Mark van Wijk 

Mark van Wijk is a Senior Scientist at the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), based in Quito, Ecuador. His research focuses on analyzing the drivers of food security in smallholder farming systems in developing countries, trying to harvest from the added value of combining modeling, experimental, participatory and statistical approaches. Previously he worked almost 10 years as Assistant Professor at Wageningen University in the Plant Production Systems group.