Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Joachim von Braun

Position
Professor of Economic and Technological Change and Director

Institution/Company
Center for Development Research at the University of Bonn

Address
Walter-Flex-Straße 3, 53113 Bonn

Significant career milestones

since 2017
President of the Pontifical Academy of Sciences

since 2010
Director of the Center for Development Research at the University of Bonn and Professor of Economic and Technological Change

2002-2009
Director General of the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) in Washington DC

1997-2002
Director of the Center for Development Research at the University of Bonn

1993-1997
Professor of Food Economics and Director of the Institute of Food Economics and Consumer Research, University of Kiel

1990-1993
Director of the Food Consumption and Nutrition Policy Division of the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Washington DC

1983
Habilitation in Agricultural Economics at the University of Göttingen

1978
Post-doctoral fellowship in Agricultural Economics at the University of Göttingen

1975
Dipl. Ing. Agr., University of Bonn

Awards and other activities

2011
Justus von Liebig Award for World Food

2009
Bertebos Prize of the Swedish Academy of Agricultural Sciences

2005
Honorary Doctor of the University of Stuttgart-Hohenheim

1997-2003
Vice President and President of the International Association of Agricultural Economist

Memberships

  • North Rhine-Westphalian Academy of Sciences
  • German Academy of Engineering Sciences
  • Scientific board of the EU Joint Programming Initiative (JPI) on Agriculture, Food Security and Climate Change

Current fields of activity

  • Agricultural- and food policy, global food issues, natural resources (in particular water, land), bioeconomy, trade, development policy, research- and technology policy

Termine der Ratsmitglieder


Fachsymposium Naro.tech 2018
22. November 2018, Rudolstadt
Prof. Dr. Christine Lang wird bei dem Fachsymposium zur stofflichen Nutzung Nachwachsender Rohstoffe zu den Chancen der NawaRo für die Bioökonomie sprechen.

Präsentationen vorheriger Veranstaltungen

--> Bioökonomie: nachhaltig und kreislauforientiert (...), 7.11.2018, Präsentation Prof. Dr. Daniel Barben
--> Jahreskongress Biotechnologie 2020+, 4.10.2018, Präsentation Prof. Dr. Christine Lang
--> Herrenhäuser Forum
, 11.9.2018, Präsentation Prof. Dr. Christine Lang
--> Bionnale 2018
, 20.6.2018, Präsentation Prof. Dr. Christine Lang
--> Greifswald Research Award, 3.5.2018, Präsentation Prof. Dr. Christine Lang
--> Bioökonomie Statuskonferenz in Berlin
, 20.3.2018, Präsentation Prof. Dr. Joachim von Braun