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Cambridge Global Food Security

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Steering Committee

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
  • NIHR Research Fellow, School of Clinical Medicine
  • Programme Lead – Population approaches to promoting healthy diets
01223 769142
Dr Tina Barsby
01223 342280
Dr Robert Doubleday
  • Director, Centre for Science and Policy (CSaP)
  • Senior Research Associate, Department of Geography
01223 746707
Dr Shailaja Fennell
  • University Lecturer in Development Studies, Department of Land Economy
01223 764048
Jacqueline Garget
  • Programme Manager, Cambridge Global Food Security
01223 333925
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
01223 333904
Dr Andrew Grant
  • University Senior Lecturer in Bacterial Pathogenesis, Department of Veterinary Medicine
01223 765801
Professor Howard Griffiths
  • Co-Chair of the Cambridge University Strategic Initiative in Global Food Security
  • Professor of Plant Ecology, Department of Plant Sciences
01223 333946
Dr Inanna Hamati-Ataya
  • Principal Research Associate, CRASSH
  • ERC Principal Investigator
  • Founding Director of the Centre for Global Knowledge Studies (gloknos)
Professor Martin Jones
  • George Pitt-Rivers Professor of Archaeological Science
  • Head of the Department of Archaeology and Anthropology
01223 333507
Dr David Nally
  • University Senior Lecturer, Department of Geography
  • Fellow of Fitzwilliam College
01223 339776
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
01223 765468
Dr Jag Srai
  • Head, Centre of International Manufacturing, Department of Engineering
01223 765601
Dr Dan Tucker
  • Senior Lecturer in Veterinary Public Health
01223 330885
Professor Nigel Unwin
  • Strategic Lead for Global Public Health Research
+44 (0) 1223 330315
Professor Bhaskar Vira
  • Reader in the Political Economy of Environment and Development, Department of Geography
  • Director, University of Cambridge Conservation Research Institute
01223 339823

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