Professor and Director
International Science and Technology Practice and Policy (InSTePP) Center, UMN
Philip Pardey is Professor of Science and Technology Policy in the Department of Applied Economics, and Director of the University of Minnesota's International Science and Technology Practice and Policy (InSTePP) center. Pardey is also the Director of Global Research Strategy (DGRS) for the College of Food, Agriculture and Natural Resource Sciences (CFANS) and the Minnesota Agricultural Experiment Station (MAES).
His research deals with the finance and conduct of R&D globally, methods for assessing the economic impacts of research, and the economic and policy (especially intellectual property) aspects of genetic resources and the biosciences.
He is a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and the American Agricultural Economics Association (AAEA), a Distinguished Fellow and Past President of the Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics (AARES) Society, a Distinguished Life Member of the International Association of Agricultural Economists (IAAE), and winner of the Siehl Prize for Excellence in Agriculture.