Linda Downsborough

Head Of Envirnomental Science

Linda is a lecturer specialising in water management. She has been integral to establishing and co-ordinating water related education programmes at the institution and lectures on both the Master of Philosophy in Integrated Water management and the Postgraduate Diploma in Water Management. She currently lectures Project Management for Water Managers, Water and Sanitation, Water Sustainability and Development and Research Design.
She holds a Master’s degree in Education specialising in environmental education and is currently preparing to register for a Ph.D. She is passionate about learning, adult education, social networks and communities of practice all within a natural resource management context and has a number of publications in these fields. She believes that by facilitating and nurturing the connections between people there is enhanced capacity for mutually beneficial decision-making.