Dr Bruce Mapstone believes outstanding science is essential to underpin Australia’s stewardship of the world’s third largest marine estate and to understand Australian responses to a changing climate.
Research capability under Dr Mapstone's direction include:
- earth, atmospheric and ocean observation and modelling
- climate variability and change
- fisheries and aquaculture
- marine biology.
He has a track record of providing research and development (R&D) leadership and executive management across Australia over the last 20 years.