Jonathan Pickering and Steve Vanderheiden

Jonathan Pickering is a PhD candidate in Philosophy at the Australian National University, where his thesis is on fairness in global climate change finance. Jonathan has undergraduate degrees in Arts and Law from the University of Sydney and a master of science in Development Studies from the London School of Economics and Political Science. Between 2003 and 2009 he worked at AusAID, the Australian government’s international development assistance program.

Steve Vanderheiden is Associate Professor of Political Science and Environmental Studies at the University of Colorado at Boulder and Professorial Fellow with the Centre for Applied Philosophy and Public Ethics at Charles Sturt University in Canberra, Australia. He is the author of Atmospheric Justice: A Political Theory of Climate Change (2008) and is currently completing a book entitled Doing Our Bit: Individual Responsibility for Climate Change.