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Prof

John Lindsay Falvey

Honorary
buddhism
agriculture
agricultural systems
agricultural education
allegories
bible
domestic animals
southeast asia
business & economics
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Prof

John Lindsay Falvey

 
Division
Veterinary And Agricultural Sciences
 
Primary Interest
International Agricultural R&D Including Livestock
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Prof

John Lindsay Falvey

 

Professor Emeritus (John) Lindsay Falvey is engaged in professional and voluntary leadership roles based on his diverse career at senior levels in academia and the private sector in tens of countries. An international figure in research and education for agricultural development in poor countries and Australia, he is also known as an author, innovator and educational entrepreneur.

Awarded three doctorates: Ph.D., higher doctorate (D.Agr.Sc.) and an honorary Doctorate; he currently (2019) serves as: Chair of the Board of the International Livestock Research Institute, the world’s premier livestock research organisation for developing nations and one of the CGIAR green revolution centres; Chair of the selection panel of the World Prize for International Integrated Development, and also assists the international Ph.D. program of Thaksin University in southern Thailand among other voluntary roles. For nine years to 2018 he was Director of Hassad Australia Pty Ltd, a Qatari investment in Australia as the largest sheep and grain producer, and previously he was Dean of the (now) Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences and Chair of Agriculture, he was awarded Professor Emeritus status in the University of Melbourne, and holds honorary appointments at two Thai universities. Earlier he was CEO of the professional consulting groups MPW Rural Development Pty Ltd and Coffey-MPW Ltd for 13 years. Among his other interests, he has led or been part of more than 100 international advisory assignments for all major development agencies, founded private language colleges in three countries and published some 20 books and 100s of papers on subjects integrating science, agriculture, philosophy and religion.

Scholarly Works

Displaying the 130 most recent scholarly works by John Lindsay Falvey.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2019

University of Melbourne

Professor Emeritus

2010

Rockefeller Resident, Bellagio, Lake Como, Italy

Rockefeller

2003

Centenary Medal of the Government of Australia

Government of Australia

1998

Kitimisuk (honoured member), Agricultural Science Society of Thailand under the Patronage of HM the King

Agricultural Science Society of Thailand

1996

Rockefeller Resident, Bellagio, Lake Como, Italy

Rockefeller

1996

Councillor, Royal Agricultural Society

Royal Agricultural Society

1993

AAAC Award of Excellence, international agricultural development

AAAC

1992

Inaugural President's Award, Aust. Inst. Agric. Science

Australian Institute of Agricultural Science

1973

Australian Institute of Agricultural Science

A.H. Howard Award

2004

FAIAS - Fellow of the Australian Institute of Agricultural Science


1997

FTSE - Fellow of the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering


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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Honorary

Agriculture And Food

Editorial, Advisory And Other

various other groups

Editorial Committee

International Buffalo Bulletin

Member, National Thai Studies Centre, Canberra

National Thai Studies Centre

Member, International Advisory Board Asian Journal Of Agri-History

International Advisory Board Asian Journal of Agri-History

Education


Honorary Doctorate Agriculture Technical

Thaksin University

[Higher] Doctorate Agricultural Science

University of Melbourne

Doctor of Philosophy

The University of Queensland

Masters Agricultural Science

La Trobe University