Executive Director: Tom Harris, B. Eng., M. Eng. (Mech., thermofluids), Ottawa, Ontario; 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).
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Economics/Policy Advisor and Director: 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.
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Director: Patrick Moore, Ph.D., has been a leader in the international environmental field for over 40 years. He is a co-founder of Greenpeace and served for nine years as President of Greenpeace Canada and seven years as a Director of Greenpeace International. Dr. Moore is now Chairman and Chief Scientist, Ecosense Environmental, and a leader in the Campaign to Allow Golden Rice Now.
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Director: Bill Reid, B. Eng. (electrical). Mr. Reid is a graduate in electrical engineering from the University of Toronto and has obtained a Certificate in Control Engineering from the University of Cambridge. His career spanned three federal departments in Ottawa: National Defence (combat systems engineer with the Canadian Navy); Industry, Trade and Commerce (ITC); and External Affairs and International Trade.
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Special Assistant and Researcher: Mary-Jean Harris, B.Sc, M.Sc. (Physics), Ottawa, Ontario. Ms. Harris graduated with her Masters degree in Theoretical Physics from the Perimeter Institute in Waterloo in the Perimeter Scholars International Program. She is a business owner, teaching assistant and tutor in mathematics and physics, performer, and author of historical fantasy fiction (see, for example, here).
Senior Policy Advisor: Jay Lehr, PhD, former Science Director of The Heartland Institute. Dr. Lehr was an internationally renowned scientist, author and speaker who 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 was a leading authority on groundwater hydrology.
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Update: it is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Dr. Jay Lehr on January 10, 2023.
Director: 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.
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Director: John McLean, PhD. Mr. McLean has been extracting and analysing climate data since 2004. He was an Expert Reviewer of the IPCC’s 2013 Climate Assessment Report and an Expert Reviewer of the second order draft of the Working Group I component of the forthcoming IPC AR6.
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ICSC-Canada Science Advisory Panel
Ian D. Clark, PhD, Professor (isotope hydrogeology and paleoclimatology), Dept. of Earth Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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.
Brian Pratt, PhD, Professor of Geology (Sedimentology and Paleontology), University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
Strategic Advisor and Founding Chairman: In memory of Terry Dunleavy, MBE, JP