Dr Shaun Fitzgerald

Director at Centre for Climate Repair

Director, Centre for Climate Repair

Shaun is Director of the Centre for Climate Repair. He is an Official Fellow in Engineering at Girton College and a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering. In addition to work tackling climate change he has supported the work on tackling Covid-19. He served on the SAGE Environmental Modelling Group, the DCMS Venues Steering Group, the Science Board to the Events Research Programme, and the Aerosol Generating Procedures panel, and serves on the WHO High-Level Expert Group on COVID-19. Shaun was awarded an OBE in 2021 for services in response to Covid-19.

Prior to joining the Centre for Climate Repair Shaun was Director of the Royal Institution in London, and before then he had founded and led Breathing Buildings, a hybrid ventilation company spun out from Cambridge. Shaun was heavily involved in the reformulation of ventilation guidelines for educational buildings, and is continuing his work on energy efficient building design collaborating with teams from Nottingham University and Loughborough University.

  • 18 June 2024, 9:30am

    2024 CSaP Annual Conference

    Our Annual Conference brings together an audience of policy professionals, academic experts and business leaders for a day of talks and presentations, and to share and discuss issues and ideas on a range of topics from innovation and economic growth to climate and sustainability. Speakers from government, academia, and industry will present examples of how we are working together to address new and emerging policy challenges.

  • 18 January 2024, 5:30pm

    2024 Christ's Climate Lecture: On nature, biodiversity and climate - Sir Patrick Vallance

    The 2024 Christ's College Climate lecture was given by Sir Patrick Vallance, Chair of The Natural History Museum, and former Chief Scientific Adviser. His lecture explores the inextricably linked challenges of biodiversity loss and climate change.