Dr Johanna Speirs

Adjunct Fellow

School of Earth and Environmental Sciences
Faculty of Science


Dr Johanna Speirs is a Senior Climate Scientist with Snowy Hydro Ltd and specialises in understanding weather and climate processes that affect water resources in the Australian Alps. Johanna maintains an affiliation with the University of Queensland’s School of Earth and Environmental Science following her PhD on Antarctic meteorology and climatology. Johanna’s also passionate about STEM engagement, industry-linkages and scientific communication. She recently participated in ‘Homeward Bound’, a global leadership program and Antarctic expedition for women in science.

See Google Scholar for her publications, or find her on Twitter @johspeirs.


  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland


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