Michael Tiboris



Dr. Michael Tiboris is Global Water Fellow for the Chicago Council on Global Affairs’ Global Food and Agriculture Program. His research concerns primary resource stability as a foreign policy objective, and is particularly focused on water resource policy, cooperative resource governance, agricultural development, and global justice. He holds a PhD in ethics and political philosophy from the University of California, San Diego, and has previously held fellowships supported by the Spencer Foundation, San Diego State University’s Institute for Ethics and Public Affairs, and the American Council of Learned Societies. His written work is published in numerous academic venues (including Social Theory and Practice, the Georgetown Journal of International Affairs, and The Journal of Applied Philosophy), popular media sources (including The National Interest, Foreign Policy, and The Chicago Tribune), and was recognized by the University of Pennsylvania’s Global Go To Think Tank Index Report as among the best work produced in 2016.