Research Scientist, Agriculture Flagship, CSIRO

Dr Mark Howden leads a team of researchers working with community, government and industry stakeholders to enable agriculture, fisheries, forestry, other primary industries and mining, to prepare for and adapt to the effects of climate change and ongoing climate variability.

Dr Howden's specialist areas are:
impacts of climate variability and change on agricultural and urban systems
the dynamics of grazed and cropped ecosystems
development of innovative and sustainable farming systems.