From the Field

BFI Welcomes Kris Madsen, Our New Faculty Director!

September 7, 2017

The Berkeley Food Institute is thrilled to announce that Dr. Kris Madsen, MD, MPH, from the School of Public Health, is now assuming the role of Faculty Director of BFI, as of the start of the fall semester. After five years... READ MORE

How to Feed the World Without Killing the Planet?

July 13, 2017

By Claire Kremen Kremen is Faculty Co-Director of BFI and a conservation biologist. Her research seeks to reconcile human resource use with biodiversity conservation by providing information, tools, and techniques that can... READ MORE

California’s Food Systems Changemakers

July 6, 2017

BFI seeks to identify, celebrate, and showcase experiences of new generation changemakers. By learning from and sharing their stories, we hope to ultimately advance leadership opportunities in food systems work. The main objectives... READ MORE