Principal Research Fellow and Associate Professor - food and nutrition security, international agricultural research, University of Sydney

For over 20 years, I have worked closely with smallholder farmers in sub-Saharan Africa and SE Asia as a veterinarian, researcher and colleague, with an emphasis on the development of sustainable infectious disease control in animals in rural areas in support of food security and poverty alleviation. My current research and development interests include food and nutrition security (domestic and international), One Health, gender equity and Science Communication.

Experience

  • –present
    Principal Research Fellow and Associate Professor - food security, international agricultural research, University of Sydney

Education

  • 1989 
    ANU, PhD / Veterinary Immunology

Honours

Officer of the Order of Australia