Rear Admiral Neil Morisetti
Neil Morisetti joined University College London in January 2014, initially as the Director of Strategy for the Department of Science, Technology, Engineering and Public Policy, and since September 2016 as Vice Dean (Public Policy) Engineering Sciences. Before that he worked for the UK government, both as an officer in the Royal Navy, where appointments included, Commander UK Maritime Forces and Commandant of the Joint Services Command and Staff College, and latterly in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office. Between 2009 -2013 he acted as the UK Government Climate and Energy Security Envoy, and then the Foreign Secretary’s Special Representative for Climate Change.
A graduate of the University of East Anglia, he is an Honorary Professor at UCL and an Associate Fellow of Chatham House.
Beyond UCL, he acts, in the UK, as a member of the Advisory Boards for the Carbon Disclosure Programme and the Carbon Tracker, whilst in the US he is a member of the Military Advisory Board of the Washington DC based think tank CNA.