James Cook University
#742 Overall Influence

James Cook University

University in Australia

James Cook University is a public university in North Queensland, Australia. The second oldest university in Queensland, JCU is a teaching and research institution. The university’s main campuses are located in the tropical cities of Cairns and Townsville, and one in the city state of Singapore. JCU also has study centres in Mount Isa, Mackay and Thursday Island. A Brisbane campus, operated by Russo Higher Education, delivers undergraduate and postgraduate courses to international students. The University’s main fields of research include marine sciences, biodiversity, sustainable management of tropical ecosystems, genetics and genomics, tropical health care, tourism and engineering.

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What is James Cook University known for?

#143 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#365 World Rank
Biology
#522 World Rank
Medical
#540 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#549 World Rank
Social Work
#560 World Rank
History
#579 World Rank
Education
#699 World Rank
Nursing
#782 World Rank
Sociology
#842 World Rank
Anthropology
#930 World Rank
Literature
#946 World Rank
Chemistry
#1096 World Rank
Business
#1212 World Rank
Communications
#1264 World Rank
Physics
#1615 World Rank
Psychology
#1797 World Rank
Economics
#1807 World Rank
Law
#1879 World Rank
Engineering
#3535 World Rank
Mathematics

Influential People

Who are James Cook University's Most influential alumni?

James Cook University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Earth Sciences, Biology, and Medical. James Cook University’s most academically influential people include Henry Reynolds, Philip Freier, and Katarina Carroll.

Henry Reynolds
Henry Reynolds

Australian historian

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Philip Freier
Philip Freier

Archbishop of Melbourne; Bishop of the Northern Territory

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Katarina Carroll
Katarina Carroll

Australian police officer

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Jamie Seymour

Australian biologist

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Brentley Frazer
Brentley Frazer

Australian poet

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Tony Mooney
Tony Mooney

Australian politician

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Phillip Gwynne

Novelist

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Gretta Pecl

Marine ecologist and researcher

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Robert Bartholomew

Sociologist and mass psychogenic illness expert

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Christina Ochoa
Christina Ochoa

Spanish actor, scientist and writer

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Doug Spowart

Australian photographer

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Lisa-ann Gershwin

Australian biologist

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