Ellen Hooper is the Project Officer for the ARC Centre of Excellence for Climate Extremes, and is based at UNSW. She is an experienced Project Manager, with an interest in project implementation, evaluation, and program coordination. Ellen’s PhD is from the University of New South Wales; her monograph (Routledge, 2022) explores the philosophical idea of centres and peripheries, and asks fundamental questions about analytical hierarchies. In her role of Project Officer, Ellen enjoys supporting the crucial and important work undertaken by climate researchers at CLEX.