John Considine

Emeritus Professor, DipAgric Longerenong Agric. Coll. (Vic.), MAgrSc Adel., PhD Melb.

  • The University of Western Australia (M310), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


  • The University of Western Australia (M082), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


Calculated based on number of publications stored in Pure and citations from PlumX

Personal profile

Roles and responsibilities

native plant selection and breeding.

Funding overview

GWRDC: UWA 03/1 Applying sap flow technology to a grapevine/companion crop system as a canopy and fruit management aid (3 years, $62,500), Professor John Considine
ARC Linkage LP0349319 Environment, management and compositional quality of fruit and wine of cv. Chardonnay, clone 'Gingin' ($630,000 over 3 years, partners, Evans & Tate Ltd, Chemistry Centre WA, Agrilink International Ltd), Professor John Considine et al.
ARC linkage LP0218037 A biological basis for the efficient breeding of native plants for export markets: a case study with the Australian Goodeniaceae ($165,000 over 3 yrs, partners BGPA , RBGS , DAWA , Professor J. Considine (PB ), Dr S. Krauss (BGPA), Dr P. Weston, RBGS)

Industrial relevance

General viticultural management, vigour management


Phenological cycles in Vitis and responses to climate: Mediterranean to tropical

Mapping physiological and developmental responses within and between individual plants in a population

Viticultural agronomy

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action

Education/Academic qualification

Botany, PhD, Biophysics and Histochemistry of Fruit Growth, University of Melbourne


Award Date: 5 Mar 1980

Agricultural Science, MAgSci, The Hormonal Physiology of Fruit Development on Vitis vinifera L, University of Adelaide

Mar 1966Feb 1968

Award Date: 3 Jul 1970

Agricultural Science, BAgrSc, University of Melbourne


Award Date: 1 Dec 1966

Agriculture, Longerenong Diploma of Agriculture, Longerenong Agricultural College


Award Date: 1 Dec 1963

External positions

Member, Botanic Gardens and Parks Authority


Member, Kings Park and Botanic Gardens Board


Member, Australian Horticultural Research and Development Corporation


Industry keywords

  • Agriculture and Food

Research expertise keywords

  • Viticultural agronomy
  • Physiology of Tree and Vine Crops
  • Tree and Vine phenology
  • Fruit growth and development
  • Anatomy and Histochemistry


Dive into the research topics where John Considine is active. These topic labels come from the works of this person. Together they form a unique fingerprint.
  • 1 Similar Profiles

Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

Recent external collaboration on country/territory level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots or