Coordinating Committee

Dr Keith Horton is a Lecturer in Philosophy at the UDr Keith Hortonniversity of Wollongong. His primary area of research is moral philosophy, especially the moral implications of global poverty. He is a co-founder and board member of Academics Stand Against Poverty.

Liz Hanna photoDr Liz Hanna researches the human health impacts of climate change. Through the ANU, Dr Hanna is currently finalising Australia’s largest research project investigating heat exposures among the Australian workforce. Liz is President of the Climate and Health Alliance. She also convened the National Climate Change Adaptation Research Network for Human Health, and the Environmental Health Special Interest Group of the PHAA.  Dr Hanna provides public health and environmental health expertise, consulting to industry, NGOs and the Australian Government on climate change health vulnerabilities adaptation options and limits, internationally as well as nationally.

melissa_he_025b15dProfessor Melissa Haswell
is Professor of Health, Safety and Environment, School of Public Health and Social Work, Queensland University of Technology, She has led many research projects and authored over 70 peer-reviewed publications in the fields of infectious disease epidemiology and control, pathogenesis and carcinogenesis associated with inflammation, toxicology, HIV/AIDS prevention, psychosocial and community empowerment, mental health and social and emotional wellbeing.

Dr George TakacsDr George Takacs is a Lecturer in Physics at the University of Wollongong. He is a member of the Australian Solar Council and International Solar Energy Council he also serves as a Councillor on Wollongong City Council.

Sevim Kardaslar is a researcher and tutor at the Faculty of Business, University of Wollongong. She is also a Chartered Accountant and serves as an active committee member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA ANZ) Illawarra South Coast Regional Group.

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