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Ph.D. Tim BENTON UK Champion for Global Food Security; Professor for Population Ecology, Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of Leeds


1992-1994 Research Assistant, University of East Anglia, Norwich
1994-1996 Science Editor, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge
1996-2003 Lecturer/Senior Lecturer, University of Stirling
2003-2005 Senior Lecturer, University of Aberdeen
since 2005 Professor, University of Leeds
2005-2007 Director, Institute of Integrative Biology, University of Leeds
2007-2011 Pro-Dean for Research, Faculty of Biology, University of Leeds
since 2011 Champion, UK's Global Food Security Programme, London


Fellow, Society of Biology, UK
Fellow, Linnean Society, UK


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