Board

PresidentVice-President DivisionsVice-President Task Forces, Special Programmes, Projects and IUFRO-led Initiatives
Immediate Past PresidentExecutive DirectorCoordinator Division 1
Coordinator Division 2Coordinator Division 3Coordinator Division 4
Coordinator Division 5Coordinator Division 6Coordinator Division 7
Coordinator Division 8Coordinator Division 9President's Nominees
IUFRO Headquarters Host Country RepresentativeFAO RepresentativeSPDC Coordinator
GFIS CoordinatorWFSE CoordinatorGFEP Coordinator

President

Michael Wingfield
Forestry and Agricultural Biotechnology Institute (FABI)
Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences

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University of Pretoria
Pretoria 0002
South Africa
Email: mike.wingfield@fabi.up.ac.za
Email: mike.wingfield@fabi.up.ac.za
Fax: +27-12-4203960
Phone: +27-12-4203938
URL: www.fabinet.up.ac.za/

Vice-President Divisions

Björn Hånell
Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet
Fakulteten för skogsvetenskap
Institutionen för skogens ekologi och skötsel

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90183 Umeå
Sweden
Email: bjorn.hanell@slu.se
Phone: +46-90-7868297
Email: seksko@slu.se
Fax: +46-90-7868163
Phone: +46-90-7868353
URL: www.seksko.se/

Vice-President Task Forces, Special Programmes, Projects and IUFRO-led Initiatives

John Parrotta
US Forest Service
Research & Development

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1601 North Kent Street, 4th Floor, RP-C
Arlington Virginia 22209-2105
United States
Email: jparrotta@fs.fed.us
Phone: +1-703-6054178
Fax: +1-703-6055131

Immediate Past President

Niels Elers Koch
Trap Danmark A/S

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Agern Allé 13
2970 Hoersholm
Denmark
Email: nek@trapdanmark.dk
Phone: +45-21-230742
URL: www.trapdanmark.dk

Executive Director

Alexander Buck
International Union of Forest Research Organizations

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Marxergasse 2
1030 Wien
Austria
Email: buck@iufro.org
Phone: +43-1-8770151-12
Email: office@iufro.org
Fax: +43-1-8770151-50
Phone: +43-1-8770151
URL: www.iufro.org

Coordinator Division 1

Jens Peter Skovsgaard
Sveriges Lantbruksuniversitet
Institutionen för sydsvensk skogsvetenskap

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PO Box 49
230 53 Alnarp
Sweden
Email: jps@slu.se
Phone: +46-40-415128
Fax: +46-40-462325
Phone: +46-40-415000
URL: www.slu.se/sydsvensk-skogsvetenskap

Coordinator Division 2

Yousry El-Kassaby
University of British Columbia
Faculty of Forestry
Department of Forest Resources Management

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2424 Main Mall, Rm. 2051
Vancouver British Columbia V6T 1Z4
Canada
Email: y.el-kassaby@ubc.ca
Phone: +1-604-8221821
Fax: +1-604-8229106
Phone: +1-604-8222504

Coordinator Division 3

Woodam Chung
Oregon State University
College of Forestry
Department of Forest Engineering, Resources and Management

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204 Peavy Hall
Corvallis Oregon 97331-5709
United States
Email: woodam.chung@oregonstate.edu
Phone: +1-541-7378248
Fax: +1-541-7374316
Phone: +1-541-7374952
URL: ferm.forestry.oregonstate.edu/

Coordinator Division 4

Jean-Luc Peyron
Groupement d'Intéret Public Ecosystèmes Forestiers (GIP ECOFOR)

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42, rue Scheffer
75116 Paris
France
Email: peyron@gip-ecofor.org
Phone: +33-1-53702149
Email: secretariat@gip-ecofor.org
Fax: +33-1-53702154
Phone: +33-1-53702170
URL: www.gip-ecofor.org

Coordinator Division 5

Pekka Saranpää
Metsäntutkimuslaitos (Metla)

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PO Box 18
01301 Vantaa
Finland
Email: pekka.saranpaa@metla.fi
Phone: +358-29-5322340
Email: info@metla.fi
Fax: +358-29-5322103
Phone: +358-29-5322111
URL: www.metla.fi

Coordinator Division 6

Tuija Sievänen
Metsäntutkimuslaitos (Metla)

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PO Box 18
01301 Vantaa
Finland
Email: tuija.sievanen@metla.fi
Phone: +358-29-5325269
Email: info@metla.fi
Fax: +358-29-5322103
Phone: +358-29-5322111
URL: www.metla.fi

Coordinator Division 7

Eckehard Brockerhoff
Scion (New Zealand Forest Research Institute)

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University of Canterbury
PO Box 29237, Fendalton
8540 Christchurch
New Zealand
Email: eckehard.brockerhoff@scionresearch.com
Fax: +64-3-3642812
Phone: +64-3-3642949

Coordinator Division 8

Jean-Michel Carnus
Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique (INRA)
Centre Bordeaux-Aquitaine
Site de Recherche Forêt-Bois

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69 Route d'Arcachon - Pierroton
33612 Cestas
France
Email: jean-michel.carnus@pierroton.inra.fr
Phone: +33-5-57122865
Email: secretariat@pierroton.inra.fr
Fax: +33-5-56680223
Phone: +33-5-57122300
URL: www.pierroton.inra.fr/

Coordinator Division 9

Daniela Kleinschmit
Universität Freiburg
Professur für Forst- und Umweltpolitik

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Tennenbacherstr. 4
79106 Freiburg I. Br.
Germany
Email: daniela.kleinschmit@ifp.uni-freiburg.de
Phone: +49-761-2033712
Email: andy.selter@ifp.uni-freiburg.de
Fax: +49-761-2033705
Phone: +49-761-2033713
URL: www.ifp.uni-freiburg.de/

President's Nominees

John Innes
University of British Columbia
Faculty of Forestry
Forest Sciences Centre

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2424 Main Mall
Vancouver British Columbia V6T 1Z4
Canada
Email: john.innes@ubc.ca
Phone: +1-604-8226761
Email: sue.watts@ubc.ca
Fax: +1-604-8228645
Phone: +1-604-8222727
URL: www.forestry.ubc.ca

President's Nominees

Shirong Liu
Chinese Academy of Forestry

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Wan Shou Shan
Beijing 100091
China
Email: liusr@caf.ac.cn
Phone: +86-10-62889311
Email: geyuhang@caf.ac.cn
Fax: +86-10-62884229
Phone: +86-10-62889005
URL: en.caf.ac.cn

President's Nominees

Ben Chikamai
Kenya Forestry Research Institute

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PO Box 20412
00200 Nairobi
Kenya
Email: director@kefri.org
benchikamai@ngara.org
Phone: +254-20-2386355
Email: director@kefri.org
Fax: +254-573-529522
Phone: +254-20-2346977; 2346992
URL: www.kefri.org/

President's Nominees

Jung-Hwan Park
Korea Forest Research Institute

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57 Hoegiro, Dongdaemun-gu
Seoul 130-712
Korea (Rep)
Email: hwanpark@forest.go.kr
Phone: +82-2-9612591
Email: kfri@forest.go.kr
Fax: +82-2-9612599
Phone: +82-2-9612597
URL: www.kfri.go.kr/eng/

President's Nominees

Manuel Guariguata
Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR)

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c/o Centro Internacional de la Papa (CIP)
Av. La Molina 1895
La Molina Lima
Peru
Email: m.guariguata@cgiar.org
Email: cifor-latinoamerica@cgiar.org
Fax: +51-1-3175326
Phone: +51-1-3496017

IUFRO Headquarters Host Country Representative

Gerhard Mannsberger
Bundesministerium für Land- und Forstwirtschaft, Umwelt und Wasserwirtschaft
Forstsektion

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Marxergasse 2
1030 Wien
Austria
Email: gerhard.mannsberger@bmlfuw.gv.at
Phone: +43-1-711007301
Fax: +43-1-711007399
Phone: +43-1-711000
URL: www.bmlfuw.gv.at/forst.html

FAO Representative

Eduardo Rojas-Briales
FAO
Forestry Department

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Via delle Terme di Caracalla
00153 Rome
Italy
Email: eduardo.rojas@fao.org
Phone: +39-06-57055879
Fax: +39-06-57052151
Phone: +39-06-57051

SPDC Coordinator

Michael Kleine
International Union of Forest Research Organizations
SPDC

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Marxergasse 2
1030 Wien
Austria
Email: kleine@iufro.org
Phone: +43-1-8770151 ext. 22
Email: office@iufro.org
Fax: +43-1-8770151-50
Phone: +43-1-8770151
URL: www.iufro.org

GFIS Coordinator

Eero Mikkola
Metsäntutkimuslaitos (Metla)

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PO Box 18
01301 Vantaa
Finland
Email: eero.mikkola@metla.fi
mikkola@iufro.org
Phone: +358-29-5322140
Email: info@metla.fi
Fax: +358-29-5322103
Phone: +358-29-5322111
URL: www.metla.fi

WFSE Coordinator

Pia Katila
Metsäntutkimuslaitos (Metla)

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PO Box 18
01301 Vantaa
Finland
Email: pia.katila@metla.fi
Phone: +358-40-8015331
Email: info@metla.fi
Fax: +358-29-5322103
Phone: +358-29-5322111
URL: www.metla.fi

GFEP Coordinator

Christoph Wildburger

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Lilienbrunngasse 18/52
1020 Wien
Austria
Email: office@wildburger.cc
URL: www.wildburger.cc

Please send updates to: IUFRO Secretariat


Observer organisations

IFSA:
IUFRO Liaison officer: Vladislav Vejnovic - iufro.lo(at)ifsa.net
IFSA President: May Anne Then - President(at)ifsa.net

WWF:
Paul Chatterton - paul.chatterton(at)wwf.at

ICRAF:

Tony Simons - t.simons(at)cgiar.org

IUCN:
Stewart Maginnis - stewart.maginnis(at)iucn.org

CIFOR:
Peter Holmgren - p.holmgren(at)cgiar.org