Michael Pollan

Knight Chair -- Independent of Knight Foundation


Michael Pollan is the Knight Chair in Science and Technology Reporting at University of California, Berkeley. He has taught journalism at UCLA Berkeley since 2003. Pollan is the author of seven books including five New York Times Best Sellers. His 2006 book “The Omnivore's Dilemma” was named one of the ten best books of the year by both The New York Times and The Washington Post. In 2010 Pollan was named one of the 100 most influential people in the world by Time Magazine.