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Professor Matt Lobley


Matt Lobley BA Hons (CNAA), PG cert (Plym), MSc (Lond) PhD (Lond) is Senior Research Fellow and Director of the Land, Environment, Economics and Policy Institute in the Politics Department at the University of Exeter.  He was appointed in 2002.

Between 1998 and 2002 he was Senior Lecturer in Countryside Management at the University of Plymouth (Seale-Hayne campus), and between 1989 and 1998 Research Assistant/Research Fellow at Wye College, University of London.

Currently he is Editor of the International Journal of Agricultural Management, Board Member of the Devon Wildlife Trust, Member of the Devon Food & Farming Board, Member of Climate SouthWest Agriculture & Forestry Group, Member of the Heart of the South West Growth Network Management Board and Co-Director of FARMTRANSFERS, an international project examining the pattern and process of farm succession and retirement.