Leadership Team

Chris Cocklin

Chris Cocklin

Professor Chris Cocklin is Provost and Deputy Vice Chancellor (Research and Innovation) at James Cook University, with oversight responsibility for the six colleges of the university, and line management responsibility for the two academic divisions in which the colleges are situated. He also holds portfolio responsibility for the Division of Research and Innovation, Division of Student Life and the Indigenous Education and Research Centre.

Other directorships and interests:

Director, North Queensland Commercialisation Company

Director, JCU Enterprises Pty Ltd

Member, Great Barrier Reef Foundation International Scientific Advisory Committee

Member, ARC Centre of Excellence for Australian Biodiversity and Heritage Executive Committee

Member, CRC for Water Sensitive Cities Research Advisory Committee

Member, Townsville Industrial Development Board

Steering Group Member, Reef Integrated Monitoring and Reporting.