Dr. Shackleford is a post-doctoral research associate in Zoology at Cambridge and was a research affiliate at CSER. He led a systematic review and expert assessment of sustainable agricultural practices in Mediterranean climates. He uses text and data mining to create information on catastrophic risks and interventions that could minimize these risks.
He has a background in biodiversity, conservation, and ecosystem services, especially in agricultural ecosystems. He brings important agricultural expertise to the ALLFED team.