Geoffrey Lawrence is Emeritus Professor of Sociology at The University of Queensland.
He is considered to be one of the world leaders in social science-based agri-food research.
Geoffrey has been a government appointee on the Lake Eyre Basin Scientific Advisory Panel and is currently President of the International Rural Sociology Association.
BScAgr (Agricultural Science/Economics), University of Sydney
DipSocSci (Sociology), University of New England
MS (Sociology), University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA
PhD (Sociology), Griffith University.
President - International Rural Sociology Association
Fellow - Academy of Social Sciences in Australia
Member - The Australian Sociological Association (TASA)
Member - Rural Sociological Society (US)
Member - European Rural Sociological Association
Member - Australian and Oceanic Network for Rural Social Research and Community Development
Member - Australian Political Economy Movement
1988-1992, Senior Lecturer / Associate Professor of Sociology, Charles Sturt University
- Financialisation and the Restructuring of Australian and Global Agriculture
- Global Food Security
- Social Aspects of the Environment and Natural Resource Management in Australia
- The Sociology of Sport
Email: Geoffrey Lawrence