Professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, holding appointments in the Department of Agronomy, the Laboratory of Genetics, and the Center for Sustainability and the Global Environment
Prof. Molly Jahn leads a global alliance of research organizations focused on building and testing modern knowledge systems for sustainability. At the University of Wisconsin, she has been named a Wisconsin Institutes of Discovery fellow, and holds appointments in the Laboratory of Genetics, the Department of Agronomy, the Center for Sustainability and the Global Environment and the Global Health Institute. She holds adjunct appointments as senior faculty or research scientist at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Columbia University’s Earth Institute and the University of Oxford’s Martin School. She has previously served as dean of the University of Wisconsin’s College of Agricultural and Life Sciences and director of the Wisconsin Agricultural Experiment Station. In 2009–2010, she was called to provide interim leadership as deputy and acting under secretary of research, education and economics at the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
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