Cobi joined the Centre for Social Impact in 2019 after graduating from her PhD in science communication from Australian National University in 2018. She has earlier qualifications in health promotion, international studies and journalism and experience with Australian Aid-funded projects in Asia and the Pacific.
During her PhD she was a Visiting Scholar at Melbourne Law School and taught in Masters courses in the University of Melbourne on interdisciplinarity, environment and global governance. Cobi continues collaborations in environmental law and human rights.
Cobi has more than a decade of experience working at the intersection of environmental governance, science communication, health promotion and disaster response.