Global Academy of Agriculture and Food Security

Our Staff

Information on the management, teaching, research, and administrative staff based at the Academy.

Name Role
Dr Peter Alexander Interdisciplinary Senior Lecturer in Global Food Security
Prof. Liz Baggs Deputy Director of the Global Academy of Agriculture and Food Security, and Chair of Food and Environmental Security
Prof. Lisa Boden Chair of Population Medicine and Veterinary Public Health Policy
Dr Fiona Borthwick Programme Director for MSc in Global Food Security and Nutrition
Dr Rafael De Oliveira Silva Chancellor’s Fellow
Prof. Alan Duncan Visiting Professor of Livestock & Development
Dr Simon Fraval Train@Ed Fellow
Dr Alfy Gathorne-Hardy Interdisciplinary Lecturer in Sustainable Resource Use
Mrs Lyndsey Hayes Administrator
Dr Jonathan Hillier Senior Lecturer in Mathematical Modelling & Global Food System
Dr Lindsay Jaacks UKRI Future Leaders Fellow and Chancellors Fellow Global Challenges
Dr Susan Jarvis Senior Lecturer in Animal Science and BSc Programme Director
Gordon Littlejohn Programme Administrator
Prof. Geraldine McNeill Visiting Professor of Global Nutrition and Health
Billy Mitchell Postgraduate Taught Programmes Administrator
Prof. Dominic Moran Professor of Agricultural and Resource Economics
Mrs Karen Paterson Administrative Assistant
Prof. Alan Raybould Chair in Innovation in the Life Sciences
Dr Kirsteen Shields Lecturer in International Law and Food Security
Prof. Geoff Simm Director of the Global Academy of Agriculture and Food Security, and Chair of Global Agriculture and Food Security
Dr Steph Smith Teaching Fellow
Prof. Joyce Tait Founding Director of the Innogen Centre/Institute
Dr Darren Watt Business Manager
Dr Taddese Zerfu Train@Ed Fellow