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Dr Paul Bolger (Judging Co-ordinator)

Dr Paul Bolger (Judging Co-ordinator)

Manager, Environmental Research Institute, University College Cork

Dr Paul Bolger (Judging Co-ordinator)

Dr Bolger has worked across academia, industry, and government for over 25 years developing long term research solutions for global sustainability challenges. He is currently principal investigator on a number of research projects on climate change and circular economy and is interested in how inter- and trans-disciplinary approaches can be used to create more impactful outcomes for sustainability research. He teaches a module on Leadership for Sustainability as part of the HDip for Sustainability in Enterprise at UCC. He is a US-Ireland Fulbright Scholar and a member of the Royal Irish Academy Climate Change and Environmental Sciences Committee.