Position

Lecturer
School of the Environment

Biography

Kathryn has a background in environmental science, public policy development, whole of government strategic planning, and education:

  • ecologically sustainable development policy and implementation
  • strategic planning across state government portfolios
  • natural resource management policy and implementation including water allocation
  • environment protection policy and regulation
  • multi-level governance
  • environmental science
  • community engagement
  • stakeholder engagement
  • education
  • science communication
  • bridging across science/policy-decision maker boundaries

She has held executive positions relating to sustainable development policy and associated cross-portfolio/sector strategic planning, and integrated catchment management in the South Australian Government.

She has been a member of numerous State Government Boards, Ministerial Advisory Committees and Local Government Development Assessment Panels. She is currently a member of the Premier's Climate Change Council, the South Australian Pastoral Board and the Adelaide Hills Council Development Assessment Panel.

Qualifications

MSc.(qual), BSc. Grad Dip Ed.

Honours, awards and grants

Royal Australian Planning Institute (RAPI) SA (now the Planning Institute of Australia (SA) Award 2001, Environment and Conservation Planning category for the Onkaparinga Catchment Water Management Plan

Key responsibilities

  • Lecturer, School of Environment
  • Curriculum development, Science Policy and Communication BSc (major) and MSc, Science 21

Teaching interests

  • Integrated sustainable development policy across government portfolios and sectors
  • Statewide and regional strategic planning
  • Environmental management and policy
  • Integrated catchment management
  • Stakeholder engagement
  • Science policy communcation
  • Factors influencing policy development

Topic Coordinator:

  • ENVH7731  Sustainable Development - Health Issues
  • ENVS3742  Emerging Issues in Australian Environmental Management

Topic Lecturer:

  • ENVS2751  Skills for Environmental Professionals
  • ENVS8781  Skills for Environmental Professionals GE
  • GEOG1001  Water and Society
  • POAD9129  Environmental Policy and Governance

Publications

  • Bellette, K.J. (1996). Tuna Aquaculture: The Southern Bluefin Tuna Industry. In Michael Mitchie, ed. Southern Temperate Australia:Case Studies in Biodiversity and Ecologically Sustainable Development. Adelaide: Australian Association for Environmental Education, pp. 102-133.
  • Bellette, K.J. (2009). Maximising the uptake of research outcomes in policy, planning and practice. Paper provided to the Premier's Science and Research Council, SA Government. In Paper provided to the Premier's Science and Research Council, SA Government. paper presented to the SA Premier's Science and Research Council.
  • Bellette, K.J. (2003). Metamorphosis-2020 Vision 10 Years On. In Planning Institute of Australia National Conference. Planning Institute of Australia National Conference. Adelaide.
  • Bellette, K.J. (2001). Legislation and Policy-one sixth of the equation for sustainable water resource management. In Third Australasian Natural Resources Law and Policy Conference. Third Australasian Natural Resources Law and Policy Conference (focus on water. Adelaide.
  • Bellette, K.J. (2000). The Water Resources Act 1997-a quantum leap in funding for sustainability. In Water Law Seminar. Hydrological Society of SA and the National Environmental Law Society (SA) Water Law Seminar. Hydrological Society of SA and the National Environmental Law Society (SA.
  • Bellette, K.J. (1997). Stormwater Pollution Management, Legislation and Action. In Stormwater and Soil Erosion '97 Conference. Stormwater and Soil Erosion '97 Conference. Brisbane.
  • Bellette, K.J. (1996). Stormwater Management Strategy of the EPA and Public Involvement. In Defending the Environment Third Public Interest Environmental Law Conference. Australian Centre for Environmental Law. Defending the Environment Third Public Interest Environmental Law Conference. Adelaide.
  • Bellette, K.J. (1996). The Stormwater Management Strategy of the SA EPA. In Local Government Engineering Conference. Local Government Engineering Conference. Adelaide.
  • Shakley, A. and Bellette, K.J. (1995). Regulatory Changes to Pollution Control-Implementing National Standards within Independent State Jurisdictions. In 14th National Environmental Law Conference. 14th National Environmental Law Conference. Sydney.
  • Bellette, K.J., Nicholls-Grezemski, F. and Wiskich, J. (1994). An Investigation into the Use of Serum Sorbitol Dehydrogenase as a Biomarker in Fish of South Australian Coastal Waters. poster presentation. In Inaugural Conference Australasian Society for Ecotoxicology. SydneyInaugural Conference Australasian Society for Ecotoxicology.
  • Bellette, K.J., Nicholls-Grezemski, F. and Wiskich, J. (1993). The Investigation of the characteristics of Mixed Function Oxidases for use as a bio indicator of organic pollutant initiated stress in fish of South Australian coastal waters. poster presentation. In Australasian Society for Clinical and Experimental Pharmacologists and Toxicologists. BrisbaneAustralasian Society for Clinical and Experimental Pharmacologists and Toxicologists.
  • Roy, S., Millington, A., Bellette, K. and Sandhu, H.S. (2014). Assessing ecosystem services in peri urban area: case study from southern Adelaide. In PERI-URBAN 2014, International conference on peri-urban landscapes: water, food and environmental security. Sydney: UWS. PERI-URBAN 2014. Sydney. Jul 2014, pp. 1-8.
  • Wu, W., Maier, H.R., Dandy, G.C., Leonard, R., Bellette, K.J., Cuddy, S., et al. (2016). Including stakeholder input in formulating and solving real-world optimisation problems: Generic framework and case study. Environmental Modelling and Software, 79 pp. 197-213.
    [10.1016/j.envsoft.2016.02.012] [Scopus]
  • Mitchell, W.B., Bellette, K.J. and Richardson, S. (2015). Natural resources management in South Australia - regional and collaborative approaches. WATER POLICY, 17(4) pp. 630-648.
    [10.2166/wp.2014.153] [Scopus]
  • Mitchell, W.B., Bellette, K.J. and Richardson, S. (2015). ‘Integrated’ approaches to water and natural resources management in South Australia. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF WATER RESOURCES DEVELOPMENT, 31(4) pp. 718-731.
    [10.1080/07900627.2014.979399]
  • Guan, H., Soebarto, V., Bennett, J., Clay, R., Andrew, R.L., Guo, Y., et al. (2014). Response of office building electricity consumption to urban weather in Adelaide, South Australia. Urban Climate, 10(Part 1) pp. 42-55.
    [10.1016/j.uclim.2014.09.005] [Scopus]
  • Roy, S., Millington, A., Bellette, K. and Sandhu, H.S. (2014). Assessing ecosystem services in peri urban area: case study from southern Adelaide. In PERI-URBAN 2014, International conference on peri-urban landscapes: water, food and environmental security. Sydney: UWS. PERI-URBAN 2014. Sydney. Jul 2014, pp. 1-8.
  • Wu, W., Maier, H.R., Dandy, G.C., Leonard, R., Bellette, K.J., Cuddy, S., et al. (2016). Including stakeholder input in formulating and solving real-world optimisation problems: Generic framework and case study. Environmental Modelling and Software, 79 pp. 197-213.
    [10.1016/j.envsoft.2016.02.012] [Scopus]
  • Mitchell, W.B., Bellette, K.J. and Richardson, S. (2015). Natural resources management in South Australia - regional and collaborative approaches. WATER POLICY, 17(4) pp. 630-648.
    [10.2166/wp.2014.153] [Scopus]
  • Mitchell, W.B., Bellette, K.J. and Richardson, S. (2015). ‘Integrated’ approaches to water and natural resources management in South Australia. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF WATER RESOURCES DEVELOPMENT, 31(4) pp. 718-731.
    [10.1080/07900627.2014.979399]
  • Guan, H., Soebarto, V., Bennett, J., Clay, R., Andrew, R.L., Guo, Y., et al. (2014). Response of office building electricity consumption to urban weather in Adelaide, South Australia. Urban Climate, 10(Part 1) pp. 42-55.
    [10.1016/j.uclim.2014.09.005] [Scopus]
  • Bellette, K.J. (1996). Tuna Aquaculture: The Southern Bluefin Tuna Industry. In Michael Mitchie, ed. Southern Temperate Australia:Case Studies in Biodiversity and Ecologically Sustainable Development. Adelaide: Australian Association for Environmental Education, pp. 102-133.
  • Bellette, K.J. (2009). Maximising the uptake of research outcomes in policy, planning and practice. Paper provided to the Premier's Science and Research Council, SA Government. In Paper provided to the Premier's Science and Research Council, SA Government. paper presented to the SA Premier's Science and Research Council.
  • Bellette, K.J. (2003). Metamorphosis-2020 Vision 10 Years On. In Planning Institute of Australia National Conference. Planning Institute of Australia National Conference. Adelaide.
  • Bellette, K.J. (2001). Legislation and Policy-one sixth of the equation for sustainable water resource management. In Third Australasian Natural Resources Law and Policy Conference. Third Australasian Natural Resources Law and Policy Conference (focus on water. Adelaide.
  • Bellette, K.J. (2000). The Water Resources Act 1997-a quantum leap in funding for sustainability. In Water Law Seminar. Hydrological Society of SA and the National Environmental Law Society (SA) Water Law Seminar. Hydrological Society of SA and the National Environmental Law Society (SA.

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