Formerly, elected Staff Member of the Board of Governors, Harper Adams University (Two terms: 2005-2013).
Academic Department: Food Science and Agri-food Supply Chain Management
Tel: +44 (0)1952 815365
Fax: +44 (0)1952 814783
Office: RFA 106 Regional Food Academy
Research profile: ORCID
Harper Adams University supports Food and Farming Futures, the online land-based library.
Working to develop and establish food science and technology as a discrete academic area in Harper Adams University since 1996.
Created (2008/9) and established the West Midlands Regional Food Academy to support SME food businesses.
Formed and established the Department of Food Science and Agri-Food Supply Chain Management, 2011-17.
Primary instrument in the relocation of Dairy Crest's Innovation Centre to Harper Adams University.
Project income generated since 2005: approximately £4.373 million (projects relating to food technology, professional course development, knowledge transfer and sustainable food technologies).
Member of an Innovate UK funded research project investigating the recovery and application of nucleotides and glutamate from a fungal (Fusarium venenatum) fermentation process.
You can contact Professor Ralph Early if you would like to discuss any of the following course modules: