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Executive Director: Tom Harris, B. Eng., M. Eng. (Mech., thermofluids), Ottawa, Ontario, Canada;  Phone: 613-728-9200. View a short excerpt of a public presentation by Mr. Harris.

From 2009 to 2011 (four sessions), he taught a total of 1,500 students "Climate Change: an Earth Sciences Perspective", a second year course in the Faculty of Sciences at Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada. An excerpt from a 2011 lecture may be seen here. Mr. Harris speaks about the approach he has taken with this course here (March 30, 2011). Learn more about Mr. Harris.

Learn about presentations being offered by Mr. Harris. Contact him by e-mail by clicking here.


Senior Policy Advisor: Jay Lehr, PhD, former Science Director of The Heartland Institute. Dr. Lehr is is an internationally renowned scientist, author and speaker who has testified before Congress on dozens of occasions on environmental issues and consulted with nearly every agency of the national government, as well as many foreign countries. He is a leading authority on groundwater hydrology. After graduating from Princeton University at the age of 20 with a degree in Geological Engineering, he went on to receive the nation’s first Ph.D. in Groundwater Hydrology from the University of Arizona. Learn more about Dr. Lehr.


Strategic Advisor and Founding Chairman: Terry Dunleavy, MBE, JP, North Shore City, New Zealand. View a short excerpt of the presentation Mr. Dunleavy gave in May 2009 in New York City. Read his November 18, 2013 piece in the New Zealand Herald about the importance of the wine industry in NZ. Learn more about Mr. Dunleavy. 

Contact Mr. Dunleavy by e-mail by clicking here.


Energy Issues Advisor: Bryan Leyland, M.Sc., FIEE, FIMechE, FIPENZ, consulting engineer, Auckland, New Zealand. View a short excerpt of the presentation Mr. Leyland gave in May 2010 in Chicago. Learn more about Mr. Leyland.

Contact Mr. Leyland by e-mail by clicking here.

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ICSC has two advisory boards with associated consultant advisers: one each for science and policy.

ICSC Science Advisory Board:

1. William Alexander, Professor Emeritus, Dept. of Civil Engineering, University of Pretoria, South Africa; Member, UN Scientific and Technical Committee on Natural Disasters, 1994-2000, Pretoria, South Africa

2.  J. Scott Armstrong, Professor of Marketing, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Founder of the International Journal of Forecasting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

3. David Bellamy, OBE, PhD, English botanist, author, broadcaster, environmental campaigner, Hon. Professor of Botany (Geography), University of Nottingham, Hon. Prof. Faculty of Engineering and Physical Systems, Central Queensland University, Hon. Prof. of Adult and Continuing Education, University of Durham, United Nations Environment Program Global 500 Award Winner, Dutch Order of The Golden Ark, Bishop Auckland County, Durham, England, U.K.   

4. Ian D. Clark, PhD, Professor (isotope hydrogeology and paleoclimatology), Dept. of Earth Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

5. Paul Copper, BSc, MSc, PhD, DIC, FRSC, Professor Emeritus, Department of Earth Sciences, Laurentian University Sudbury, Ontario, Canada

6. Hans Erren, Doctorandus, geophysicist and climate specialist, Sittard, The Netherlands

7. Christopher Essex, PhD, professor of applied mathematics, and Associate Chair, Department of Applied Mathematics, Former Director, Program in Theoretical Physics, University of Western Ontario, Former NSERC postdoc at the Canadian Climate Centre's Numerical Modelling Division (GCM), London, Ontario, Canada

8. Lee C. Gerhard, PhD, Senior Scientist Emeritus, University of Kansas, past director and state geologist, Kansas Geological Survey, U.S.A.

9. Kesten C. Green, PhD, Senior Lecturer, Managerial Economics, International Graduate School of Business, and Senior Research Associate of the Ehrenberg-Bass Institute for Marketing Science, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia

10. Ole Humlum, PhD, Professor of Physical Geography, Department of Physical Geography, Institute of Geosciences, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway.  See Professor Humlum's important colation of climate data at

11. Albert F. Jacobs, MS, Geol.Drs., P. Geol., Calgary, Alberta, Canada

12. Madhav L. Khandekar, PhD, consultant meteorologist, (former) Research Scientist, Environment Canada, Editor "Climate Research” (03-05), Editorial Board Member "Natural Hazards, IPCC Expert Reviewer 2007, Unionville, Ontario, Canada

13. William Kininmonth, MSc, MAdmin, former head of Australia’s National climate Centre and a consultant to the World Meteorological organization’s Commission for Climatology, Kew, Victoria, Australia

14. R.W.J. (Rob), Kouffeld, PhD, Emeritus Professor - Energy Conversion, Technical University Delft, Driebergen, The Netherlands

15. Hans H.J. Labohm, PhD, Independent economist, author specialised in climate issues, expert reviewer of the IPCC, author of Man-Made Global Warming: Unravelling a Dogma and climate science-related Blog, former advisor to the executive board, Clingendael Institute (The Netherlands Institute of International Relations), The Netherlands

16. Jay Lehr, Ph.D. (ground water hydrology, University of Arizona), Chicago, IL, U.S.A.

17. Fred Michel, PhD, former Director, Institute of Environmental Sciences, and Associate Professor of Earth Sciences, Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

18. Nils-Axel Mörner, PhD (Sea Level Changes and climate), Emeritus Professor of Paleogeophysics & Geodynamics, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden

19. Brian Pratt, PhD, Professor of Geology (Sedimentology and Paleontology), University of Saskatchewan (see Professor Pratt's article on p. 10 - 12 here for a summary of his views), Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada

20. Peter Stilbs, TeknD, Professor of Physical Chemistry, Research Leader, School of Chemical Science and Engineering, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), member of American Chemical Society and life member of American Physical Society, Chair of "Global Warming - Scientific Controversies in climate Variability", International seminar meeting at KTH, 2006, Stockholm, Sweden

21. Gerrit J. van der Lingen, PhD (Utrecht University), geologist and paleoclimatologist, climate Change consultant, Geoscience Research and Investigations, Christchurch, New Zealand

ICSC Consultant Science Adviser:

1. Willem de Lange, MSc (Hons), DPhil (Computer and Earth Sciences), Senior Lecturer in Earth and Ocean Sciences, Waikato University, Hamilton, New Zealand

ICSC Policy Advisory Board:

1. Ferdinand Hohenlohe-Bartenstein, Germany

2. Alan Gibbs, United Kingdom

3. Michael Limburg, Engineer, deputy press-speaker of Europäisches Institut für Klima & Energie (EIKE - European Institute for Climate & Energy), Groß Glienicke, Germany

4. Robert Lyman, Ottawa-based energy policy consultant and Principal at ENTRANS Policy Research Group, Inc. Mr. Lyman spent 37 years in the Canadian public service as a diplomat, economist, and policy advisor and ten years as a consultant on energy, transportation and the environmental policy issues.

5. John McLean, Climate Data Analyst, Computer scientist, Melbourne, Australia

6. Christopher Monckton, Viscount of Brenchley, Chief Policy Advisor, Science and Public Policy Institute, Quantification of Climate Sensitivity, Carie, Rannoch, Scotland

7. Julian Morris, Graduate Diploma (Law), MPhil (Land Economics), MSc (Environment and Resource Economics), MA (Economics), Director, International Policy Network, Visiting Professor, University of Buckingham, United Kingdom

8. Viv Forbes, Chairman, Carbon Sense Coalition, Sheep and Cattle Grazier, Soil Scientist and Mining Consultant, Rosewood, Queensland, Australia


ICSC Consultant Policy Advisers:

1. Sonja A. Boehmer-Christiansen, PhD, Reader Emeritus, Dept. of Geography, Hull University, Editor - Energy&Environment, Multi-Science (, Hull, United Kingdom

2. David Henderson, formerly Head of the Economics and Statistics Department of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) in Paris, currently a Visiting Professor at the Westminster Business School in London, United Kingdom.

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