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Independent experts nominated by country party

Juan Manuel Torres Rojo

First name
Juan Manuel
Last name
Torres Rojo
Nominating Country
Date of Nomination
Other Disciplines
Natural Resource Management
UN languages spoken



Job function
Telephone number
52 5 7279800
Work experience
- General Director of National Program of Reforestation SARH July 1992 - February 1993_x000D_
- Director at Field Sector (Agrobusiness), Private Group ICA, March 1993 - July 1994_x000D_
- Associate Professor, Department of Economics, Universidad de Las Americas, August 1994 - July 1996_x000D_
- Associate Professor, Department of Economics, Center for Research and Teaching of Economics, January 1997 to date
Highest Academic achievement and qualification
B. Sc. in Forestry, Autonomous University of Chapingo, 1982_x000D_
M. Sc. Operations Research, Oregon State University, 1990_x000D_
M. Sc. in Forest Planning Administration, Oregon State University, 1987_x000D_
Ph. D. in Natural Resources Economics and Management, Oregon State University, 1989
Number of Publications
Publication titles
1. Torres R., J.m. and J.D. Brodie. 1990. A Demonstration of Benefits from an Optimization Advantages to the Economis Analysis of Natural Pine Stands in Central Mexico. Forest Ecology and Management 36(2): 267-278._x000D_
2. Torres, R., J.M. and J. D. Brodie. 1990. Adjancency constraints in harvest scheduling: an Aggregation Heuristic. Ca. J. For. Res. 20(7):278-978._x000D_
3. Torres R., J.M. 1994. A Decision Support System for Forest Managment in Central Mexico. In Symp. System Analysis on Forest Resources. Asimolar, CA USDA Forest Services Gen-Tech. Rep. RM 483 pp.135-142._x000D_
4. Torres R., J.M. and J.R. Sanchez V. 1997. Estimamacion de la eficiencia economica y tecnica de viveros a traves de Programacion Lineal. Ciencia Forestal. 18(5):171-197._x000D_
5. Torres R., J.M. and O.S. MagaƱa t. 1997. Evaluation of Forestry Plantations. Colegio de Postgraduados. Montecillo, Mexico. 223 p.
Other activities
- Member of Institute for Operations Research and Management Sciences (INFORMS)_x000D_
- Member of the Society of American Foresters_x000D_
- President 1995-1997 of the Sociedad Mexicana de Recursos Forestales
- President, Mexican Society for Forest Resources, July 1995 to November 1997_x000D_
- Honors, Thesis for Bachelor of Science
Organisation street address
Carretera Mexico-Toluca No. 3655_x000D_
Col. Lomas de Santa Fe, 01210
Organisation city
Organisation country