Professor John St James Stewart Buckeridge
IUBS President 2007-2009
John is Professor Emeritus in the Earth & Oceanic Systems Group at RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia and a Research Fellow at Museums Victoria, Australia.
He is internationally recognized for his research into both the biogeography and evolution of barnacles and in the promotion of environmental stewardship through environmental ethics.
He is Past President of the International Union of Biological Sciences, President Emeritus of the International Society of Zoological Sciences, a past member of the Executive Board of the International Council for Science (Paris) and a member of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences.