Fellow of Australian College of Veterinary Science. Veterinary specialist, livestock production, reproduction, management, integrated rural development and applied research. Extensive experience in tropical and temperate zones with overseas aid programs in China, India, Parkistan, North Africa and Indonesia - livestock, village development and wildlife. Postgraduate experience teaching, research and supervision Monash University and overseas universities. Government, industry and community experience. Wildlife conservation and environmental advocate.Project Director of the Animal Gene Storage and Resource Centre of Australia (AGSRCA)1995-2009.