The UC Davis World Food Center is pleased to welcome Dr. Ermias Kebreab as Director of the World Food Center. Dr. Kebreab will serve as the Associate Dean of Global Engagement within the College of Agricultural & Environmental Sciences, which includes the World Food Center.
A distinguished scholar and skilled administrator with extensive experience, Dr. Kebreab has held several key positions at UC Davis, including Associate Vice Provost of Academic Programs for Global Affairs and Deputy Director for the Agricultural Sustainability Institute. As the Sesnon Endowed Chair in the Department of Animal Science, he has conducted extensive research in developing strategies for using feed additives to reduce methane emissions from livestock. Read more about Dr. Kebreab here.