Associate Professor, Environmental Earth System Science

David Lobell is an assistant professor in Environmental Earth System Science, and a center fellow in Stanford's Program on Food Security and the Environment (FSE) at Stanford University. His research focuses on identifying opportunities to raise crop yields in major agricultural regions, with a particular emphasis on adaptation to climate change. His current projects span Africa, South Asia, Mexico, and the United States, and involve a range of tools including remote sensing, GIS, and crop and climate models.