Prof. Dr.sc Ljupco Nestorovski
Prof. Dr.sc Ljupco Nestorovski graduated at the Faculty of Forestry in Skopje in 1989. He obtained his MSc degree in Forestry sciences in 1996 at the Faculty of Forestry in Skopje, entitled: “Quality of the Crimean juniper wood (Juniperus excelsa Bieb.) and possibilities for its utilization”. In 2003 he was awarded PhD degree in Forestry sciences at the Faculty of Forestry in Skopje entitled: “Comparative analysis of the energy value of forests as a renewable resource and the possibilities for its utilization in the Republic of Macedonia”.
He was employed at the Faculty of Forestry in 1990, as teaching assistant of “Projection and exploitation of forests”. After obtaining his MSc degree in 1996 he was promoted to assistant, and after his PhD graduation in 2003 he was awarded the title of assistant professor. In 2009 he was awarded the title of associate professor, and he became full professor in 2014. In the years 1999 – 2000 he held the function of Assistant to the Minister of Agriculture, forestry and water economy; from 2000 to 2001 he was Director of the State inspectorate for forestry and hunting, and from 2001 to 2002 he held the function of Managing director of the P.E. “Macedonian Forests”.
Today he is full professor and conducting teaching on the following subjects: “Mechanization in forestry”; “Forest harvesting”; “Biomass and energy” and “Harvesting of non-wood forest products” (undergraduate studies), and “Forest harvesting 2”; “Harvesting of biomass”; “Mechanization for forest use”; “Harvesting of non-wood forest products 2” (on the postgraduate level of studies).