Thomas (Tom) Jude Brumm
Mary and Charles Sukup Global Professor in Food Security
Associate Director, Center for Sustainable Rural Livelihoods
Visiting Professor, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
605 Bissell Rd.
Ames, IA 500111098
Dr. Brumm’s research goals are: (1) understanding and implementing improvements in post-harvest systems in low-income countries to help ensure food security, especially in reducing post-harvest losses; (2) examining biorefinery systems, identifying and eliminating inefficiencies, especially for biomass storage; and (3) understanding and assessing how teaching pedagogies affect student learning.
Teaching (50%), Research (30%) and Service (20%)
Post-harvest technology, grain/seed quality and processing, biorenewables, student learning/assessment, sustainable development.
Learn more about Dr. Brumm’s programs:
BiofuelsEngineering educationFood securityInternational developmentOnlinePostharvest and food lossesPostharvest technologyTechnology Education