Tony Haymet is a distinguished professor of Oceanography at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, at the University of California San Diego. He is currently Director and Vice-Chancellor for Marine Sciences. His is also co-founder and Vice-Chair of Cleantech San Diego, a 501c6 business organization promoting clean technology businesses. He is appointed to the VCAT of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). He serves on numerous national and international boards and committees.
Prior to returning to the United States, Tony Haymet was Chief of Marine and Atmospheric Research, with 5 laboratories around Australia, and then Science and Policy Director, for CSIRO, Australia's science and business research agency. The author if over 165 peer-reviewed publications, Tony Haymet brings to the understanding of the natural world a business focus and understanding of ocean resources, in all their forms, and technological solution to analyzing and monitoring greenhouse gas emissions.
He is a frequent contributor of Op-Ed pieces in newspaper around the world, and a guest of leading radio and TV analysis programs.