Academic Convenor of the Australian-German Climate and Energy College and Science Coordinator of the Energy Transition Hub, University of Melbourne

Anita has a PhD in climate governance from the University of Melbourne. She also has a Masters in climate change and an engineering degree from the Australian National University. Anita previously worked for the Australian Parliamentary Library providing Members and Senators of the Australian Parliament with analysis and research on climate change and renewable energy issues. Anita’s research interests include climate engineering (both solar radiation management and negative emissions), particularly from a policy perspective.


  • 2013–present
    PhD student, University of Melbourne


  • 2011 
    Australian National University, Masters of Climate Change