Dr Kathleen Broderick

Visiting Fellow

EXPERIENCE

Kathleen Broderick has over 30 years’ professional experience in social aspects of water and river management. Kath’s experience combines research and practical contributions to management of Water Quality Improvement in the Great Barrier Reef Catchments, irrigation development and water quality management in the Tasmanian Midlands, and salinity management in the Collie Catchment.

Kathleen has written several key papers examining governance of natural resources and community participation in resource management. She has contributed as a member of the expert reference panel for the National Rural Industries RDC project ‘Consolidating targeted and practical extension services for Australian Farmers and Fishers’. She works with the seven NRM Regions in Western Australia, where she facilitates collaborations, and coordinates cross regional policy and project development.

KEY AFFILIATIONS

Member, Australian Water Association

Member, Australasian Evaluation Society

RELEVANT BOARDS, COMMITTEES or OTHER ACTIVITIES

Fellow, Peter Cullen Trust.

Graduate, Australian Institute of Company Directors (GAICD)

Board Member, Bibbulmun Track Foundation.

Research interests

Water Governance

Governance and management of natural resources

Collaboration

Integrated River Basin Management