Dr Gabriel Filippelli is a Fulbright Distinguished Chair at the University of Newcastle from January-July, 2022. His regular position is as Chancellor’s Professor of Earth Sciences and the Executive Director of the Indiana University Environmental Resilience Institute.
Filippelli is a biogeochemist with broad training in climate change, exposure science and environmental health. Filippelli has published broadly, including publications in Science, Nature and Geology as well as in specialty journals and in popular press. He has personally directed over $9 million of research funding over his career.
He is the editor-in-chief for the journal GeoHealth, published by the American Geophysical Union. Filippelli is a Fellow of the International Association of Geochemistry and former National Academy of Sciences Jefferson Science Fellow, where he served as a Senior Science Advisor for the U.S. Department of State.