Professor of Regional Economic Development, School of Business and Law, CQUniversity Australia

John Rolfe is Professor of Regional Economic Development in the School of Business and Law at CQUniversity at Rockhampton. He is a resource economist, and has extensive experience with environmental, resource and development issues across Queensland and Australia. John has a number of research interests, but specialises in non-market valuation, regional development, environmental, resource and agricultural economic issues, and economic impact assessment in regional areas. He has a background in agriculture, and operated his own beef cattle property in central Queensland for 25 years.

Experience

  • 2007–present
    Director, Centre for Environmental Management , CQUniversity
  • 2007–present
    Professor of Regional Economic Development, CQUniversity

Education

  • 1999 
    University of New South Wales, PhD Economics
  • 1987 
    University of Queensland , Bachelor of Economics (Honours)
  • 1984 
    University of Queensland , Bachelor of Commerce