Robert Paarlberg

Harvard Kennedy School

Robert Paarlberg is Adjunct Professor of Public Policy at the Harvard Kennedy School. From 1976 until 2015 he was Professor of Political Science at Wellesley College. He received his B.A. from Carleton College and earned a PhD in International Relations from Harvard University. He is the author of six university press books, including Food Politics: What Everyone Needs to Know (Oxford 2013) and The United States of Excess: Gluttony, and the Dark Side of American Exceptionalism (Oxford 2015). Paarlberg has been a member of the Board of Agriculture and Natural Resources at the National Research Council of the National Academies, and was a member of the Board of Directors of Winrock International.  He currently serves as Chair of the Independent Steering Committee of the Agriculture for Nutrition and Health Research Program at the CGIAR.

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