, Department of Plant Sciences
01223 766416
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
Lecturer in Animal Ecology
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
Professor Chris  Gilligan
Director of Research.
Head of the Epidemiology and Modelling Group, Department of Plant Sciences.
01223 333904
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.
01223 765801
Co-Chair of Cambridge Global Food Security IRC
Professor of Plant Ecology, Department of Plant Sciences
Fellow of Clare College.
01223 333946
Dr Inanna  Hamati-Ataya
Principal Research Associate, CRASSH
ERC Principal Investigator
Founding Director of the Centre for Global Knowledge Studies (gloknos)
Photograph of Sigrid Heuer
Head of Pre-Breeding Department
Programme Leader Crop Improvement and Resilience, National Institute Agricultural Botany (NIAB), Cambridge, UK
Tatiana Iakovleva
Associate Director for Engagement, Centre for Science and Policy (CSaP), University of Cambridge
Professor Yasemin  Kor
Beckwith Professor of Management Studies
01223 748811
Dr David  Nally
University Senior Lecturer, Department of Geography
Fellow of Fitzwilliam College
01223 339776
Dr Cameron A. Petrie
Reader in South Asian and Iranian Archaeology.
Fellow of Trinity College.
01223 339001
Teaching Fellow in Veterinary Public Health, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge.
Research Associate, Sainsbury Laboratory
Co-Chair of the Cambridge Food Security Society (CFSS)
University of Cambridge
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Assistant Professor of Development Studies, Department of Politics and International Studies
Dr Jag  Srai
Co-Chair of Cambridge Global Food Security IRC
Head, Centre for International Manufacturing, IfM, Department of Engineering
01223 765601