Dr. Rob Newell

Canada Research Chair in Climate Change, Biodiversity and Sustainability at Royal Roads University

Biography

Dr. Rob Newell is the Canada Research Chair (tier 2) in Climate Change, Biodiversity and Sustainability at Royal Roads University and a Research Associate at the Food and Agriculture Institute at the University of the Fraser Valley. Newell’s research and teaching focuses on critical sustainability issues (particularly climate change and biodiversity loss), as well as different approaches for addressing these issues and their respective advantages and disadvantages. Much of Newell’s work over the last couple of years has focused on food systems, exploring challenges and opportunities around various strategies and technologies for transitioning to sustainable and resilient food systems.

 

 

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The Possible Futures of Food: Food Systems Sustainability Challenges and Implications of Emerging Food Production Methods

  • 5 October, 2022
  • 10:15am - 11:30am
  • Main Hall - Columbia Valley Centre