Executive Director Global Carbon Project, CSIRO, Australia
Dr. Canadell is a principal scientist at CSIRO and executive director of the Global Carbon Project, a global network of scientists under the umbrella of Future Earth. His work focuses on collaborative and integrative research to study the human perturbation of the carbon cycle and the global budgets of carbon, methane and nitrous oxide. Additional interest is on assessing the size and vulnerability of earth’s carbon pools and pathways to decarbonization. He has contributed to the last two Assessment Reports of the IPCC and publishes in the field of global ecology and earth system sciences.