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Dr Martin Rice

Expertise

BushfiresClimate science & impacts

Dr Martin Rice

Research Director, Strategy and Engagement
Expertise : BushfiresClimate science & impacts

Starting as Head of Research since the early days of the Climate Council in 2014, Dr Martin Rice has served as acting CEO before taking on the responsibility of Research Strategy and Engagement with our team of Councillors.

Before joining us, Martin was a Programme Manager for the Asia-Pacific Network for Global Change Research (APN) in Kobe, Japan. The APN is an intergovernmental network that promotes policy-oriented research and capacity-building activities related to global change in the region.

He then moved to France as Coordinator for Earth System Science Partnership (ESSP). The ESSP is a global interdisciplinary program with joint projects on the carbon cycle, global water system, human health and food systems.

Martin holds a PhD from Macquarie University. His research focused on integrated Earth System Science, research practice and science communication. He is an Honorary Associate, Department of Environmental Sciences, Macquarie University and he has published in numerous peer-reviewed journals, books and reports.

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS + MEDIA

Enquiries
Email info@climatecouncil.org.au

Available for speaking engagements
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Available for media interviews
Contact Brianna Hudson, Communications Advisor on 0455 238 875 or email brianna@climatecouncil.org.au

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PUBLICATIONS + RESOURCES

Bushfires Summer of Crisis

Australia’s Black Summer of 2019-2020 was characterised by catastrophic bushfires. The bushfire season started in winter…