Patrick Webb

Patrick Webb, Ph.D.
Dean for Academic Affairs
Tufts University
School of Nutrition Science and Policy
150 Harrison Avenue
Boston, MA 02111
+1 (617) 636-3779



Webb directs the Feed the Future Nutrition Innovation Lab, as well, and leads the U.S. government’s Food Aid Quality. Until 2005, he worked for the United Nations' World Food Programme as Chief of Nutrition. Earlier, he spent nine years with the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI). He is an honorary professor at Hohenheim University (Stuttgart, Germany), and has a faculty position by courtesy at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy (Tufts University). His Ph.D. in economic geography comes from the University of Birmingham in the UK.

Current Project

Mycotoxin Detection Options