Dr Marty Bortz

  • Marty Bortz

Senior Fellow, Melbourne School of Government



Dr Marty Bortz is a Senior Fellow at the Melbourne School of Government. Marty’s research explores the nature of knowledge and expertise, and how that influences public policy.

Marty previously spent several years as a private consultant, evaluating the effectiveness and efficiency of government policies and programs. He has also worked in the public service for several years. As part of this role, he advised government Ministers on effective strategies to mitigate climate change, and provided governance advice to key statutory authorities (including the Environment Protection Authority and Sustainability Victoria).

Marty has undergraduate qualifications in Law and Arts (both from Monash University), and a Masters’ degree in Public Policy and Management (from the University of Melbourne).