Darren Sinclair

DECRA Research Fellow
Climate and Environmental Governance Network (CEGNET)


BSc (Hons) (University of Sydney), MA & PhD (The Australian Natio

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Darren Sinclair has a BSc (Hons I) from the University of Sydney, and a Masters and PhD from the Australian National University. He represented Australia at the United Nations International Framework Convention on Climate Change (Geneva 1993 and 1994). He co-designed the self-regulatory and trading scheme to phase out the use of ozone-depleting gases under Australia’s commitment to the Montreal Protocol. He currently holds a DECRA Fellowship in the School of Regulation and Global Governance (RegNet) at the Australian National University. Prior to this, he was a Research Fellow at the Australian Centre for Environmental Law (Faculty of Law) and the Fenner School of Environment and Society, both at the Australian National University. He has published widely on environmental governance, regulation and policy, and mining occupational health and safety regulation and policy. He has also worked as a consultant to government and industry.

Research Interests:

Environmental governance, regulation and policy; water governance, regulation and policy.

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