Tilman Brück

Founder and Director, International Security and Development Center; Team Leader 'Economic development and food security', Leibniz Institute of Vegetable and Ornamental Crops


Professor Tilman Brück is Head of the Research Group “Economic Development and Food Security” at the Leibniz Institute of Vegetable and Ornamental Crops near Berlin, Director of the International Security and Development Center in Berlin and a Visiting Professor at the London School of Economics. He was previously Director of the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute. His research focuses on the behaviour and the welfare of extremely poor and vulnerable households in conflict-affected, fragile or emergency environments. Professor Brück holds a doctorate in economics from the University of Oxford.