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Leading rural studies academic joins CRE

Newcastle University has further strengthened its expertise in agriculture and the rural economy with the appointment of Professor Sally Shortall. Professor Shortall has carried out a wealth of research on agriculture and food, rural development, governance and stakeholder engagement, both nationally and internationally, and takes up the key post of Duke of Northumberland Professor of Rural Economy at Newcastle University.  She comes to Newcastle from Queen’s University Belfast and will be based in CRE.

published on: 20 October 2016