Ben Preston - 2013-14 VCCCAR Visiting Fellow

Wednesday, January 8, 2014 to Wednesday, April 30, 2014

We are pleased to welcome Dr Benjamin Preston as the 2014 VCCCAR Visiting Fellow. Ben will be with VCCCAR from January - April 2014 and will present a plenary session at the Victorian Adaptation Forum in March.

Ben is the Deputy Director of the Climate Change Science Institute at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (USA) where his research focuses on the assessment of climate risk to human systems and the role of adaptation in risk management. Prior appointments have included work with CSIRO’s Climate Adaptation Flagship and the Pew Center on Global Change in Washington.