ANDREA WALTON
Social Scientist, CSIRO

Andrea is a social scientist and Team Leader with CSIRO’s Adaptive Communities and Industries group. Since commencing with CSIRO in 2011, her work has included social science research into community wellbeing and resilience, social licence to operate, social acceptance and trust, and perceptions of risk and benefits in relation to contested industries. She has delivered projects for Sustainability Victoria investigating social licence in the waste and resource recovery sector and for the Gas Industry Social & Environmental Research Alliance (GISERA) investigating social impacts associated with unconventional gas development..