E15 Experts are leading thinkers and practitioners from developed and developing countries reflecting a wide range of perspectives on trade and sustainable development. The experts’ participation in any E15 activity is on a personal basis and does not represent an official commitment of the organisations they are affiliated with.


Cathy Roheim

Head, Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology at University of Idaho

PhD in Natural Resource Economics, University of California at Davis; MS in Applied Economics, Montana State University, Bozeman. Professor and Head of the Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology, University of Idaho. Researches seafood marketing and international trade in seafood products. Former: Professor in the Department of Environmental and Natural Resource Economics, University of Rhode Island; Director, URI Sustainable Seafood Initiative; President, International Institute of Fisheries Economics and Trade (IIFET); Editor, Marine Resource Economics journal; Stakeholder Advisory Council, Marine Stewardship Council. Member of Scientific Advisory Board, Monterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch Program. Has published extensively in the area of seafood markets and international trade.