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Barry Goldfarb

Professor Emeritus



B.S. Southern Oregon State College (1983)
M.S. Oregon State University (1986)
Ph.D. Oregon State University (1990)

Administrative Duties

As the former Department Head most of my recent activities have focused on supporting our students, faculty and staff as we try to excel in our teaching/learning, research, extension and outreach missions. I also represent the department in interactions with the College of Natural Resources, NC State University and a number of external stakeholder groups and individuals.


Currently, I regularly teach modules in:

NR 100 – Introduction to Natural Resources
FOR 252 – Introduction to Forest Science
FOR 411 – Forest Tree Genetics and Biology
FOR 603/803  – Seminar in Forest Research
FOR 725 – Forest Genetics
FOR 727 – Tree Improvement Research Techniques

Active Projects

Previously, I led the NCSU Loblolly and Slash Pine Rooted Cutting Program. Annual Reports are available by year: 1994, 1995, 1996, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005

Area(s) of Expertise

Developmental Physiology


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