Fellows : COHORT

2024 Cohort

Disruptive science to meet global challenges

Riccardo Bommarco

 Full Professor in agricultural entomology
Swedish University of agricultural sciences (Sweden)

Adriana Descalzo

 Principal Researcher
 University of Morón (Argentina)

Emi Minghui Gui

Senior project manager
Monash sustainable development institute (Australia)

Gabriel López Porras

Professor of Environmental Law
Universidad Autónoma de Chihuahua (Mexico)

Alvaro Jorge Romera

Senior Scientist
AGresearch Ltd. (New Zealand)

Bahman Rostami-Tabar

Professor of Data-Driven Decision Science
Cardiff University (United Kingdom)

2023 Cohort

What roles for science in crisis times?
Outlook in the health, environment and agriculture interconnected areas


Full Professor of Sociology of Rural Development and Food Studies
Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (Brazil)


Lecturer in Computer Sciences and Engineering 
University of Dar es Salaam (Tanzania)


Professor in Science Policy and Public Administration & Director of the Center for Science, Technology, and Environmental Policy Studies (C-STEPS)
Arizona State University (USA)


Lecturer in Sociology and Anthropology
University of Dar es Salaam (Tanzania)

2021 Cohort

Fake news or weak science? Implications for sustainable development transitions in the agri-food, environmental and health areas

Julio Amador

Research Fellow in Data Science
Imperial College London (The United Kingdom)

Christophe Béné

Senior Researcher on Policy Analysis
International Center for Tropical Agriculture – CIAT (Colombia)

Thaura Ghneim-Herrera

Professor in Plant Biology
ICESI University (Colombia)

Facundo Tabbita

Researcher in Agronomic Science
National Agricultural Technology Institute – INTA (Argentina)

Mahama Tawat

Research Associate in Comparative Politics
Institute for Research, Socio-Economic Development and Communication – IRESCO (Cameroon)

2018 COHORT Pilot

At what level should circularity of food systems be organized: local or global?

Neli Aparecida de Mello-Théry

Geographer and Professor of Sustainable Development
University of São Paulo

Habiba Bouhamed Chaabouni

Professor of Medical Genetics
University of Tunis-El Manar

Philippe Mayaud

Professor of Infectious Diseases and Reproductive Health
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine)

John R. Porter

Emeritus Professor of Climate Change and Food Security
University of Copenhagen

Martin Van Ittersum

Professor in Plant Production Systems
Wageningen University and Research