Executive Director: Tom Harris, B. Eng., M. Eng. (Mech., thermofluids), Ottawa, Ontario; View a short excerpt of a public presentation by Mr. Harris.
From 2009 to 2011 (four sessions), he taught a total of 1,500 students "Climate Change: an Earth Sciences Perspective", a second year course in the Faculty of Sciences at Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada. An excerpt from a 2011 lecture may be seen here. Mr. Harris speaks about the approach he has taken with this course here (March 30, 2011).
Senior Policy Advisor: Jay Lehr, PhD, former Science Director of The Heartland Institute. Dr. Lehr was an internationally renowned scientist, author and speaker who testified before Congress on dozens of occasions on environmental issues and consulted with nearly every agency of the national government, as well as many foreign countries. He was a leading authority on groundwater hydrology.
Learn more about Dr. Lehr.
Update: it is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Dr. Jay Lehr on January 10, 2023.
ICSC has two advisory boards with associated consultant advisers: one each for science and policy.
ICSC Science Advisory Board:
1. William Alexander, Professor Emeritus, Dept. of Civil Engineering, University of Pretoria, South Africa; Member, UN Scientific and Technical Committee on Natural Disasters, 1994-2000, Pretoria, South Africa
2. J. Scott Armstrong, Professor of Marketing, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Founder of the International Journal of Forecasting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
3. Ian D. Clark, PhD, Professor (isotope hydrogeology and paleoclimatology), Dept. of Earth Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
4. Paul Copper, BSc, MSc, PhD, DIC, FRSC, Professor Emeritus, Department of Earth Sciences, Laurentian University Sudbury, Ontario, Canada
5. Hans Erren, Doctorandus, geophysicist and climate specialist, Sittard, The Netherlands
6. Christopher Essex, PhD, professor of applied mathematics, and Associate Chair, Department of Applied Mathematics, Former Director, Program in Theoretical Physics, University of Western Ontario, Former NSERC postdoc at the Canadian Climate Centre's Numerical Modelling Division (GCM), London, Ontario, Canada
7. Lee C. Gerhard, PhD, Senior Scientist Emeritus, University of Kansas, past director and state geologist, Kansas Geological Survey, U.S.A.
8. Kesten C. Green, PhD, Senior Lecturer, Managerial Economics, International Graduate School of Business, and Senior Research Associate of the Ehrenberg-Bass Institute for Marketing Science, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
9. Ole Humlum, PhD, Professor of Physical Geography, Department of Physical Geography, Institute of Geosciences, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway. See Professor Humlum's important colation of climate data at http://climate4you.com/.
10. Madhav L. Khandekar, PhD, consultant meteorologist, (former) Research Scientist, Environment Canada, Editor "Climate Research” (03-05), Editorial Board Member "Natural Hazards, IPCC Expert Reviewer 2007, Unionville, Ontario, Canada
11. William Kininmonth, MSc, MAdmin, former head of Australia’s National climate Centre and a consultant to the World Meteorological organization’s Commission for Climatology, Kew, Victoria, Australia
12. R.W.J. (Rob), Kouffeld, PhD, Emeritus Professor - Energy Conversion, Technical University Delft, Driebergen, The Netherlands
13. Hans H.J. Labohm, PhD, Independent economist, author specialised in climate issues, expert reviewer of the IPCC, author of Man-Made Global Warming: Unravelling a Dogma and climate science-related Blog, former advisor to the executive board, Clingendael Institute (The Netherlands Institute of International Relations), The Netherlands
14. Jay Lehr, Ph.D. (ground water hydrology, University of Arizona), Chicago, IL, U.S.A.
15. Fred Michel, PhD, former Director, Institute of Environmental Sciences, and Associate Professor of Earth Sciences, Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
16. Brian Pratt, PhD, Professor of Geology (Sedimentology and Paleontology), University of Saskatchewan (see Professor Pratt's article on p. 10 - 12 here for a summary of his views), Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
17. Peter Stilbs, TeknD, Professor of Physical Chemistry, Research Leader, School of Chemical Science and Engineering, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), member of American Chemical Society and life member of American Physical Society, Chair of "Global Warming - Scientific Controversies in climate Variability", International seminar meeting at KTH, 2006, Stockholm, Sweden
18. Gerrit J. van der Lingen, PhD (Utrecht University), geologist and paleoclimatologist, climate Change consultant, Geoscience Research and Investigations, Christchurch, New Zealand
ICSC Consultant Science Adviser:
1. Willem de Lange, MSc (Hons), DPhil (Computer and Earth Sciences), Senior Lecturer in Earth and Ocean Sciences, Waikato University, Hamilton, New Zealand
ICSC Policy Advisory Board:
1. Ferdinand Hohenlohe-Bartenstein, Germany
2. Alan Gibbs, United Kingdom
3. Michael Limburg, Engineer, deputy press-speaker of Europäisches Institut für Klima & Energie (EIKE - European Institute for Climate & Energy), Groß Glienicke, Germany
4. Robert Lyman, Ottawa-based energy policy consultant and Principal at ENTRANS Policy Research Group, Inc. Mr. Lyman spent 37 years in the Canadian public service as a diplomat, economist, and policy advisor and ten years as a consultant on energy, transportation and the environmental policy issues.
5. John McLean, Climate Data Analyst, Computer scientist, Melbourne, Australia
6. Christopher Monckton, Viscount of Brenchley, Chief Policy Advisor, Science and Public Policy Institute, Quantification of Climate Sensitivity, Carie, Rannoch, Scotland
7. Julian Morris, Graduate Diploma (Law), MPhil (Land Economics), MSc (Environment and Resource Economics), MA (Economics), Director, International Policy Network, Visiting Professor, University of Buckingham, United Kingdom
8. Viv Forbes, Chairman, Carbon Sense Coalition, Sheep and Cattle Grazier, Soil Scientist and Mining Consultant, Rosewood, Queensland, Australia
ICSC Consultant Policy Advisers:
2. David Henderson, formerly Head of the Economics and Statistics Department of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) in Paris, currently a Visiting Professor at the Westminster Business School in London, United Kingdom.
Strategic Advisor and Founding Chairman: In memory of Terry Dunleavy, MBE, JP