Dr Howard Brady has a Masters of Science from Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, USA, and a PhD. from Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia. His research used microscopic fossils to charter the past climatic environments in Antarctica over the last 15 million years.
In 2011, Howard received the Alumnus Scientist of the Year Award from Northern Illinois University, for his contributions to climate science and the community. He worked in Antarctica on four mainland expeditions, under grants from the United States Office of Polar Programs.
He has published scientific articles in periodicals such as the Journal of Glaciology, Nature Magazine and Science Magazine. He also contributed to Antarctic Geoscience, a book released by the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Science in 1982.
He is a member of the Explorers Club of New York and the Australian Microscope and Microanalysis Society. In 2015, He was elected a Member of the Australian Academy of Forensic Sciences due to a lifelong interest in human error as a factor in serious accidents.
Howard is the author of 'Mirrors and Mazes: A guide through the climate debate'.