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Ian Ferguson

  • Professor Emeritus of Forest Science
  • Univesity of Melbourne
  • 4Followers

Research interests

biometricsforest inventoryforest economicsForest management

About

EMPLOYMENT 1958-65 Forests Department of W.A., Assistant Divisional Forest Officer 1965-66 Forests Department of W.A., Research Officer 1966-67 Forests Department of W.A., Inspector 1968-71 University of Melbourne, Senior Lecturer in Forest Management and Forest Economics 1971-78 Australian National University, Department of Forestry, Senior Lecturer 1973-74 Australian National University, Sub-Dean, Faculty of Science 1979-81 Australian National University, Department of Forestry, Reader 1981-2003 University of Melbourne Foundation Professor of Forest Science, 1981- Head, Forestry Section (1981-85, 1990-) Dean, Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry (1987-89) Deputy Vice-President, Academic Board (1989) Vice-President, Academic Board (1990) Pro-Vice-Chancellor (1990-92) President, Academic Board (1991-92) Head, School of Forestry and Resource Conservation, 1994-97 Head, School of Forestry, Institute of Land and Food Resources, 1998-01 2003- University of Melbourne, Professor Emeritus GOVERNING BOARDS Director, Taumata Plantations Co, Inc., 2009- Director, CRC Forestry Ltd 2005 Director, Tiaki Plantation Co (NZ) 2004-2009 Chair and Independent Director, Taswood Growers, 1999-2005 Director, Hancock Victorian Plantations Pty Ltd 1998- Dep Chair and Director, Forests and Wood Products Corporation, 2000-2003 Director, Timber Training Centre Ltd, 2002- Director, Lignotek Pty Ltd 2001-2004 Member, Council of University of Ballarat, 1994-98 Chairman, Timber Promotions Council, Victoria 1994-2000 President, Institute of Foresters of Australia, 1994-1999 Director, School of Forestry, Creswick Ltd 1993- Member, University of Melbourne Council 1988-92 Member, Ormond College Council, 1991-93 Director, Board of Directors, Graduate School of Management Ltd., 1991-92 Member, Ballarat University College Council, 1990-1993 Member, Board of the School of General Studies, ANU 1979-80 INTERNATIONAL CONSULTING EXPERIENCE New Zealand, Indonesia, Fiji, Malaysia, Vietnam, Chins. India, Nigeria, Thailand, Zimbabwe

Followers (4)

Professional experience

Professor Emeritus of Forest Science

Univesity of Melbourne

January 2004 - Present

Professor Emeritus of Forest Science

School of Forest and Ecosystem Science, University of Melbourne

Education history

B Sc F

School of Forest and Ecosystem Science, University of Melbourne

MF, DF

School of Forstry & Environmental Studies, Yale University