Our People

Maggie Gill

ISPC Chair
Professor of Integrated Land Use, School of Biological Science, University of Aberdeen, UK.

Formerly, she was seconded to the Department for International Development (DFID) as a Senior Research Fellow. Maggie has served as the Chief Scientific Adviser, Rural Affairs and the Environment, Scottish Government; Chief Executive and Director of Research, Macaulay Land Use Research Institute; and Chief Executive NR International, a joint venture company. She has undertaken consultancies and/or research in over 20 developing countries and was a member of the Board of Trustees of ILRI (International Livestock Research Institute).