Chris Ballentine

AGU member since 2010. Professor of Geochemistry, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK.

Volunteer experience includes Vice President, President, and Past President, European Association of Geochemistry (EAG) (2011–2016); member of Board of Governors, Oxford Museum of Natural History (2013–present); Goldschmidt conference, Florence, Italy; co-convener (2013) (4200 delegates); co-director of Deep Energy Directorate, Deep Carbon Observatory (DCO) (2011–2012); Goldschmidt conference, Davos, convener and Science Committee Chair (2009). I am a strong proponent of diversity, science communication, and in ensuring support for early-career scientists.