Professor Nick Harvey

Professor Nick Harvey
 Position Professor
 Org Unit School of Social Sciences
 Email nick.harvey@adelaide.edu.au
 Telephone +61 8 8313 0629
 Location Floor/Room G 32 ,  Napier ,   North Terrace
  • Biography/ Background

    AWARDS, SCHOLARSHIPS AND PRIZES
    2013 - Twenty Five Year Service Award, The University of Adelaide

    2007 - Joint award of the Nobel Peace Prize to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) of which I was one of the Lead Authors

    1994 - Royal Australian Planning Institute Medal and Prize for Planning Research

    KEY EMPLOYMENT
    2007-13 - Executive Dean, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, The University of Adelaide

    2002-04 - Professor and Head of Geography and Environmental Studies, The University of Adelaide

    1996-98 - Director of The Mawson Graduate Centre for Environmental Studies, The University of Adelaide

    1985-91 - Senior Environmental Officer, Environmental Impact Assessments Branch, Department of Environment and Planning, Adelaide, South Australian Government

    INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIFIC APPOINTMENTS
    2004-07 - Lead Author on the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Working Group II, for the Fourth Assessment Report of the IPCC 

    1998-11 - Chair of the International Oceania Scientific Committee for START (global change SysTem for Analysis, Research and Training ). The START-Oceania Secretariat is based at the University of the South Pacific, Fiji.

    AUSTRALIAN SCIENTIFIC AND PROFESSIONAL APPOINTMENTS
    2012-13 - President, Australian Coastal Society Ltd

    2007-11 - Specialist Member (coastal expertise) of the South Australian Development Assessment Commission.

    2007-08 - Member, Executive Steering Committee for South Australia's State of the Environment Report 2008.

    2003-11 - Chair, Royal Geographical Society of Australasia (SA Branch) Publications Committee

    2007 - Member, Australian Government Advisory Group on Coastal Vulnerability Assessment.

    UNIVERSITY OF ADELAIDE APPOINTMENTS
    2011-2013 - Director, Centre for Coastal Research

    2009-2013 - Member, Helpmann Academy Board

    2002-09 - Director on the Board of The Ngee Ann - Adelaide Educational Centre, Singapore (a Joint Venture Company of the Ngee-Ann Konsi Foundation, Singapore and The University of Adelaide, South Australia)

    2007-10 - Member, Board of The Don Dunstan Foundation, South Australia

  • Qualifications

    1993 - Master of Planning, The University of Adelaide, South Australia (awarded 1994)

    1980 - Doctor of Philosophy in Coastal Geomorphology, James Cook University of North Queensland, Townsville, Australia (awarded 1981)

    1974 - Bachelor of Education and Bachelor of Arts (First Class Honours) in Geography, James Cook University of North Queensland, Townsville, Australia (awarded 1975)

  • Publications

    publications and research students attached under 'Files'

  • Files

  • Media Expertise

    CategoriesEnvironment
    ExpertiseEnvironment (coastal processes, global coastal change); greenhouse effect; coastal management; environmental impact assessment; coastal processes; global coastal change

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