Dr Indi Hodgson-Johnston joined the TPN Committee in 2019 as a representative for Tasmanian-based scientific and research communities. She is the Deputy Director of Australia’s Integrated Marine Observing System which operates nation-wide marine research infrastructure, including in the Southern Ocean. Indi is also an adjunct senior researcher at the Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies at the University of Tasmania in the area of Antarctic and oceans law, policy and politics. She has a background working with the University of Tasmania, government and international organisations in Antarctic and Southern Ocean sectors. Indi holds a PhD in international law and is a Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Tasmania.