About Dr. Salin:
Victoria Salin is a Professor in the Department of Agricultural Economics at Texas A&M University and since 2013, she has been Chair of the Intercollegiate Faculty of Agribusiness (http://tx.ag/agribusiness). Dr. Salin’s research relates to food safety, traceability, and efficiency of enterprises involved in food distribution. Salin provides economic and financial research for the Scientific Advisory Council of the World Food Logistics Organization (www.wflo.org), an affiliate of the Global Cold Chain Alliance. Salin serves on the Board of the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (an affiliate of the CGIAR international agricultural research system) and in this capacity monitors entrepreneurial ventures and other means to commercialize agricultural technologies to enhance food security in Africa. Salin grew up in Cincinnati, Ohio and earned a bachelor’s degree from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, a master’s degree from the University of Virginia, and a Ph.D. from Purdue University in agribusiness finance and international trade.
Finance, Agribusiness Management
PhD (Agricultural Economics), Purdue University
MA (Government and Foreign Affairs), University of Virginia
BA (Political Science and History), Miami University