Jérôme Marty is a Project Director at the Council of Canadian Academies (CCA). He is responsible for leading assessment projects, including the development of operational plans and budgets, completion of assessment-specific research, and oversight of report development.
Prior to joining the CCA in 2016, Jérôme held positions as a research scientist at the St. Lawrence River Institute, as director of environment in a large consulting firm (WSP Canada), and most recently as a science advisor at Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO). Jérôme is a past President of the International Association of Great Lakes Research (IAGLR) and the Society of Canadian Limnologists (SCL). He is a Board member of Watershed Canada and a member of several scientific advisory committees working on water science and governance. In 2019, he became the Chair of Partnership Group for Science and Engineering (PAGSE) and was nominated on the Science Advisory Board of the International Joint Commission (IJC). As a freshwater expert, he continues to advise governments on water related issues.
Jérôme holds a M.Sc. and PhD in Biology from Université de Montréal and Université du Québec à Montréal respectively. He has been a part-time professor in biology at the University of Ottawa since 2011.
At CCA, he has directed the Integrated Natural Resource Management, and Policing in Indigenous Communities assessments.