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Dr

Avril Horne

Arc Discovery Early Career Researcher (Decra)
Infrastructure Engineering
science & technology
water resources
physical sciences
life sciences & biomedicine
environmental sciences & ecology
environmental sciences
river
environmental flow
engineering
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Dr

Avril Horne

 
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Engineering
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Dr

Avril Horne

 

Dr Avril Horne is a water policy specialist, with a rare combination of experience across economics, hydrology and policy. With fifteen years’ experience across a range of interdisciplinary projects, she has spent time in consulting, government and academia.

As Assistant Director in the water group at the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, she was heavily involved in the development of the water trading rules for the Murray Darling Basin Plan. Avril returned to academia in 2014, and is currently working on projects developing tools and systems to assist efficient and adaptive environmental water management; allocation mechanisms and institutional arrangements for environmental water; and reallocation policies between water sectors. Avril is the lead editor for “Water for the Environment: from policy and science to implementation and management”, a book that includes contributions from over 50 leading scientists and practitioners internationally.Research interests- environmental water management and allocation- water resource management and policy- water allocation- tradeoff decisions in water resource management- water markets and trade

Projects

Displaying the 15 most recent projects by Avril Horne.

15

Projects

Project Types


10

Research Contracts


4

Research Grant


1

Internal Research Grant


Scholarly Works

Displaying the 42 most recent scholarly works by Avril Horne.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2009

Directors Award, CRC Irrigation Futures

2009

Best Student Paper, International conference on implementing environmental water allocations, South Africa

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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Arc Discovery Early Career Researcher (Decra)

Infrastructure Engineering

Education


DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY

University of Melbourne

BACHELOR OF ENGINEERING

Monash University

BACHELOR OF ARTS

Monash University