Simon Klein

Science Officer, Office for Climate Education


Simon Klein is an ecologist who studies the ecology of pollinators. He also holds a teaching
diploma. He did his PhD in France (CNRS Toulouse) and Australia (Macquarie University,
Sydney) studying the effects of environmental stress on social bee behavior. He then
taught undergraduate biology in France and Australia. in 2019, after his PhD, he pursued a
scientific career at the GoodPlanet Biodiversity Foundation in Paris and worked as a
teacher of biology and geology at the Solertia Institute near Paris. In addition to his
academic and teaching work, Simon is actively involved in theater and is passionate about
spreading science through comedy