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Why Environmental Science at Melbourne?

We represent an intellectual community of researchers and students from diverse fields with a common interest in our environmental future. By bringing together discipline-based strengths and fostering linkages across and external to the University, Environmental Science at Melbourne takes a collaborative approach to tackling some of the world's most pressing environmental problems - sustainable resources, energy, food security, pollution, global warming, biodiversity, and ecosystem functions.

We are an access point for researchers, industry, government and community groups seeking to work with our academics and students.

The University of Melbourne is ranked number 13 in the world for the study of environmental science.

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Directing team

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Dr Robyn Schofield
Director of Environmental Science
Peter Vesk
Associate Professor Peter Vesk
Deputy Director of Environmental Science