6. Ian McDonald

Communications Manager, Centre for Invasive Species Solutions

Dr Ian McDonald is a science communication professional who has a strong background in research, education and community engagement.

In his role as Communications Manager he leads the implementation of the centre’s communications strategy to promote a diverse array of research projects. He has also coordinated the roll-out of major national pest animal campaigns and programs.

Ian has previously worked for national organisations such as the CSIRO, ANU, Alzheimer’s Australia and the Invasive Animals CRC.