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CEO and Professor

Alex Dehgan is the CEO and co-founder of Conservation X Labs, and Professor of the Practice and Global Futures Fellow in Arizona State University’s Julie Ann Wrigley Global Futures Laboratory.


Aware of the many global challenges that have arisen since his first piece was published in S&D, Alex Dehgan encourages the U.S. to lead with science at this significant turning point.


The PEER program is ushering in an era of diplomacy through science-based development by promoting bilateral and regional cooperation between U.S. and developing country investigators.