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 RepresentativeSPDC CoordinatorWFSE Coordinator
SPDF CoordinatorChair of Congress Scientific CommitteeChair of Congress Organizing Committee
Science Policy Programme Coordinator

President

Daniela Kleinschmit
Universität Freiburg
Professur für Forst- und Umweltpolitik

AddressDirectOrganization
Tennenbacherstr. 4
79106 Freiburg I. Br.
Germany
Email: daniela.kleinschmit(at)ifp.uni-freiburg.de
Phone: +49-761-2033712
Email: andy.selter(at)ifp.uni-freiburg.de
Fax: +49-761-2033705
Phone: +49-761-2033713
URL: www.forstpolitik-umweltpolitik.uni-freiburg.de/Forstpolitik-Umweltpolitik-en?set_language=en

Vice-President Divisions

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

AddressDirectOrganization
280 Peavy Hall / 3100 Jefferson Way
Corvallis Oregon 97331-5709
United States
Email: woodam.chung(at)oregonstate.edu
Phone: +1-541-7378248
Fax: +1-541-7374316
Phone: +1-541-7374952
URL: https://ferm.forestry.oregonstate.edu/

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

Elena Paoletti
CNR IRET

AddressDirect
Via Madonna del Piano 10
50019 Sesto Fiorentino
Italy
Email: elena.paoletti(at)cnr.it
Phone: +39-055-5225591; +39-329-8061717

Immediate Past President

John Parrotta
US Forest Service
Research & Development

AddressDirectOrganization
201 14th St. SW
Washington DC 20250
United States
Email: john.parrotta(at)usda.gov
Phone: +1-202-5588964
URL: https://www.fs.fed.us/research/people/profile.php?alias=jparrotta
Fax: +1-202-2051530
Phone: +1-202-2051544
URL: https://www.fs.fed.us/research/

Executive Director

Alexander Buck
International Union of Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO)
IUFRO Headquarters - Secretariat

AddressDirectOrganization
Marxergasse 2
1030 Wien
Austria
Email: buck(at)iufro.org
Phone: +43-1-877015112
Email: office(at)iufro.org
Fax: +43-1-877015150
Phone: +43-1-8770151
URL: https://www.iufro.org/

Coordinator Division 1

Pil Sun Park
Seoul National University
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Department of Forest Sciences

AddressDirectOrganization
1 Gwanak-ro, Gwanak-gu
Seoul 08826
Korea (Rep)
Email: pspark(at)snu.ac.kr
Phone: +82-2-8804771
Email: parkik1(at)snu.ac.kr
Fax: +82-2-8733560
Phone: +82-2-8804777
URL: https://cals.snu.ac.kr/en/academics/undergraduate?deptidx=27

Coordinator Division 1

Teresa De Jesus Fidalgo Fonseca
Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro
Departamento de Ciências Florestais e Arquitectura Paisagista (CIFAP)

AddressDirectOrganization
Quinta de Prados, Apartado 1013
5000-801 Vila Real
Portugal
Email: tfonseca(at)utad.pt
Phone: +351-964-348330
Email: tfonseca(at)utad.pt
Fax: +351-259-350480
Phone: +351-259-350000
URL: https://www.utad.pt/ecav/inicio/departamentos/

Coordinator Division 2

Santiago C. González-Martínez
INRAE Institut National de Recherche pour l'Agriculture, l'Alimentation et l'Environnement
ECOFA - Structure, fonctionnement et évolution des écosystèmes continentaux faiblement
anthropisés / BIOGECO - Biodiversité, Gènes et Communautés

AddressDirectOrganization
69 route d'Arcachon
33610 Cestas
France
Email: santiago.gonzalez-martinez(at)inrae.fr
Phone: +33-5-35385320
Email: christine.charlot(at)inrae.fr
Fax: +33-5-57122881
URL: https://www6.bordeaux-aquitaine.inrae.fr/biogeco

Coordinator Division 2

Amanda De La Torre
Northern Arizona University
School of Forestry
College of Engineering, Forestry and Natural Sciences

AddressDirectOrganization
200 East Pine Knoll Drive
Flagstaff Arizona 86011
United States
Email: Amanda.de-la-torre(at)nau.edu
Phone: +1-928-5234976
Email: forestryinfo(at)nau.edu
Fax: +1-928-5231080
Phone: +1-928-5233031
URL: https://nau.edu/cefns/forestry/

Coordinator Division 3

Ola Lindroos
Sveriges Lantbruksuniversitet
Fakulteten för skogsvetenskap
Institutionen för skogens biomaterial och teknologi

AddressDirectOrganization
Skogsmarksgränd 17
90183 Umeå
Sweden
Email: ola.lindroos(at)slu.se
Phone: +46-90-7868636
URL: https://www.slu.se/en/departments/forest-biomaterials-technology

Coordinator Division 3

Rene Zamora Cristales
World Resources Institute
Department of Food, Forest and Water

AddressDirectOrganization
10 G Street NE Suite 800
Washington D.c. 20002
United States
Email: rzamora(at)wri.org
Phone: +1-541-9084323
Fax: +1-202-7803283
Phone: +1-202-7803283
URL: https://www.wri.org/

Coordinator Division 4

Bianca Eskelson
University of British Columbia
Department of Forest Resources Management
Forest Sciences Centre

AddressDirectOrganization
2424 Main Mall
Vancouver British Columbia V6T 1Z4
Canada
Email: bianca.eskelson(at)ubc.ca
Phone: +1-604-8270629
URL: https://biometrics.forestry.ubc.ca/bianca-eskelson/
Email: frm.recept(at)ubc.ca
Fax: +1-604-8229106
Phone: +1-604-8223482
URL: https://frm.forestry.ubc.ca/

Coordinator Division 4

Donald Hodges
University of Tennessee
School of Natural Resources

AddressDirectOrganization
427 Plant Biotechnology Building
2505 E.J. Chapman Drive
Knoxville Tennessee 37996-4563
United States
Email: dhodges2(at)utk.edu
Phone: +1-865-9742706
Email: naturalresources(at)utk.edu
Fax: +1-865-9744714
Phone: +1-865-9747126
URL: https://naturalresources.tennessee.edu

Coordinator Division 5

Roger Meder
University of the Sunshine Coast & Meder Consulting
Forest Industries Research Centre
Forest Research Institute

AddressDirectOrganization
Locked Bag 4
Maroochydore DC Queensland 4558
Australia
Email: rmeder(at)usc.edu.au
roger(at)mederconsulting.com
Phone: +61-7-54301234
URL: https://www.usc.edu.au/

Coordinator Division 5

Franka Brüchert
Forstliche Versuchs- u Forschungsanstalt Baden-Württemberg
Abteilung Waldnutzung

AddressDirectOrganization
Wonnhaldestr. 4
79100 Freiburg I. Br.
Germany
Email: franka.bruechert(at)forst.bwl.de
Phone: +49-761-4018239
Fax: +49-761-4018333
Phone: +49-761-40180
URL: https://www.fva-bw.de/abteilungen/waldnutzung

Coordinator Division 6

Justin Morgenroth
University of Canterbury
School of Forestry
College of Engineering

AddressDirectOrganization
Private Bag 4800
Christchurch
New Zealand
Email: justin.morgenroth(at)canterbury.ac.nz
Phone: +64-3-3695966
Email: jeanette.allen(at)canterbury.ac.nz
Fax: +64-3-3642124
Phone: +64-3-3693500
URL: https://www.canterbury.ac.nz/engineering/schools/forestry/

Coordinator Division 6

Purabi Bose
Sveriges Lantbruksuniversitet
Institutionen för sydsvensk skogsvetenskap

AddressDirectOrganization
Sundsvägen 3
230 56 Alnarp
Sweden
Email: purabib2(at)gmail.com
Phone: +46-40-415182
Email: servicecenter(at)slu.se
Fax: +46-40-462325
Phone: +46-40-415000
URL: https://www.slu.se/sydsvensk-skogsvetenskap

Coordinator Division 7

Tod Ramsfield
Ressources Naturelles Canada
Centre de Foresterie du Nord

AddressDirectOrganization
5320-122nd Street
Edmonton Alberta T6H 3S5
Canada
Email: tod.ramsfield(at)nrcan-rncan.gc.ca
Phone: +1-825-5101303
Email: michael.norton(at)canada.ca
Fax: +1-825-5101119
Phone: +1-825-5101154
URL: https://www.nrcan.gc.ca/science-and-data/research-centres-and-labs/forestry-research-centres/northern-forestry-centre/13485

Coordinator Division 7

Maartje Johanna Klapwijk
Sveriges Lantbruksuniversitet
Institutionen för ekologi
Enhet för Skogsentomologi

AddressDirectOrganization
PO Box 7044
75007 Uppsala
Sweden
Email: maartje.klapwijk(at)slu.se
Phone: +46-18-672402
Phone: +46-18-671000
URL: https://www.slu.se/en/departments/ecology/

Coordinator Division 8

Chabi Djagoun
Ecole d'Aménagement et de Gestion de l'Environnement
Faculté des Sciences Agronomiques
Université d'Abomey-Calavi

AddressDirectOrganization
01 BP 526
Cotonou
Benin
Email: dchabi(at)gmail.com
Phone: +229-9-7890218; +229-2-1303084
Email: contact.labef(at)gmail.com
Fax: +229-2-1303084
URL: https://uac.bj/; https://fsa-uac.bj/index.php

Coordinator Division 8

Alexia Stokes
INRAE / ECOFA
UMR AMAP CIRAD, PS2 TA/A51

AddressDirectOrganization
Boulevard de la Lironde
34398 Montpellier Cedex 5
France
Email: alexia.stokes(at)cirad.fr
Phone: +33-4-67615965; +33-6-21784659
Email: nathalie.hodebert(at)cirad.fr
Fax: +33-4-67615668
Phone: +33-4-67616562
URL: amap.cirad.fr

Coordinator Division 9

Monica Gabay

AddressDirectOrganization
Av. Corrientes 1762, 3 B
1042 Buenos Aires
Argentina
Email: monagabay(at)yahoo.com
Email: monagabay(at)yahoo.com

Coordinator Division 9

Jinlong Liu
Renmin University of China
School of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development
Centre for Forest, Environmental and Resources Policy Study

AddressDirectOrganization
No.59 Zhongguancun St.
Beijing Haidian District 100872
China
Email: liujinlong(at)ruc.edu.cn
Phone: +86-13-701193801; +86-10-82509118
Email: liujinlong(at)ruc.edu.cn
Fax: +86-10-62511064
URL: ard.ruc.edu.cn/en/; https://www.ruc.edu.cn/welcoming-message-en

President's Nominees

Wubalem Tadesse Wondifraw
Ethiopian Environment and Forest Research Institute (EEFRI)
Forest Resources Utilization Research

AddressDirectOrganization
PO Box 30804
Addis Ababa
Ethiopia
Email: wubalem16(at)gmail.com
Phone: +251-912-132303
Fax: +251-116-460345
Phone: +251-116-460444
URL: www.eefri.org/researches/forest-resources-utilization/

President's Nominees

Sandra Rodríguez
Universidad Autónoma de Chihuahua
Facultad de Zootecnica y Ecología

AddressDirectOrganization
Periférico Francisco R. Almada Km 1
Chihuahua CP 33820
Mexico
Email: spineros(at)uach.mx
Phone: +52-614-4966334
Email: posgradofzye(at)yach.mx
Fax: +52-614-4325550
Phone: +52-614-4340304
URL: fz.uach.mx

President's Nominees

Marilyn Sabalvaro Combalicer
University of Philippines at Los Baños
College of Forestry and Natural Resources
Department of Forest Biological Sciences

AddressDirectOrganization
College Laguna 4031
Philippines
Email: mscombalicer(at)up.edu.ph
msc1330(at)gmail.com
Phone: +63-929-7724366
Fax: +63-49-5363206
Phone: +63-49-5362773; +63-49-5363604
URL: https://uplb.edu.ph/college/college-of-forestry-and-natural-resources-cfnr/

IUFRO Headquarters Host Country Representative

Elfriede Moser
Bundesministerium für Land- und Forstwirtschaft, Regionen und Wasserwirtschaft (BML)
Sektion Forstwirtschaft und Nachhaltigkeit

AddressDirectOrganization
Marxergasse 2
1030 Wien
Austria
Email: elfriede.moser(at)bml.gv.at
Phone: +43 1 71100 607301
Phone: +43-1-711000

SPDC Coordinator

Michael Kleine
International Union of Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO)
Special Programme for Development of Capacities (SPDC)

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

WFSE Coordinator

Pia Katila
Luonnonvarakeskus (Luke)
Biotalous ja ympäristö
Luonnonvarapolitiikat ja -markkinat

AddressDirectOrganization
Latokartanonkaari 9
00790 Helsinki
Finland
Email: pia.katila(at)luke.fi
Phone: +358-40-8015331
Phone: +358-29-5326000
URL: https://www.luke.fi

SPDF Coordinator

Peter Mayer
Federal Research and Training Centre for Forests, Natural Hazards and Landscape

AddressDirectOrganization
Seckendorff-Gudent-Weg 8
1131 Wien
Austria
Email: peter.mayer(at)bfw.gv.at
Phone: +43-1-878381123
Email: peter.mayer(at)bfw.gv.at
Fax: +43-1-878381250
Phone: +43-1-878380
URL: https://www.bfw.gv.at

Chair of Congress Scientific Committee

Ernest G. Foli
CSIR - Forestry Research Institute of Ghana (FORIG)

AddressDirectOrganization
PO Box UP63, KNUST
Kumasi
Ghana
Email: efoli(at)csir-forig.org.gh
Email: director(at)csir-forig.org.gh
Fax: +233-3220-60121
Phone: +233-3220-60123
URL: https://csir-forig.org.gh/

Chair of Congress Organizing Committee

Jane Njuguna
Kenya Forestry Research Institute (KEFRI)

AddressDirectOrganization
PO Box 20412-0200, Muguga
00200 Nairobi
Kenya
Email: jnjuguna(at)kefri.org
Phone: +254-722-812-341, +254-788-635-735
Email: director(at)kefri.org
Fax: +254-722-259782
Phone: +254-724-259781
URL: https://www.kefri.org/

Science Policy Programme Coordinator

Nelson Grima
International Union of Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO)
IUFRO Headquarters - Secretariat

AddressDirectOrganization
Marxergasse 2
1030 Wien
Austria
Email: grima(at)iufro.org
Phone: +43-1-877015115
Email: office(at)iufro.org
Fax: +43-1-877015150
Phone: +43-1-8770151
URL: https://www.iufro.org/

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Observer Organizations

Permanent Observers

  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
  • International Forestry Students'​ Association (IFSA)

Other Observers

  • Asia-Pacific Network for Sustainable Forest Management and Rehabilitation (APFNet)
  • Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR)
  • European Geosciences Union (EGU)
  • International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)
  • International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)
  • World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF)