The Science Committee encourages and assists the development of science proposals, organises topical workshops, assesses cruise applicants, applicants for IODP panel membership, and applications for special analytical funding, and helps get quality speakers to visit Australian and New Zealand research centres. The committee’s revised membership in 2021 is listed below.

Luke Nothdruft – Science Committee Chair/Queensland University of Technology

Linda Armbrecht – Science Committee Co Chair/University Of Adelaide

Leanne Armand – ANZIC Program Scientist/ANU

Joanna Parr – Emeritus Chair/Science Committee Chair/CSIRO

Christina Riesselman – University of Otago

Maria Seton – University of Sydney

Simon Holford – University of Adelaide

Agathe Lise-Pronovost – University of Melbourne

Lloyd White – University Of Wollongong

Jo Whittaker – University of Tasmania

Stefan Loehr – Macquarie University

Lorna Strachan – The University of Auckland

Martin Jutzeler – University of Tasmania

Derya Guerer – University of Queensland

Luc-Serge Doucet – Curtin University

Lucy McGee – University of Adelaide