Professor John Gaughan

Professor

School of Agriculture and Food Sciences
Faculty of Science

Affiliated Associate Professor

Centre for Animal Science
Queensland Alliance for Agriculture and Food Innovation
j.gaughan@uq.edu.au
+61 7 54601 036

Overview

Qualifications

  • Diploma of Applied Science, Queensland Agricultural College
  • Bachelor of Applied Science, Queensland Agricultural College
  • Graduate Dipl Management, Capricornia Institute of Advanced Education
  • Graduate Dipl Economics, University of New England
  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland
  • Master of Agricultural Studies, The University of Queensland

Publications

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Supervision

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Available Projects

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Publications

Featured Publications

Book Chapter

  • Wijffels, Gene, Sullivan, Megan , Anderson, Stephen , Stockwell, Sally , McCulloch, Russell , Briscoe, Suzie , Olm, Joseph , Cawdell-Smith, Judy and Gaughan, John (2018). Towards breeding for heat tolerance and resilience in beef cattle. Breeding Focus 2018 – Reducing Heat Stress. (pp. 31-40) edited by Susanne Hermesch and Sonja Dominik. Armidale, NSW, Australia: University of New England.

  • Sejian, Veerasamy, Bhatta, Raghavendra, Gaughan, John, Malik, Pradeep Kumar, Naqvi, S. M.K. and Lal, Rattan (2017). Adapting sheep production to changing climate: Conclusions and researchable priorities. Sheep Production Adapting to Climate Change. (pp. 431-441) Gateway East, Singapore : Springer Singapore. doi: 10.1007/978-981-10-4714-5_21

  • Sejian, Veerasamy, Bhatta, Raghavendra, Gaughan, John, Malik, Pradeep Kumar, Naqvi, S. M.K. and Lal, Rattan (2017). Adapting sheep production to climate change. Sheep Production Adapting to Climate Change. (pp. 1-29) Gateway East, Singapore : Springer Singapore. doi: 10.1007/978-981-10-4714-5_1

  • Lees, Angela M., Lees, J. C., Sejian, Veerasamy and Gaughan, John (2017). Management strategies to reduce heat stress in sheep. Sheep Production Adapting to Climate Change. (pp. 349-370) Gateway East, Singapore : Springer Singapore. doi: 10.1007/978-981-10-4714-5_17

  • Gaughan, John B. (2017). Metabolic challenge: how does it affect welfare?. Advances in cattle welfare. (pp. 227-240) edited by Cassandra B. Tucker. London, United Kingdom: Elsevier. doi: 10.1016/B978-0-08-100938-3.00009-7

  • Gaughan, John (2017). Projected impacts of climate changes and sustainability of sheep production systems. Sheep Production Adapting to Climate Change. (pp. 189-196) Gateway East, Singapore: Springer Singapore. doi: 10.1007/978-981-10-4714-5_8

  • Sejian, Veerasamy, Bhatta, Raghavendra, Gaughan, John, Baumgard, Lance, Prasad, Cadaba S. and Lal, Rattan (2015). Conclusions and researchable priorities. Climate Change Impact on Livestock: Adaptation and Mitigation. (pp. 491-509) edited by Veerasamy Sejian, John Gaughan, Lance Baumgard and Cadaba Prasad. New Delhi, India: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-81-322-2265-1_27

  • Gaughan, John and Cawdell-Smith, A.J. (2015). Impact of climate change on livestock production and reproduction. Climate Change Impact on Livestock: Adaptation and Mitigation. (pp. 51-60) edited by Veerasamy Sejian, John Gaughan, Lance Baumgard and Cadaba Prasad. New Delhi, India: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-81-322-2265-1_4

  • Gaughan, J. B., Heetkamp, M. J. W. and Hendriks, P. (2015). Indirect calorimetry: assessing animal response to heat and cold stress. Indirect Calorimetry: Techniques, Computations and Applications. (pp. 213-230) Wageningen, Netherlands: Wageningen Academic Publishers. doi: 10.3920/978-90-8686-261-0_11

  • Sejian, Veerasamy, Gaughan, John, Baumgard, Lance and Prasad, Cadaba (2015). Preface. Climate change impact on livestock: adaptation and mitigation. (pp. vii-viii) edited by Veerasamy Sejian, John Gaughan, Lance Baumgard and Cadaba Prasad. New Delhi, India: Springer India. doi: 10.1007/978-81-322-2265-1

  • Gaughan, John B., Hogan, Lindsay A. and Wallage, Andrea (2015). Thermoregulation in marsupials and monotremes. Marsupials and monotremes: nature's enigmatic mammals. (pp. 85-144) New York, NY, United States: Nova Science Publishers.

  • Gaughan, J. B. and Sullivan, M. L. (2014). Australian feedlot industry. Beef cattle production and trade. (pp. 205-233) edited by David Cottle and Lewis Kahn. Collingwood, VIC, Australia: CSIRO Publishing.

  • Gaughan, John B. (2012). Basic principles involved in adaption of livestock to climate change. Environmental stress and amelioration in livestock production. (pp. 245-261) edited by Veerasamy Sejian, S. M. K. Naqvi, Thaddeus Ezeji, Jeffrey Lakritz and Rattan Lal. Heidelberg, Germany: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-29205-7_10

  • Gaughan, J. B., Mader, T. L. and Gebremedhin, K. G. (2012). Rethinking heat index tools for livestock. Environmental physiology of livestock. (pp. 243-265) edited by R. J. Collier and J. L. Collier. Ames, Iowa, United States: Wiley-Blackwell. doi: 10.1002/9781119949091.ch14

  • Mader,Terry L. and Gaughan, John B. (2011). Effects of climate variability on domestic livestock. Handbook on climate change and agriculture. (pp. 32-48) edited by Ariel Dinar and Robert Mendelsohn.. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar.

  • Gaughan, John and Hahn, LeRoy (2010). Designing and selecting efficient early warning strategies and increasing their efficiencies for animal husbandry. Applied Agrometeorology. (pp. 785-790) edited by Kees Stigter. Berlin ; London: Springer Berlin Heidelberg. doi: 10.1007/978-3-540-74698-0_89

  • Gaughan, John and Khalifa, Hesham (2010). Improving the issuing, absorption and use of climate forecast information in animal husbandry. Applied Agrometeorology. (pp. 807-812) edited by Kees Stigter. Berlin & Heidelberg, Germany: Springer - Verlag. doi: 10.1007/978-3-540-74698-0

  • Gaughan, John, lacetera, Nicola and Valtorta, Silvia (2010). More efficient use of inputs in animal husbandry. Applied Agrometeorology. (pp. 791-796) edited by Kees Stigter. Berlin & Heidelberg, Germany: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-3-540-74698-0

  • Gaughan, John (2010). Selection of actual preparedness strategies for dealing with climate, as adopted in animal husbandry. Applied Agrometeorology. (pp. 779-783) edited by Kees Stigter. Berlin & Heidelberg, Germany: Springer - Verlag. doi: 10.1007/978-3-540-74698-0

  • Gaughan, J. B., Lacetera, N., Valtorta, S. E., Khalifa, H. H., Hahn, G. L. and Mader, T. L. (2009). Adaptive responses of domestic (farm animals) to climate challenges. Biometeorology for Adaptation to Climate Variability and Change. (pp. 131-170) edited by G.R. McGregor, R. de Dear, K.L. Ebi, D. Scott, S. Sheridan and M.D. Schwartz. Germany: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4020-8921-3_7

  • Stowell, R., Mader, T. L. and Gaughan, J. B. (2009). Environmental management. Thermal Environment and Livestock Energetics. (pp. 181-209) edited by James A DeShazer. USA: American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers.

  • Hahn, G. L., Gaughan, J. B., Mader, T. L. and Eigenberg, R. A. (2009). Thermal indices and their applications for livestock environments. Thermal Environment and Livestock Energetics. (pp. 113-130) edited by James A DeShazer. USA: American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers.

  • Gaughan, J. B. (2007). Biometeorology and animal science. Animal production and animal science worldwide. WAAP Book of the Year.. (pp. 239-248) edited by Rosati, A., Tewolde, A. and Mosconi, C.. Netherlands: Wageningen Academic Publishers.

Journal Article

Conference Publication

Edited Outputs

  • R. Eigenberg, J. B. Gaughan, W. L. Bryden and J. A. Nienaber eds. (2004). ASAE meeting. 2004 ASAE/CSAE Annual International Meeting, Ottawa, Ontario Canada, 1-4 August 2004. St Joseph, MI, USA: ASAE.

Other Outputs

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Master Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Master Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

  • Master Philosophy — Associate Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

Completed Supervision

Possible Research Projects

Note for students: The possible research projects listed on this page may not be comprehensive or up to date. Always feel free to contact the staff for more information, and also with your own research ideas.