Moving towards a sustainable future: Contemporary challenges and opportunities working group

Also known as the “thought-pieces working group”

Purpose: To produce published thought-pieces on topics promoting the interests of NITRO-Oceania

Members: Paul Bertsch (chair), Derrick Armstrong, Iain Gordon, Kate Henne, Tayanah O’Donnell, Rachel Parker, Allanah Ryan

Activities 2021:
This working group is currently writing a thought piece examining the budgetary consequences of COVID-19 on interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary research, particularly examining retreats from investments in more integrated centres and institutes back to old siloed structures in universities.