Dr Tayanah O’Donnell

Director
Future Earth Australia
Australian Academy of Science

Dr Tayanah O’Donnell is a lawyer and geographer and current Director of Future Earth Australia based at the Australian Academy of Science. Tayanah has a strong interdisciplinary track record, utilising her legal and social research expertise to lead and contribute to research teams that deliver cross and trans-disciplinary outcomes in areas such as coastal governance, climate change adaptation, climate change litigation, sustainable cities, and land use planning. She is the author of several journal papers, and her book, Legal Geography: Perspectives and Methods, was recently published by Routledge.