Meet our scientists

The Australian Antarctic Division employs approximately 70 scientific staff and some 60 associated research, technical and administrative support staff. These profiles provide a snap-shot of the research team working in the areas of Antarctic and Southern Ocean climate and ecosystems, and environmental protection and change.

If you would like to contact a scientist please use our contact page.

Theme leaders

  • Dr Nick Gales – Chief Scientist and Frontier Science Theme Leader
  • Professor Ian Snape – Terrestrial and Nearshore Ecosystems: Environmental Change and Conservation
  • Dr Tas van Ommen – Climate Processes and Change
  • Dr Andrew Constable – Southern Ocean Ecosystems: Environmental Change and Conservation (Streams 3.1 and 3.4)
  • Dr Bill de la Mare – Southern Ocean Ecosystems: Environmental Change and Conservation (Streams 3.2 and 3.3)

Research scientists

This page was last updated on 14 August 2015.