Dr Brad Ridoutt

Principal Research Scientist

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Dr Ridoutt is a Principal Research Scientist with Australia’s national science agency – The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO). His expertise is in life cycle sustainability assessment in the agriculture and food sectors which is used to address strategic challenges in relation to climate change, water scarcity, land use, sustainable food systems, and sustainable diets. Dr Ridoutt is engaged in a range of international processes relating to the standardization of sustainability assessment and environmental labelling.

Professional Areas

Academic Qualifications

  • 1992

    University of Melbourne

  • 1992

    Bachelor of Forest Science (Honours First Class)
    University of Melbourne

  • 2008

    Graduate Certificate in Human Resources
    Monash University

Professional Experiences

  • 2006-Present


  • 2005-2006

    Business Development
    New Zealand Forest Research Institute Limited

  • 1996-2000

    Research Management
    New Zealand Forest Research Institute Limited

  • 1995-1996

    Forintek Canada Corporation

  • 1995-1995

    Research Fellow
    University of Melbourne


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