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PROF Ruth Beilin


  • Conservation on productive landscapes
  • Design and management of the wider landscape, including conservation issues in rural private land (Gender and rural landscapes, Environmental and landscape sociology)
  • Environmental education in post-graduate interdisciplinary programs
  • Gender and resource management
  • Landcare related programs and processes
  • Landscape and Environmental Sociology
  • Policy and planning effecting the design and management of the wider (regional & rural) landscape
  • Social research relating to water management, Catchment management, Community based resource management
  • Social science, policy and planning relating to management of rural and regional change (Rural sociology, Gender and rural landscapes, Agricultural extension)
  • Theoretical perspectives in social science contributing to collaborative and participatory resource management processes
  • Urban fringe landscapes



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Education and training

  • PhD, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology 1999
  • MSc, The University of Reading 1984
  • BA, University of Guelph 1978
  • DipHort, University of Guelph 1974



Available for supervision

  • Y

Supervision Statement

  • Supervising interdisciplinary social-ecological research, PhD, Masters and Honours