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University of Lincoln
Brayford Pool
United Kingdom

About Nigel Curry

Nigel Curry is a member of the Health Advancement Research Team (HART) and Visiting Professor in the Lincoln International Business School. He is the founder of the Countryside and Community Research Institute at the University of Gloucestershire and has held visiting research posts at the Queen’s University of Belfast, the University of Lausanne, Switzerland, the Open University and the University of Lincoln, New Zealand. He has been a Secretary of State appointment to Dartmoor National Park Authority, were he was Chair of the Visitor Services Committee and was Chair of the South West of England Regional Rural Research Priorities Board between 2004 and 2007.

Department Responsibilities

Research project management for HART.

Subject Specialism

Local food systems; rural policy; rural economy and society; rural land use planning.


  • PhD Land Economy — Cambridge University, 1979
  • MSc Agricultural Economics — University of Newcastle Upon Tyne, 1974
  • BA Economics — University of Leeds,