Associate Dean, Academic
Professor, Sustainable Business Management
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2424 Main Mall
Forest Sciences Centre
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4
work phone: 6048222402

My research and teaching interests revolve around sustainable business management practices and issues and providing solutions to complex problems related to sustainable development, forestry, wood products and the emerging conservation economy.

Current research interests include:

  • forest-dependent communities in transition
  • international development & poverty alleviation
  • community forests & decentralization
  • value-added strategies
  • forest certification & corporate social responsibility
  • forest sector sustainability & competitiveness
  • marketing, management & consumer behaviour

NOTE:  I am currently not accepting new graduate students or postdoctoral fellows.


Projects

Enhancing Effectiveness of Community Forest Enterprises
20162020

SSHRC Insight Grants

What Effects will the Quest for Energy and Natural Resources have on our Society and our Position on the World Stage?
2016

SSHRC Knowledge Synthesis Grants (Co-Investigator)

Community Ecotourism in Ghana: The Role of Social Capital and Gender in Community Empowerment
20152016

UBC Public Scholars Award (Co-Investigator)

Building Methodologies, Addressing Conflicts: Cases of the Peruvian Amazon
20152016

UBC Public Scholars Award (Co-Investigator)

Investigating People-Forest Relationships around Central Kenya’s Aberdare Forest Reserve: Understanding Sustainability through Indigenous Knowledge Systems
20152016

UBC Public Scholars Award (Co-Investigator)

ForLives: Forests and Livelihoods for Sustainable Development
20162017

UBC VPRI Grants for Catalyzing Research Clusters

CoAdapTree: Healthy Trees for Future Climates
20172020

Genome Canada (Co-Investigator)


Current Graduate Students

Gloria Borona, PhD
Investigating People-Forest Relationships around Central Kenya’s Aberdare Forest Reserve (Co-Supervised with Dr Joleen Timko)
D’Arcy Davis-Case, PhD
The Convergence of Traditional Ecological Knowledge and Conventional Positivist Knowledge in Monitoring Indicators of Forest Health in Bhutan (Co-Supervised with Dr Janette Bulkan)
Hollie Grant, PhD
The Impact of Forest-Related Violence on Natural Resource Management in Cambodian REDD+ Sites (Co-Supervised with Dr Philippe Le Billon)
Alice Henry, MSc
TBA (Co-Supervised with Shannon Hagerman)
Ngaio Hotte, PhD
How can Trust be Built among Parties Engaged in Collaborative Natural Resource Management
Robyn MacGivor, MSc
Smallholder Involvement in the Global Palm Oil Industry (Co-Supervised with Dr Rajat Panwar)
Mariko Molander, PhD
TBA (Co-Supervised with Dr Glen Coulthard)
Ana Elia Ramón-Hidalgo, PhD
Community Ecotourism: The Role of Social Capital and Gender in Community Empowerment (Co-Supervised with Dr Howard Harshaw)
Angeline Robertson, PhD
TBA (Co-Supervised with Dr Shannon Hagerman)
Meike Siegner, PhD
TBA (Co-Supervised with Dr Rajat Panwar)
Maria Fernanda Tomaselli, PhD
Exploring Framing Effects on Public Attitudes towards an Ecological Economy
Andrea Vásquez Fernández, PhD
TBA (Co-Supervised with Dr John Innes)

Previous Students, Post Doctoral Fellows and Research Assistants

Andrea Vásquez Fernández, MSc (2015)

Erin McGuigan, PhD (2015)

Reem Hajjar, Postdoctoral Fellow (2011-2015)

Mariko Molander, MSc (2014)

Antonia Barreau, MSc (2014)

Justin Bull, PhD (2014)

Kyle Hilsendager, PhD (2014)

Joleen Timko, Research Associate (2008-2014)

Molly Moshofsky, MSc (2014)

Dan Nadir, MSc (2012)

Natalie Noel, MSc (2012)

Dieudonne Alegmagi, Postdoctoral Fellow (2008-2011)

Andrew Norden, MF (2011)

M. Fernanda Tomaselli, MSc (2011)

David Fell, PhD (2010)

Wellington Spetic, PhD (2009), MSc (2004)

Natalia Vidal, PhD (2009), MSc (2003)

Francois Robichaud, PhD (2009)

Rowan Eberle, MSc (2009)

Aurelia Lefaix-Durand, PhD (2008)

Azadeh Faghihi, MSc (2008)

Sarah Saddler, MSc (2007)

Iain Macdonald, MSc (2007)

Brian Jung, MSc (2006)

Derek Thompson, MSc (2005)

Priyangi Jayasinghe, MSc (2005)

Deborah DeLong, MSc (2005)

Christina Staudhammer, PhD (2005)

Paul Thony, MSc (2004)

Jennifer Rice, MSc (2004)

Helen Rasmussen, MASc (2003)

Ichiro Matsuo, MSc (2002)

Erfan Tabarsi, MSc (2001)

Antje Wahl, MSc (2000)

E. Noli Sicad, Postdoctoral Fellow (1997-1998)


Current Courses

Summer 2016
No FRST course(s) were found for S2016 term.Summer 2016
No WOOD course(s) were found for S2016 term.Summer 2016
No WOOD course(s) were found for S2016 term.Summer 2016
No FRST course(s) were found for S2016 term.Summer 2016
No FRST course(s) were found for S2016 term.Summer 2016
No FRST course(s) were found for S2016 term.Summer 2016
No FRST course(s) were found for S2016 term.Summer 2016
No FRST course(s) were found for S2016 term.Summer 2016
No FRST course(s) were found for S2016 term.Summer 2016
No FRST course(s) were found for S2016 term.Summer 2016
No FRST course(s) were found for S2016 term.Summer 2016
No FRST course(s) were found for S2016 term.Summer 2016
No FRST course(s) were found for S2016 term.Summer 2016
No FRST course(s) were found for S2016 term.Summer 2016
No FRST course(s) were found for S2016 term.Summer 2016
No FRST course(s) were found for S2016 term.Summer 2016
No CONS course(s) were found for S2016 term.Summer 2016
No CONS course(s) were found for S2016 term.

Selected Publications


Nelson, H., N. Hotte and R.A. Kozak (2017). The Changing Socio-Economic Contributions of Forestry (Chapter 9 in Sustainable Forest Management: From Principles to Practice, Innes, J. and A. Tikina, Eds.). Earthscan / Routledge (Taylor & Francis Group), Oxfordshire. pp. 212-240.
Hilsendager, K., H. Harshaw and R.A. Kozak (2017). The Effects of Forest Industry Impacts upon Tourist Perceptions and Overall Satisfaction. Accepted in Leisure / Loisir, November 2016.
Hajjar, R., O. Sánchez Badini and R.A. Kozak (2017). Promoting Small-Scale Forest Enterprises in National REDD+ Strategies: A Global Analysis. Climate Policy, in press.
Hajjar, R. and R.A. Kozak (2017). The Evolution of Forest Producer Associations and their Current Role in REDD+: Case Studies from Quintana Roo, Mexico. Land Use Policy 60(2017):373-383.
Jaung, W., G.Q. Bull, L. Putzel, R.A. Kozak and C. Elliott (2017). Bundling Forest Ecosystem Services for FSC Certification: A Stakeholder Analysis. International Forestry Review, in press.
Vásquez Fernández, A., R. Hajjar, M. Shuñaqui Sangama, R. Sebastián Lizardo, M. Pérez Pinedo, J.L. Innes and R.A. Kozak (2017). Co-Creating a Decolonizing Methodology: Alliance with Asheninka and Yine-Yami Peoples in the Peruvian Amazon. Accepted in ACME: An International Journal for Critical Geographies, September 2016.
Siegner, M., R. Panwar and R.A. Kozak (2017). Making the Bio-Economy Inclusive: The Role of Community and Agro-Forestry. Accepted in Journal of the Austrian Society of Agricultural Economics, April 2017.
Jaung, W., L. Putzel, G.Q. Bull, R.A. Kozak and C. Elliot (2016). Forest Stewardship Council Certification for Forest Ecosystem Services: An Analysis of Stakeholder Adaptability. Forest Policy and Economics 70(2016):91-98.
Gilani, H.R., R.A. Kozak and J.L. Innes (2016). The State of Innovation in the British Columbia Value-Added Wood Products Sector: The Example of Chain of Custody Certification. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 46(8):1067-1075.
Jaung, W., L. Putzel, G.Q. Bull, R.A. Kozak and Markum (2016). Certification of Forest Watershed Services: A Q Methodology Analysis of Opportunities and Challenges in Lombok, Indonesia. Ecosystem Services 22(2016):51-59.
Spetic, W., R.A. Kozak and N.G. Vidal (2016). Critical Factors of Competitiveness for the British Columbia Secondary Wood Products Industry. BioProducts Business 1(2)2016:13-31.
Panwar, R., E. Hansen and R.A. Kozak (2016). Many Paths to Sustainability, but Where Are We Going? (Chapter 1 in Forests, Business and Sustainability, Panwar, R., R.A. Kozak and E. Hansen, Eds.). Earthscan / Routledge (Taylor & Francis), Oxfordshire, UK. pp. 1-6.
Panwar, R., R.A. Kozak and E. Hansen, Eds. (2016). Forests, Business and Sustainability. Earthscan / Routledge (Taylor & Francis), Oxfordshire, UK. 214 pp.
Timko, J.A. and R.A. Kozak (2016). The Influence of an Improved Firewood Cookstove, Chitetzo Mbaula, on Tree Species Preference in Malawi. Energy for Sustainable Development 33(August 2016):53-60.
Arminen, H., A. Tuppura, A. Toppinen and R.A. Kozak (2016). Corporate Responsibility Development Paths in the US Forest Sector. Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research 89(2016):500-511.
Hilsendager, K., H. Harshaw and R.A. Kozak (2016). Reducing the Impact of Forest Harvesting on the Vancouver Island Tourism Sector. The Forestry Chronicle 92(1):101-111.
Barreau, A., J.T. Ibarra, F.S. Wyndham, A. Rojas and R.A. Kozak (2016). How Can We Teach Our Children if We Cannot Access the Forest? Generational Change in Mapuche Knowledge of Wild Edible Plants in Andean Temperate Ecosystems of Chile. Journal of Ethnobiology 36(2):412-432.
Piltan, M., T. Sowlati, D.H. Cohen, C. Gaston and R.A. Kozak (2016). Analysis of the Drivers and Factors Influencing Partnership Performance in British Columbia’s Forest Products Supply Chain. Journal of Science and Technology for Forest Products and Processes 5(5):65-76.
Bull, J.G. and R.A. Kozak (2016). The Meaning and Means of Environmental Sustainability for the Forest Sector: Drivers and Responses in a More Responsible World (Chapter 6 in Forest Value Chain Optimization and Sustainability, D’Amours, S., M. Ouhimmou, J.-F. Audy and Y. Feng, Eds.). CRC Press (Taylor & Francis Group), Boca Raton. pp. 131-159.
Gong, Y., K. Baylis, J. Xu, R.A. Kozak and G.Q. Bull (2016). Farmers’ Risk Preferences and Pesticide Use Decisions: Evidence from Field Experiments in China. Agricultural Economics 47(4):411-421.
Hedge, R., G.Q. Bull, R.A. Kozak and S. Wunder (2015). Household Participation in a Payments for Environmental Services Program: The Nhambita Forest Carbon Project (Mozambique). Environment and Development Economics 20(05):611-629.
Hajjar, R. and R.A. Kozak (2015). Exploring Public Perceptions of Forest Adaptation Strategies in Western Canada: Implications for Policy-Makers. Forest Policy and Economics 61(2015):59-69.
Vidal, N.G., R.A. Kozak and E.N. Hansen (2015). Adoption and Implementation of Corporate Responsibility Practices: A Proposed Framework. Business and Society 54(5):701-717.
Panwar, R., E. Hansen and R.A. Kozak (2014). Evaluating Social and Environmental Issues by Integrating the Legitimacy Gap with Expectational Gaps: An Empirical Assessment of the Forest Industry. Business and Society 53(6):853-875.
Hajjar, R., E. McGuigan, M. Moshofsky and R.A. Kozak (2014). Opinions on Strategies for Forest Adaptation to Future Climate Conditions in Western Canada: Surveys of the General Public and Leaders of Forest-Dependent Communities. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 44(12):1525-1533.
Kozak, R.A. (2014). What Now, Mr. Jones? Some Thoughts about Today’s Forest Sector and Tomorrow’s Great Leap Forward (Chapter 18 in The Global Forest Sector: Changes, Practices, and Prospects, Hansen, E., R. Panwar, R. and R. Vlosky, Eds.). CRC Press (Taylor & Francis Group), Boca Raton. pp. 431-445.
Tomaselli, M., R.A. Kozak, R. Hajjar, J. Timko, A. Jarjusey and K. Camara (2014). Small Forest-Based Enterprises in The Gambia: Opportunities and Challenges (Chapter 19 in Forests Under Pressure: Local Responses to Global Issues, Katila, P., G. Galloway, W. de Jong, P. Pacheco and G. Mery, Eds.). International Union of Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO) / World Forests, Society and Environment (WFSE), Vienna. pp. 315-328.
Timko, J.A. and R.A. Kozak (2014). Using a Gender Perspective to Explore Forest Dependence in Rural HIV/AIDS-Affected Malawian Households. Population and Environment 35(4):441-454.
Tomaselli, M.F., J.A. Timko and R.A. Kozak (2013). Assessing Small and Medium Forest Enterprises’ Access to Microfinance: Case Studies from The Gambia. Journal of Development Studies 49(3):334-347.
Alemagi, D., R. Hajjar, Z. Tchoundjeu and R.A. Kozak (2013). Cameroon’s Environmental Impact Assessment Decree and Public Participation in Concession-Based Forestry: A Case Study of Eight Forest-Dependent Communities. Journal of Sustainable Development 6(10):8-24.
Bull, J.G. and R.A. Kozak (2013). Comparative Life Cycle Assessments: The Case of Paper and Digital Media. Environmental Impact Assessment Review 45(2014):10-18.
Hajjar, R., R.A. Kozak, H. El-Lakany and J.L. Innes (2013). Community Forests for Forest Communities: Integrating Community-Defined Goals and Practices in the Design of Forestry Initiatives. Land Use Policy 34(2013):158-167.
Ferster, C.J., N.C. Coops, H.W. Harshaw, R.A. Kozak and M.J. Meitner (2013). An Exploratory Assessment of a Smartphone Application for Public Participation in Forest Fuels Measurement in the Wildland-Urban Interface. Forests 4(4):1199-1219.
Hajjar, R., M.F. Tomaselli and R.A. Kozak (2013). Community Forests in BC: Lessons from Abroad. Silviculture Magazine, Summer 2013:10-12.
Tomaselli, M.F., J.A. Timko and R.A. Kozak (2012). The Role of Government in the Development of Small and Medium Forest Enterprises: Case Studies from The Gambia. Small-Scale Forestry 11(2):237-253.
Hajjar, R., R.A. Kozak and J.L. Innes (2012). Is Decentralization Leading to "Real" Decision-Making Power for Forest-Dependent Communities? Case Studies from Mexico and Brazil. Ecology and Society 17(1), Article No. 12.
Tikina, A., R.A. Kozak, J.L. Innes, P. Duinker and B. Larson (2012). Forest Certification in Canada: Perceptions of Provincial and Territorial Government Employees. The Forestry Chronicle 88(1):40-48.
Alemagi, D., R. Hajjar, S. David and R.A. Kozak (2012). Benefits and Barriers to Certification of Community-Based Forest Operations in Cameroon: An Exploratory Assessment. Small-Scale Forestry 11(4):417-433.
Bernstein, S. and B. Cashore with R. Eba’a Atyi, A. Maryudi and K. McGinley, and T. Cadman, L. Gulbrandsen, D. Goehler, K. Hogl, D. Humphreys, S. Kant, R.A. Kozak, K. Levin, C. McDermott, M. Purdon, I. Scher, M. Stone, L. Tacconi and Y. Yasmi (2012). Complex Global Governance and Domestic Policies: Four Pathways of Influence. International Affairs 88(3):585-604.
Spetic, W., P. Marquez and R.A. Kozak (2012). Critical Areas and Entry Points for Sustainability-Related Strategies in the Sugarcane-Based Ethanol Industry of Brazil. Business Strategy and the Environment 21(6):370-386.
Bull, J.G., G. Kissack, C. Elliott, R.A. Kozak and G.Q. Bull (2012). Carbon’s Potential to Reshape Supply Chains in Paper and Print. Journal of Forest Products Business Research 8, Article No. 2.
Robichaud, F., A. Richelieu and R.A. Kozak (2012). Branding as a Communications Strategy: A Framework for Desired Brand Identity. Journal of Brand Management 19(8):712-734.
Robichaud, F., A. Richelieu and R.A. Kozak (2012). Wood Use in Nonresidential Construction: The Roles of Media and Content in Direct Marketing. Wood and Fiber Science 44(4):394-411.
Chen, J., A. Tikina, A, R.A. Kozak, J.L. Innes and B. Larson (2011). The Efficacy of Forest Certification: Perceptions of Canadian Forest Products Retailers. The Forestry Chronicle 87(5):636-643.
Hajjar, R., D.G. McGrath, R.A. Kozak and J.L. Innes (2011). Framing Community Forestry Challenges with a Broader Lens: Case Studies from the Brazilian Amazon. Journal of Environmental Management 92(9):2159-2169.
Chen, J., Innes, J.L., Kozak, R.A. (2011). An Exploratory Assessment of the Attitudes of Chinese Wood Products Manufacturers towards Forest Certification. Journal of Environmental Management 92(11):2984-2992.
Bernstein, S. and B. Cashore, R. Eba’a Atyi, A. Maryudi and K. McGinley with T. Cadman, L. Gulbrandsen, D. Goehler, K. Hogl, D. Humphreys, S. Kant, R.A. Kozak, K. Levin, C. McDermott, M. Purdon, I. Scher, M. Stone, L. Tacconi and Y. Yasmi (2011). Examination of the Influences of the International Forest Regime at the Domestic Level (Chapter 7 in Embracing Complexity: Meeting the Challenges of International Forest Governance, Rayner, J., B. Alexander and P. Katila, Eds.). IUFRO World Series Volume 28, Vienna, pp. 111-135.
Alemagi, D. and R.A. Kozak (2010). Illegal Logging in Cameroon: Causes and the Path Forward. Forest Policy and Economics 12(8):545-561.
Timko, J.A., R.A. Kozak and J.L. Innes (2010). HIV/AIDS and Forests in Sub-Saharan Africa: Exploring the Links Between Morbidity, Mortality, and Dependence on Biodiversity. Biodiversity 11(1/2):45-48.
Lefaix-Durand, A. and R.A. Kozak (2010). Comparing Customer and Supplier Perceptions of Value Offerings. Journal of Business Market Management 4(3):129-150.
Molnar, A., P. Mbile, S. Bandiaki, R.A. Kozak, K. Canby and M. France (2010). Small Scale, Large Impacts: Transforming Central and West African Forest Industry and Trade to Improve Sustainable Development, Growth and Governance. Rights and Resources Initiative, Washington, DC, 36 pp.
Macdonald, I., M. Bullen and R.A. Kozak (2010). Learner Support Requirements for Online Workplace Training in the South African Furniture Industry. Journal of Asynchronous Learning Networks 14(3):49-59.
Valencia-Sandoval, C., D.N. Flanders and R.A. Kozak (2010). Participatory Landscape Planning and Sustainable Community Development: Methodological Observations from a Case Study in Rural Mexico. Landscape and Urban Planning 94(1):63-70.
Timko, J.A., P.O. Waeber and R.A. Kozak (2010). The Socio-Economic Contribution of Non-Timber Forest Products to Rural Livelihoods in Sub-Saharan Africa: Knowledge Gaps and New Directions. The International Forestry Review 12(3):284-294.
Vidal, N.G., G.Q. Bull and R.A. Kozak (2010). Diffusion of Corporate Responsibility Practices to Companies: The Experience of the Forest Sector. Journal of Business Ethics 94(4):553-567.
Lefaix-Durand, A. and R.A. Kozak (2009). Integrating Transactional and Relational Exchange into the Study of Exchange Orientation in Customer Relationships. Journal of Marketing Management 25(9/10):1003-1025.
Kozak, R.A. (2009). Alternative Business Models for Forest-Dependent Communities in Africa: A Pragmatic Consideration of Small-Scale Enterprises and a Path Forward. Madagascar Conservation and Development 4(2):76-81.
Lefaix-Durand, A., R.A. Kozak, R. Beauregard and D. Poulin (2009). Extending Relationship Value: Methodological Observations from a Case Study of the Canadian Structural Wood Products Industry. Journal of Business and Industrial Marketing 24(5/6):389-407.
Robichaud, F., R.A. Kozak and A. Richelieu (2009). Wood Use in Nonresidential Construction: A Case for Communication with Architects. Forest Products Journal 59(1/2):57-65.
Tikina, A., R.A. Kozak, G.Q. Bull and B. Larson (2009). Perceptions of Change in the U.S. Pacific Northwest Forest Practices On Certified and Noncertified Holdings. Western Journal of Applied Forestry 24(4):187-192.
Lefaix-Durand, A. and R.A. Kozak (2009). Integrating Transactional and Relational Exchange into Exchange Orientation in Customer Relationships. Proceedings of the 2009 Academy of Marketing Annual Conference: Putting Marketing in its Place, Leeds, United Kingdom, May 2009.  Proceedings #0049 (5 pp.)
Lefaix-Durand, A. and R.A. Kozak (2009). Comparing Customer and Supplier Perceptions of Value Offerings. Proceedings of 9th International Conference on Relationship Marketing, Berlin, Germany, September / October 2009. Proceedings 9 pp.
Lefaix-Durand, A. and R.A. Kozak (2009). Beyond Transaction and Relationship Marketing: Managing Interfirm Exchange. Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Relationship Marketing, Berlin, Germany, September / October 2009. Proceedings 9 pp.
Vidal, N.G. and R.A. Kozak (2009). From Forest Certification to Corporate Responsibility: Adapting to Changing Global Competitive Factors. Proceedings of the XIII World Forestry Congress 2009: Forests in Development – A Vital Balance, Buenos Aires, Argentina, August 2009. Proceedings 9 pp.
Lefaix-Durand, A. and R.A. Kozak (2009). Towards the Development of an Exchange Management Capability. Proceedings of the 6th International Meeting of the Iberoamerican Academy of Management 2009, December 2009. Proceedings 16 pp.
Panwar, R., E. Hansen and R.A. Kozak (2009). A Framework Evaluating Social and Environmental Issues: Conceptual Refinement and Empirical Testing. Proceedings of the 20th Annual Meeting of the International Association of Business and Society Conference, Roman, R., Ed. Volume 20, pp. 153-159.
Kozak, A, R.A. Kozak, C Staudhammer and SB Watts (2008). Introductory Probability and Statistics: Applications for Forestry and the Natural Sciences. CAB International, Wallingford, Oxfordshire, UK. 448 pp.
Robichaud, F., A. Richelieu and R.A. Kozak (2008). Branding as a Lever in Emerging Market Segments: A Framework for Wood Products in Non Residential Construction. Proceedings of the European Marketing Academy, 37th Annual EMAC Conference: Marketing Landscapes – A Pause for Thought (Product and Brand Management, Session 6), Brighton, United Kingdom, May 2008. Proceedings #15792 (8 pp.).
Bowyer, J.L., H. Resch and F. Hirsch with N.G. Vidal and R.A. Kozak (2008). Policy Issues Related to Forest Products Markets in 2007 and 2008 (Chapter 2 in Forest Products Annual Market Review, 2007 – 2008). United Nations Publications, Geneva Timber and Forest Study 23, pp. 23 -32.
Tikina, A., R.A. Kozak and B. Larson (2008). What Factors Influence Obtaining Forest Certification in the U.S. Pacific Northwest? Forest Policy and Economics 10(4):240-247.
Wong, D.C. and R.A. Kozak (2008). Particleboard Performance Requirements of Secondary Wood Products Manufacturers in Canada. Forest Products Journal 58(3):34-41.
Spetic, W., R.A. Kozak and D.H. Cohen (2008). How Consumers Value Indoor Environmental Quality: A Preliminary Segmentation of Canadian Households. Journal of Housing and the Built Environment 23(1):37-52.
Kozak, R.A., W.C. Spetic, H.W. Harshaw, T.C. Maness and S.R.J. Sheppard (2008). Public Priorities for Sustainable Forest Management in Six Forest Dependent Communities of British Columbia. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 38(12):3071-3084.
Vidal, N.G. and R.A. Kozak (2008). The Recent Evolution of Corporate Responsibility Practices in the Forestry Sector. The International Forestry Review 10(1):1-13.
Jung, B. and R.A. Kozak (2008). Color Testing of Four Canadian Wood Species. Forest Products Journal 58(11):84-86.
Vidal, N.G. and R.A. Kozak (2008). Corporate Responsibility Practices in the Forestry Sector: Definitions and the Role of Context. Journal of Corporate Citizenship 31:59-75.
Thompson, D.W., R.A. Kozak and P.D. Evans (2008). Thermal Modification of Color in Red Alder Veneer. Part II. Effects of Season, Log Storage Time, and Location of Wood in Stems. Wood and Fiber Science 40(1):80-90.
Macdonald, I., M. Bullen and R.A. Kozak (2007). Identifying Effective Pedagogical Approaches for Online Workplace Training: A Case Study of the South African Wood Products Manufacturing Sector. The International Review of Research in Open and Distance Learning 8(3), Article No. 400-3764-1-PB.
Staudhammer, C., T.C. Maness and R.A. Kozak (2007). Profile Charts for Monitoring Lumber Manufacturing Using Laser Range Sensor Data. Journal of Quality Technology 39(3):224-240.
Alexiadis, P., D.H. Cohen, R.A. Kozak, S. Avramidis and J. Welling (2007). Canadian Kiln Drying Survey: Benchmarks of Problems and Issues and a Comparison to Europe. The Journal of Institute of Wood Science 17(4):183-193.
Hickey, G.M., J.L. Innes and R.A. Kozak (2007). Monitoring and Information Reporting for Sustainable Forest Management: A Regional Comparison of Stakeholder Perceptions. Journal of Environmental Management 84(4):572-585.
Kozak, R.A. (2007). Value-Added Wood Products from British Columbia – Getting Beyond the Rhetoric. BC Forest Professional 14(1):12-13.
Alexiadis, P., D.H. Cohen, R.A. Kozak and S. Avramidis (2007). Kiln Drying Canadian Softwoods and Hardwoods: Different Species – Different Problems. The Journal of Institute of Wood Science 15(5):259-267.
Harshaw, H.W., S.R.J. Sheppard and R.A. Kozak (2007). Outdoor Recreation and Forest Management: A Plea for Empirical Data. The Forestry Chronicle 83(2):231-238.
Jayasinghe, P., S.D. Allen, G.Q. Bull and R.A. Kozak (2007). The Status of Forest Certification in the Canadian Value-Added Wood Products Manufacturing Sector. The Forestry Chronicle 83(1):113-125.
Spetic, W., R.A. Kozak and D.H. Cohen (2007). Perceptions of Wood Flooring by Canadian Householders. Forest Products Journal 57(6):34-38.
DeLong, D.L., R.A. Kozak and D.H. Cohen (2007). Overview of the Canadian Value-Added Wood Products Sector and the Competitive Factors that Contribute to its Success. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 37(11):2211-2226.
Kozak, R.A. (2007). Small and Medium Forest Enterprises: Instruments of Change in the Developing World. Rights and Resources Initiative, Washington, DC. 34 pp.
Kozak, R.A. and K. Canby (2007). Why China Prefers Logs: Explaining the Prevalence of Unprocessed Wood in China’s Timber Imports. Information Bulletin: China and East Asia. Forest Trends, Washington, DC. October 2007, Issue 9, 5 pp.
Molnar, A., R.A. Kozak and A. White (2007). The Changing Face of Forest Industry and Trade. Arborvitae (the WWF/IUCN Forest Conservation Newsletter) 33(May 2007):8-9.
Bowyer, J.L., H. Resch and F. Hirsch with N.G. Vidal and R.A. Kozak (2007). Policy Issues Related to Forest Products Markets in 2006 and 2007 (Chapter 2 in Forest Products Annual Market Review, 2006 – 2007). United Nations Publications, Geneva Timber and Forest Study 22, pp. 15-30.
Ellis, S.C., R.A. Kozak, W. Spetic and P.D. Evans (2006). Human Resource Needs and Demand for Post-Secondary Education in the Canadian Secondary Wood Products Industry. Wood and Fiber Science 38(1):5-16.
Hickey, G.M., J.L. Innes, R.A. Kozak, G.Q. Bull and I. Vertinsky (2006). Monitoring and Information Reporting for Sustainable Forest Management: An Inter-Jurisdictional Comparison of Soft Law Standards. Forest Policy and Economics 9(4):297-315.
Klenk N., G. Q. Bull and R.A. Kozak (2006). Dwelling in Dialogues: Being-at-Home in Relation to Clutter, Nature, and People. Worldviews: Environment, Culture, Religion 10(3):404-429.
Lefaix-Durand, A., D. Poulin, R. Beauregard and R.A. Kozak (2006). Relations Interorganisationnelles et Création de Valeur: Synthèse et Perspectives (Interfirm Relationships and Value Creation: Synthesis and Perspectives). Revue Française de Gestion 32(164):205-227.
Lefaix-Durand, A., F. Robichaud, R. Beauregard, R.A. Kozak, J.-M. Frayret and D. Poulin (2006). Procurement Strategies in the Homebuilding Industry: An Exploratory Study on the Largest Builders in the United States. Journal of Forest Products Business Research, Vol. 3, Article No. 6.
Morford, S., R.A. Kozak, M. Suvedi and J.L. Innes (2006). Factors Affecting Program Evaluation Behaviours of Natural Resource Extension Practitioners – Motivation and Capacity Building. Journal of Extension 44(3), Article No. 3FEA7.
Staudhammer, C., R.A. Kozak and T.C. Maness (2006). SPC Methods for Detecting Simple Sawing Defects Using Real-Time Laser Range Sensor Data. Wood and Fiber Science 38(4):696-716.
Harshaw, H.W., R.A. Kozak and S.R.J. Sheppard (2006). How Well are Outdoor Recreationists Represented in Forest Land-Use Planning? Perceptions of Recreationists in the Sea-to-Sky Corridor of British Columbia. Landscape and Urban Planning 78(1/2)33-49.
Thony, P., W. Mabee, R.A. Kozak and G.Q. Bull (2006). A Characterization of the British Columbia Log Home and Timber Frame Manufacturing Sector. The Forestry Chronicle 82(1):77-83.
Rice, J., R.A. Kozak, M.J. Meitner and D.H. Cohen (2006). Appearance Wood Products and Psychological Well-Being. Wood and Fiber Science 38(4):644-659.
Schajer, G.S., J.I. Gazzarri, D.C. Wong, T.C. Maness and R.A. Kozak (2005). Scanner System for Separate-Sided Lumber Surface Measurements. Forest Products Journal 55(12):175-180.
Kozak, R.A. (2005). Research and Resource Dependent Communities: A World of Possibilities. BC Journal of Ecosystems and Management 6(2):55-62.
Robinson, A. R., R. Gheneim, R.A. Kozak, D.D. Ellis and S.D. Mansfield (2005). The Potential of Metabolite Profiling as a Selection Tool for Genotype Discrimination in Populus. Journal of Experimental Botany 56(421):2807-2819.
Staudhammer, C., V.M. LeMay, R.A. Kozak and T.C. Maness (2005). Mixed-Model Development for Real-Time Statistical Control Data in Wood Products Manufacturing. Forest Biometry, Modelling and Information Sciences 1(2005):19-35.
Thompson, D.W., R.A. Kozak and P.D. Evans (2005). Thermal Modification of Color in Red Alder Veneer. I. Effects of Temperature, Heating Time, and Wood Type. Wood and Fiber Science 37(4):653-661.
Archer, H., R.A. Kozak and D. Balsillie (2005). The Impact of Forest Certification Labelling and Advertising: An Exploratory Assessment of Consumer Purchase Intent in Canada. The Forestry Chronicle 81(2):229-244.
Hickey, G.M., J.L. Innes, R.A. Kozak, G.Q. Bull and I. Vertinsky (2005). Monitoring and Information Reporting for Sustainable Forest Management: An International Multiple Case Study Analysis. Forest Ecology and Management 209(2005):237-259.
Cohen, D.H., R.A. Kozak, N. Vidal, W. Spetic and R. Ide (2005). Performance Expectations and Needs of the Japanese House Consumer. Forest Products Journal 55(5):37-44.
Spetic, W., R.A. Kozak and D.H. Cohen (2005). Willingness to Pay and Preferences for Healthy Home Attributes in Canada. Forest Products Journal 55(10):19-24.
Vidal, N., R.A. Kozak and D.H. Cohen (2005). Chain of Custody Certification: An Assessment of the North American Solid Wood Sector. Forest Policy and Economics 7(3):345-355.
Kozak, R.A., D.H. Cohen, J. Lerner and G.Q. Bull (2004). Western Canadian Consumer Attitudes Towards Certified Value-Added Wood Products: An Exploratory Assessment. Forest Products Journal 54(9):21-24.
Haartveit, E., R.A. Kozak and T.C. Maness (2004). Supply Chain Management Mapping for the Forest Products Industry: Three Cases from Western Canada. Journal of Forest Products Business Research, Vol. 1, Article No. 5.
Maness, T.C., R.A. Kozak and C. Staudhammer (2004). Reliability Testing of Statistical Process Control Procedures for Manufacturing with Multiple Sources of Variation. Wood and Fiber Science 36(3):443-458.
O’Connor, J., R.A. Kozak, C. Gaston and D. Fell (2004). Wood Use in Nonresidential Buildings: Opportunities and Barriers. Forest Products Journal 54(3):19-28.
Spelter, H., R.A. Kozak, and N. Burdin (2004). Riding the Crest of the Wave: Sawn Softwood Markets in 2003 – 2004 (Chapter 5 in UNECE/FAO Forest Products Annual Market Review, 2003 – 2004). United Nations Publications, Volume LVII (2004), No. 3., pp. 33 – 39.
Kozak, R.A. and C. Gaston (2004). Life Cycle Analysis: A Wood Products Perspective. USDA Forest Service. 49-59. Published in Peterson, D.L., J.L. Innes, and K. O’Brian (editors). Climate Change, Carbon, and Forestry in Northwestern North America. Proceedings of a Workshop, November 14-15, 2001, Orcas Island, Washington. USDA Forest Service General Technical Report PNW-GTR-614. Pacific Northwest Research Station, Portland, Oregon (USA). Proceedings 49-59.
Spetic, W. and R.A. Kozak (2004). UBC Survey Finds Willingness to Pay More for Healthy Houses. The Vancouver Sun, Saturday, June 19, 2004 (Westcoast Homes Section, F2).
Alexiadis, P., D.H. Cohen, R.A. Kozak, S. Avramidis and J. Welling (2004). A Comparison of Kiln Drying Issues between Canada and Europe. Proceedings of the COST Action E15 5th International Conference on Wood Drying, Athens, Greece, April 2004. Proceedings 6-13.
Cohen, D.H., N. Vidal, W. Spetic, R. Ide and R.A. Kozak (2003). Preliminary Assessment of Japanese Homebuyer Segments Survey. Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation International, Ottawa, Ontario. 37 pp.
O’Connor, J., R.A. Kozak, C. Gaston and D. Fell (2003). Wood Opportunities in Nonresidential Construction – A Roadmap for the Wood Products Industry. Forintek Canada Corp. Special Publication No. SP-46. 32 pp.
Schajer, G.S., J.I. Gazzarri, T.C. Maness, D.C. Wong and R.A. Kozak (2003). Scanner System for Separate-Sided Lumber Surface Measurements. Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Scanning Technology and Process Optimization in the Wood Industry, Seattle, Washington (ScanTech). Proceedings 91-101.
Gazzarri, J.I., G.S. Schajer, T.C. Maness, R.A. Kozak and D.C. Wong (2003). Separate-Sided Lumber Surface Quality Control in Sawmills. Proceedings of the 16th International Wood Machining Seminar, Matsue, Japan. Proceedings 342-350.
Hoberg, G, R Guy, S Hinch, RA Kozak, P McFarlane and SB Watts (2003). Image and Enrolments. Forum 10(6):22-23.
Kozak, R.A. and H. Spelter (2003). Globalization Revolutionizing Sawn Softwood Markets in 2002 – 2003 (Chapter 5 in UNECE/FAO Forest Products Annual Market Analysis, 2002 – 2004). United Nations Publications, Volume LVI (2003), No. 3, pp. 45 – 54.
Kozak, A. and R.A. Kozak (2003). Does Cross-Validation Provide Additional Information in the Evaluation of Regression Models? Canadian Journal of Forest Research 33(6):976-987.
Kozak, R.A., T.C. Maness and T. Caldecott (2003). Solid Wood Supply Impediments for Secondary Wood Producers in British Columbia. The Forestry Chronicle 79(6):1107-1120.
Rasmussen, H.K., R.A. Kozak and T.C. Maness (2003). An Analysis of Machine-Caused Lumber Shape Defects in British Columbia Sawmills. Forest Products Journal 54(6):47-56.
Cohen, D.H., N. Muto and R.A. Kozak (2003). Non-Tariff Measures: A Global Context for the Changing International Competitiveness of the Canadian Softwood Lumber Industry. The Forestry Chronicle 79(5):917-927.
Tabarsi, E., R.A. Kozak, D.H. Cohen and C. Gaston (2003). A Market Assessment of the Potential for OSB Products in the North American Office Furniture and Door Manufacturing Industries. Forest Products Journal 53(7/8):19-27.
Maness, T.C., R.A. Kozak, and C. Staudhammer (2003). Applying Real-Time Statistical Process Control to Manufacturing Processes Exhibiting Between and Within Part Size Variability. Journal of Quality Engineering 16(1):113-125.
Maness, T.C. and R.A. Kozak (2002). New Industry Specific Quality Certification. Quality Progress 35(6):65-71.
Kozak, R.A. (2002). Internet Readiness and e-Business Adoption of Canadian Value-Added Wood Producers. The Forestry Chronicle 78(2):296-305.
Cohen, D.H. and R.A. Kozak (2002). Research and Technology: Market Driven Innovation in the Twenty-First Century. The Forestry Chronicle 78(1):108-111.
Orban, J.L., R.A. Kozak, R.C. Sidle and S.J.B. Duff (2002). Assessment of Environmental Risk from Logyard Runoff in British Columbia. The Forestry Chronicle 78(1):146-151.
Maness, T.C., C. Staudhammer and R.A. Kozak (2002). Statistical Considerations for Real-Time Size Control Systems in Wood Products Manufacturing. Wood and Fiber Science 34(3):476-484.
Wahl, A., R.A. Kozak and D.H. Cohen (2002). An Exploratory Market Assessment of Wood Use in Japanese Residential Flooring and Windows. Forest Products Journal 52(1):51-58.
Kozak, R.A. and T. C. Maness (2002). A System for Continuous Process Improvement in Wood Products Manufacturing. Holz als Roh- und Werkstoff 61(2):95-102.
Saddler JN, Kozak RA, Watts SB. (2002). A University Perspective on Innovations in Forestry Science and Technology. The Forestry Chronicle 78(1):115-116.
Kozak, R.A. and C. Gaston (2002). Trends in Sawn Softwood Markets (Chapter 7 in Forest Products Annual Market Review, 2001 – 2002). United Nations Publications, Volume LV (2002), No. 3., pp. 83 – 101.
Cohen, D.H., C. Gaston and R.A. Kozak (2001). Influence on Japanese Demand for Wood Products (Chapter 4 in Forest Products Annual Market Review, 2000 – 2001). United Nations Publications, Volume LIV (2001), No. 3., pp. 33 – 42.
Gaston, C. and R.A. Kozak (2001). Sawn Softwood – Consumption, Production and Trade (Chapter 6 in Forest Products Annual Market Review, 2000 – 2001). United Nations Publications, Volume LIV (2001), No. 3., pp. 57 – 72.
Gaston, C., R.A. Kozak, J. O’Connor, and D. Fell (2001). Potential for Increased Wood Use in N.A. Non-Residential Markets. Forintek Canada Corp. / Canadian Forest Service Report No. 2711, Ottawa, Ontario. 106 pp.
Bull, G.Q., R.A. Kozak and W. Mabee (2001). Southern and Central Ontario in the Global Forest Context. Ontario Forest Products Marketing Bulletin, March/April 2001. pp. 1-2.
Cohen, D.H., I. Macdonald and R.A. Kozak (2001). The Japanese Distribution System for Finished Building Products: In Transition. Forest Renewal BC, Victoria, British Columbia. 99 pp.
Kozak, R.A. and T. C. Maness (2001). Quality Assurance for Value-Added Wood Producers in British Columbia. Forest Products Journal 51(6):47-55.
Kozak, R.A. (2001). Impressions of the KST House (in Japanese). BioRegion 21 200:18-19.
Kozak, R.A. and C. Hartridge (2000). Shared Facilities: A Model for Forest Dependent Communities in British Columbia. The Forestry Chronicle 76(1):151-158.
Watts, S and RA Kozak (2000). Status of Forestry Related Research in Canada, 1999/2000. FORCAST / Canadian Forest Service, Ottawa, Ontario. 20 pp.
Wahl, A., D. H. Cohen, R.A. Kozak and C. Gaston (1999). The Japanese Market for Wood Flooring and Wood Windows. Forest Renewal BC, Victoria, British Columbia. 71 pp.
Kozak, R.A. (1999). Quality Assurance for Canadian Wood Producers: A Preliminary Analysis. Proceedings of the International Value-Added Wood Processing Conference, Toronto, Ontario (UBC / Forintek). Proceedings 85-91.
Ellis, S. and R.A. Kozak (1999). A New Model for Undergraduate Wood Processing Education – The B.Sc. in Wood Products Processing at the University of British Columbia. Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on the Development of Wood Science, Wood Technology and Forestry, High Wycombe, England (Forest Products Research Centre / University of Sopron). Proceedings 270-274.
Forsyth, K., D. Haley and R.A. Kozak (1999). Will Consumers Pay More for Certified Wood Products? Journal of Forestry 97(2):18-22.
Kozak, R.A. and D.H. Cohen (1999). Architects and Structural Engineers: An Examination of Wood Design and Use in Nonresidential Construction. Forest Products Journal 49(4):37-46.
Kozak, R.A., Ed. (1999). Proceedings of the International Conference on Global Markets for Value-Added Wood Products. Joint Conference of the Centre for Advanced Wood Processing, UBC and the Maritime Lumber Bureau. Centre for Advanced Wood Processing
Kozak, R.A. and T.C. Maness (1998). Wood Council Seeks Competitive Advantage. Woodworking 12(5):11-12.
Herdeg, K., R.A. Kozak and D. Wong (1998). The Role of Furniture Testing. Woodworking 12(7):10.
Vlosky, R.P., E.J. Wilson, D.H. Cohen, R. Fontenot, W.J. Johnston, R.A. Kozak, D. Lawson, J.E. Lewin, D.A. Paun, E.S. Ross, J.T. Simpson, P.M. Smith, T. Smith and B.M. Wren (1998). Partnerships versus Typical Relationships between Wood Products Distributors and their Manufacturer Suppliers. Forest Products Journal 48(3):27-35.
Cohen, D.H., C. Gaston and R.A. Kozak (1998). Markets for Value Added Wood Products: Existing Sources of Information, Literature Available and Gap Analysis. Industry Canada, Ottawa, Ontario. 200 pp.
Kozak, R.A., C. Hartridge, E.N. Sicad, R. Stoldt and T.C. Maness (1998). Researching a Shared Use Manufacturing Facility as a Test Model for Forest Dependent Communities in BC. Forest Renewal BC, Victoria, British Columbia. 35 pp.
Kozak, R.A. (1997). How Specifiers Learn About Structural Materials: A Study in Value-Added Marketing. Joint Proceedings of the IUFRO Working Unit 5.10.00 (International Conference on Forest Products Marketing) / Forest Products Society 50th Annual Meeting (Session 9: Value Added Marketing for Value Added Forest Products): Preparing for the 21st Century: Value-Added Marketing for Value-Added Wood Products, Tofino, British Columbia (IUFRO / Forest Products Societey). Proceedings 115-123.
Kozak, R.A. and D.H. Cohen (1997). Distributor-Supplier Partnering Relationships: A Case in Trust. Journal of Business Research 39(1):33-38.
Kozak, R.A. and D.H. Cohen (1997). How Specifiers Learn about Structural Materials. Wood and Fiber Science 29(4):381-396.
Cohen, D.H., S. Ellis, R.A. Kozak and B. Wilson (1996). A New Taxonomy of Wood Products. Canadian Forest Service FRDA II Working Paper 96.05, Victoria, British Columbia. 56 pp.
Kozak, R.A. and D.H. Cohen (1995). Assessment of the Attitudes and Perceptions of Architects and Structural Engineers towards the Environmental Impact of Structural Material Use in Commercial Construction. Canadian Forest Service FRDA II Working Paper WP-OI-95.02, Victoria British Columbia. 26 pp.
Cohen, D.H. and R.A. Kozak (1995). Environmental Attitudes of North American Engineers and Architects on Material Selection. Proceedings of the IUFRO XX World Congress: Environmental Issues and Market Orientation – Current Topics in Forest Products Marketing, Tampere, Finland. Proceedings 181-188.
Kozak, A. and R.A. Kozak (1995). Notes on Regression through the Origin. The Forestry Chronicle 71(3):326-330.