Professor of Agricultural Systems
Professor Rufino is one of the chairs of the HEFCE-funded N8 Agri-food programme. She has 20 yrs+ work experience conducting research and leading projects and scientific teams. Her aim is to advance the science and the development of new agricultural practices that support innovative and low-carbon farming systems. She conducts interdisciplinary research and works closely with policy makers at different levels to influence agricultural and climate change policies with rigorous science.