- September 30, 2020
- Posted by: Joshua Metcalfe-Parsons
Dr Francis Vorhies is a conservation economist with a particular interest in unlocking the wildlife economy in Africa. He is the Academic Director of ALU’s School of Wildlife Conservation as well as the Director of the African Wildlife Economy Institute at Stellenbosch University and a Research Visitor at the Wildlife Conservation Research Unit at the University of Oxford. His past experiences include being the chief economist of the African Wildlife Foundation and the International Union for Conservation of Nature. Dr Vorhies has a PhD in Economics from the University of Colorado at Boulder.