Professor John Church

UNSW 2021 Australian Academy of Science honorific awardees

UNSW scientists have been honoured for their world-changing discoveries, including revealing the physics of sea-level change, understanding heatwaves, and creating cheap flexible stable and non-toxic solar cells.

Climate change protest

Professor John Church says the power is in our hands to take positive action on climate change.

John Church

Professor John Church wants everyone to speak up about one of the biggest issues facing the world.


UNSW's Professor John Church, the world's pre-eminent expert in sea level rise, is the first Australian awarded the BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award in Climate Change.