Prof. Judith M. Tisdall

Judith M. Tisdall graduated with a B.Agr.Sc from the University of Melbourne, M.Agr.Sc from La Trobe University, and Ph.D. from the University of Adelaide. After working as an industrial microbiologist with Kraft Foods Ltd, she joined the Institute of Sustainable Irrigated Agriculture at Tatura in 1968 as a soil scientist. At La Trobe University, she was appointed Honorary Research Fellow in 1991, Lecturer in Viticultural Science in 1998, and promoted to Senior Lecturer in 2006. She was Distinguished Visiting Scientist at the University of Adelaide in 1993, was on the Editorial Advisory Board of Soil & Tillage Research from 2002 to 2008, and has been Editor-in-Chief of the Elsevier journal, Soil & Tillage Research, since 2008.