Professor of Conservation and Sustainable Livelihoods, Charles Darwin University

Professor Stephen Garnett (Professor of Conservation and Sustainable Livelihoods, Charles Darwin University) is interested in the application of knowledge needed to live sustainably in the tropics.

His research interests include:
* Development of the knowledge economy in northern Australia
* Knowledge-based adaptations to the tropical environment
* Indigenous land and sea management
* Facilitation of Indigenous businesses, particularly where they draw on Indigenous knowledge
* Use of insurance in management of environmental and social risk
* Biodiversity conservation, particularly threatened species

Experience

  • –present
    Professor of Biodiversity and Sustainability, Charles Darwin University