Dr James Whelan

Senior Project Manager (Research)

James is responsible for delivering both internal and external initiatives that boost Climateworks’ research, analysis and modelling capabilities in line with our organisational objectives.

He previously worked as a strategist with Climate Action Network Australia and as a researcher and advocate with several non-government organisations including Environmental Justice Australia and the Queensland Conservation Council. James has also worked as a researcher and lecturer with several Australian Universities. 

James holds a PhD with Griffith University (Qld), a Master of Education with University of New England (NSW), a Graduate Diploma in Education with Queensland University of Technology and a Bachelor of Arts with University of Queensland.