Emeritus Professor John Irwin

Emeritus Professor

School of Agriculture and Food Sciences
Faculty of Science
j.irwin@uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 52491

Overview

Qualifications

  • Fellow, Australasian Plant Pathology Society
  • Fellow, Aust. Acad. Technological Sciences & Engin
  • Fellow, Australian Institute of Agr Science & Tech
  • Fellow of the American Phytopathological Society
  • Fellow of the Linnean Society
  • Fellow of the Australian Institute of Biology
  • Fellow of the Institute of Biology
  • Doctor of Agricultural Science, The University of Queensland
  • Doctor of Philosophy, University of Wisconsin
  • Master of Agricultural Science, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Agricultural Science (Honours), The University of Queensland

Publications

  • Irwin, John A. G., Sewell, James C., Woodfield, Derek R. and Bingham, Edwin T. (2016) Restructuring Lucerne (Medicago sativa) through introgression of the Medicago arborea genome. Agricultural Science, 28 1: 40-46.

  • Irwin, J. A. G. and Armour, D. J. (2015). Acrocalymma root and crown rot. In Deborah A. Samac, Landon H. Rhodes and William O. Lamp (Ed.), The compendium of alfalfa diseases and pests 3rd ed. (pp. 36-36) St Paul, MN, United States: American Phytopathological Society.

  • Irwin, J. A. G. and Armour, D. J. (2015). Anthracnose. In Deborah A. Samac, Landon H. Rhodes and William O. Lamp (Ed.), Compendium of alfalfa diseases and pests 3rd ed. (pp. 27-30) St Paul, MN, United States: American Phytopathological Society.

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Supervision

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Publications

Book Chapter

  • Irwin, J. A. G. and Armour, D. J. (2015). Acrocalymma root and crown rot. In Deborah A. Samac, Landon H. Rhodes and William O. Lamp (Ed.), The compendium of alfalfa diseases and pests 3rd ed. (pp. 36-36) St Paul, MN, United States: American Phytopathological Society.

  • Irwin, J. A. G. and Armour, D. J. (2015). Anthracnose. In Deborah A. Samac, Landon H. Rhodes and William O. Lamp (Ed.), Compendium of alfalfa diseases and pests 3rd ed. (pp. 27-30) St Paul, MN, United States: American Phytopathological Society.

  • Irwin, J. A. G. and Armour, D. J. (2015). Phytophthora root rot. In Deborah A. Samac, Landon H. Rhodes and William O. Lamp (Ed.), The compendium of alfalfa diseases and pests 3rd ed. (pp. 46-48) St Paul, MN, United States: American Phytopathological Society.

  • Irwin, J. A. G. and Armour, D. J. (2015). Stagonospora leaf spot and root rot. In Deborah A. Samac, Landon H. Rhodes and William O. Lamp (Ed.), The compendium of alfalfa diseases and pests 3rd ed. (pp. 48-50) St Paul, MN, United States: American Phytopathological Society.

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Croft, B. J, Brumbley, S. M., Braithwaite, K. S., Hermann, S. R., McIntyre, C. L. and Irwin, J. A. G. (2005). Sugarcane disease management for the 21st century - contributions of the CRC for tropical plant protection. In: Proceedings of the 2005 Conference of the Australian Society of Sugar Cane Technologists. 2005 Conference of the Australian Society of Sugar Cane Technologists, Bundaberg, Qld, Australia, (273-281). 3-6 May, 2005.

  • Basnayake, S. W. V., Whisson, S., Drenth, A., Maclean, D. J. and Irwin, J. A. G. (2000). High resolution mapping of the candidate Avr4/6 locus in the genome of Phytophthora sojae. In: ComBio 2000 : combined conference abstracts : 44th Annual ASBMB, 40th Annual ASPP, Annual NZSBMB, 22nd Annual NZSPP. Combio 2000, Wellington, New Zealand, (18-2). 11-14 Dec, 2000.

  • Irwin, J. A. G. (2000). Licensing: a scientist's perspective. In: 15th Australasian Biotechnology Conference. ABA 2000 Biotechnology: our passport to the next millenium, Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Center, (). 2-6 July 2000.

  • Basnayake, S. W. V., Whisson, S., Drenth, A., Maclean, D. J. and Irwin, J. A. G. (1999). Isolation and characterization of avirulence genes from phytophthora sojae. In: Combined Conference Abstracts: 43rd Annual ASBMB, 18th Annual ANZSCDB and 39th Annual ASPP. ComBio 99, Conrad Jupiters, Gold Coast, (Sym-43-05). 27-30 September, 1999.

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Completed Supervision

  • (2014) Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • (2007) Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • (2006) Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • (2005) Master Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • (2003) Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • (2003) Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • (2002) Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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