Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research) Professor Emma Johnston
“State of the Coast” - the state of Australia's coastal environments
Date: Monday 7 November
Time: 12:15pm for 12:30pm - 2pm
Venue: Union Club, 25 Bent Street, Sydney
Price: $30.00, includes sandwich lunch & coffee
Dress: Business Attire (jacket & tie or equivalent, sorry no exceptions)
Emma Johnston is Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research) and Professor of marine ecology and ecotoxicology at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia. She investigates the ways in which human activities impact coastal ecosystems, from the tropics to the poles. In 2014 she was awarded the Australian Academy of Sciences Inaugural Nancy Millis Medal for Women in Science and in 2015 the Eureka Prize for the public communication of science. Johnston is also a television presenter for the BBC/Foxtel series, Coast Australia, and Vice President of Science and Technology Australia. Professor Johnston contributes expert opinion to state, federal & international government agencies and consults with industry through the development and implementation of environmental monitoring programs.