International Advisory Committee

Chair: Professor Robert Henry
Institute Director, Queensland Alliance for Agriculture and Food Innovation
The University of Queensland


Professor Barbara Burlingame
Professor, Nutrition and Food Systems
College of Health
Massey University


Emeritus Professor Kenneth Cassman
Emeritus Professor of Agronomy
Department of Agronomy and Horticulture
University of Nebraska-Lincoln


Dr Dahlan Dahlanuddin
Livestock Production Systems
Faculty of Animal Science
University of Mataram


Dr Henry Daniell
Professor and Director of Translational Research
School of Dental Medicine
University of Pennsylvania


Adjunct Professor Ian Darnton-Hill AO
The Boden Institute of Obesity, Nutrition, Exercise and Eating Disorders,
Faculty of Medicine and Health
University of Sydney


Professor Glenn Denning
Professor of Professional Practice
Director, MPA in Development Practice
School of International and Public Affairs
Columbia University


Professor J.S. (Pat) Heslop-Harrison
Department of Genetics and Genome Biology
University of Leicester


Professor Hailing Jin
Professor and Cy Mouradick Endowed Chair, Department of Microbiology & Plant Pathology, Centre for Plant Cell Biology, Institute for Integrative Genome Biology
University of California


Assoc Professor Judith Kimiywe
Associate Professor, Department of Foods, Nutrition and Dietetics, School of Applied Human Sciences Complex
Kenyatta University


Professor Qiaoquan Liu
Professor of Crop Genetics and Breeding
Director, Office of Science and Technology
Yangzhou University


Professor P. V. Vara Prasad
Director, Sustainable Intensification Innovation Lab
University Distinguished Professor, Crop Ecophysiology
Kansas State University


Professor Anete Pereira de Souza
Professor, Deptartment of Plant Biology
Centre for Molecular Biology and Genetic Engineering
State University of Campinas


Mr Ian Proudfoot
Global Head of Agribusiness


Assoc Prof Joao (Joe) Mauricio Bueno Vendramini
Forage Specialist
University of Florida


Dr Rajeev Varshney
JC Bose National Fellow and Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Laureate (Government of India)
Research Program Director, Genetic Gains
Director, Centre of Excellence in Genomics and Systems Biology
International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT)