Pardey will direct CFANS global research

Philip PardeyRenowned economist Philip Pardey will be the first director of global research strategy for CFANS. Creating a position specifically aimed at developing global research partnerships and innovation reflects the priorities of the college, as well as those of the university, says Brian Buhr, dean of the college. Pardey, a professor since 2002 in the Department of Applied Economics, will be responsible for creating new international opportunities and partnerships in policy, technology and research for CFANS and the university's Agricultural Experiment Station.