Science Communicator, CSIRO

Claire Harris is a science communicator specialising in agriculture, environment and natural resource management science and technology. Claire has worked as a scientist, project manager and communication specialist with government and research agencies in Australia and the United Kingdom.

After joining the Australian Science Communicators in 2005, Claire has been active in local branches and National Executive, and was National President for part of 2013.

Claire joined CSIRO in 2009 to work in science communication for climate adaptation, environment and agriculture and was seconded to the Australian Government Department of Agriculture to assist with carbon farming communication in 2012.

Claire works across a range of communication, knowledge management and research engagement activities and projects. Claire has a Bachelor of Environmental Science and a Graduate Diploma of Communication (Science Communication).

Experience

  • 2009–present
    Science Communicator, CSIRO

Education

  • 2009 
    The University of Queensland, Grad Dip Science Communication
  • 2001 
    The University of Queensland, Bachelor of Environmental Science