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Prof

Rodney Keenan

Chair Of Forest And Ecosystem Science
Ecosystem And Forest Sciences
role of forests in mitigation and adaptation
plantations and natural forests
science & technology
life sciences & biomedicine
forestry
environmental sciences & ecology
environmental studies
social sciences
ecology
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Prof

Rodney Keenan

 
Division
Science
 
Primary Interest
Environmental services
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Prof

Rodney Keenan

 

Rod has a B. Sc. (Forestry) from the ANU and a PhD in forest ecology from University of British Columbia, with research interests in forests and climate change, forest ecosystem services and forest and environmental policy.

He has undertaken research across Australia, in Canada, Papua New Guinea and in South East Asia. Rod has worked as a research scientist and science advisor in a number of Australian states and with the Australian Government as an advisor on forests and climate change. From 2009-14 he was Director of the Victorian Centre for Climate Change Adaptation Research, a research partnership between Victorian universities and is was a member and Chair of the UN-FAO Advisory Group for the Global Forest Resource Assessment from 2003 to 2015.

Rod is a senior member of the Environmental Social Sciences Group in the School of Ecosystem and Forest Sciences. This Group focuses on the interaction between human and biophysical elements of urban, rural and wildland ecosystems and landscapes. We use a systems perspective to focus on major environmental issues and challenges, based on our comprehensive expertise in environmental psychology, landscape sociology, environmental economics, forest management, policy analysis and sustainability science.

Projects

Displaying the 49 most recent projects by Rodney Keenan.

49

Projects

Project Types


39

Research Contracts


9

Research Grant


1

Internal Research Grant


Scholarly Works

Displaying the 134 most recent scholarly works by Rodney Keenan.

Credentials

Positions


Chair Of Forest And Ecosystem Science

Ecosystem And Forest Sciences

Member

Association of Tropical Biologists

Member

Ecological Society of Australia

Mifa

Institute of Foresters of Australia

Education


Doctor of Philosophy

University of British Columbia

Bachelor of Science (Forestry)

The Australian National University