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Biographical entry Green, Roy Montague

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Environmental scientist and Science Policy Analyst and Researcher

Summary

Roy Green has made significant contributions to natural resource management and environment policy and research in Australia. Some of his positions have included head of the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) (1995 - 1996), Director of the CSIRO Institute of Natural Resources and Environment (1988 - 1995), chair of multiple working groups for the Government Ecologically Sustainable Development Exercise (1990 - 1991), and chair of the National Land and Water Resources Audit Australia part of the Murray-Darling Basin Commission. Internationally Roy Green has served as the Australian delegate to the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission and the OECD Committee of Science and Technology Policy. In light of these positions and other contributions Roy Green was made an Officer of the Order of Australia in June 1997 for services to scientific, technological and environmental policy in Australia and Marine Science.

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1988 - 1995
Career position - Director, CSIRO Institute of Natural Resources and Environment
1990 - 1991
Chair - Government Ecologically Sustainable Development Exercise
1995 - 1996
Career position - Head of the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)
1997
Award - Officer of the Order of Australia

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