Dr Jonathan Pickering

PhD (ANU), MSc (Development Studies; LSE), LLB (Hons; Sydney); BA (Hons; Sydney)
Visiting Fellow

Jonathan is a Visiting Fellow at the Development Policy Centre in the Crawford School of Public Policy, and a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Centre for Deliberative Democracy and Global Governance at the University of Canberra. He completed his PhD thesis on fairness in global climate change negotiations and climate financing for developing countries at the Centre for Moral, Social and Political Theory at ANU in 2013, and graduated in 2014. He taught at the Crawford School from 2011 to 2014, and researches and consults on climate and development policy.

Jonathan has a Masters’ degree in development studies from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), and undergraduate degrees in arts and law from the University of Sydney. Previously he worked as a policy and program manager with the Australian Government’s international development assistance program (AusAID, 2003-09).

Research interests

Global aid and development policy; ethical aspects of global climate change policy; climate change financing for developing countries; global environmental governance; linkages between environment and development policy