Peter Grace is Professor of Global Change within the Science and Engineering Faculty and a Theme Leader at the Institute for Future Environments at QUT.
He is a terrestrial ecosystems scientist specialising in the interaction of carbon, nitrogen and water in soils.
He is currently the national coordinator of a major research network funded by the Australian government developing innovative soil and water management strategies which will reduce our national greenhouse gas footprint without impacting on agricultural production.
Peter has worked throughout the Americas, Asia and Africa in developing sustainable food production systems. He holds adjunct positions at the Earth Institute of Columbia University (New York) and Michigan State University.