Associate Professor, Sustainable Minerals Institute
Associate Professor Kathryn Sturman is a principal research fellow of the Sustainable Minerals Institute at the University of Queensland, Australia. She has a doctorate in International Relations from Macquarie University and a Masters degree from the University of Cape Town. Sturman’s research interests focus on mining and resource governance, geopolitics of critical minerals and sustainability standards for responsible mining. She has twenty years’ experience in political governance and applied policy research in Africa, Australia and South East Asia.