The Governing Council (GC) is a steering committee for the Australia-NZ IODP Consortium, and looks after broad policy. Its 2019 membership is listed below. Professor Stephen Eggins, the Director of the Research School of Earth Sciences at ANU is responsible for the ANZIC office.
The GC holds four Governing Council Meetings per annum.
Ian Poiner – Chair/Independent Scientist
Richard Arculus – Lead CI/ANU
Leanne Armand – ANZIC Program Scientist/ ANU
Stephen Eggins – ANU
Ben Clennell – CSIRO/University of Western Australia
Stuart Henrys – GNS Science
Joanna Parr – Science Committee Chair/CSIRO
Andrew Heap – Geoscience Australia
Chris Turney – UNSW
Chris Yeats – Geological Survey of NSW
Chris Elders – Curtin University
Simon George – Macquarie University
Jody Webster – University of Sydney
Robert McKay – Victoria University in Wellington