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Tue, 16 Aug 2016
James Cook University has strengthened its standing as a world-class research university, with new figures revealing JCU is now ranked among the globe’s top 30...
Tue, 19 Jul 2016
Dr Bridget McConnell, Lecturer in Psychology at JCU Singapore has been one of only 10 people chosen to be a select-speaker at the Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic S...
Fri, 17 Jun 2016
James Cook University has warmly welcomed the United Nations’ decision to create an International Day of the Tropics.
Mon, 16 May 2016
James Cook University has warmly welcomed an announcement by the Australian and Singaporean governments that JCU’s Singapore campus has achieved ‘Univers...

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How regions can persuade fly-in fly-out workers to live locally
Regions that offer adequate amenities for residents have the best chance of converting long-distance commuters, writes Riccardo Welters and...

Nicholas is a PhD student in Resource and Labour Economics, both at James Cook University. Originally published in The Conversation.
Fri, 10 Feb 2017 04:21:05 +0100 -
Discovering an Ancient Landslide on the Great Barrier Reef – A chat with Dr Rob Beaman
Earlier this week, it was announced that a group of scientists had discovered remnants of an ancient underwater landslide off the northern...

seascape and the reef. Marine Geologist Dr Robert Beaman from James Cook University spoke to our hosts Jennie Lenman and Ian Newton about
Thu, 09 Feb 2017 22:16:47 +0100 -
Can sharks be fished sustainably?
a way to make shark fishing sustainable? Researchers from James Cook University in Australia and Simon Fraser University in B.C. have teamed
Thu, 09 Feb 2017 19:32:25 +0100 -
Gluten-free cure: Bizarre trial with parasitic worms
PEOPLE on gluten-free diets have been given tantalising hope of a cure for the auto-immune condition coeliac...

from the Australian Institute of Tropical Health and Medicine at James Cook University in Cairns and announced it would provide $300,000 to
Thu, 09 Feb 2017 01:24:54 +0100 -
Reversing “Empty Forest Syndrome” in Southeast Asia
By Barney Long, Thomas Gray, Antony Lynam, Teak Seng, William Laurance, Lorraine Scotson, William Ripple Warning: The pictures in this...

Mekong, William Laurance is Distinguished Research Professor at James Cook University, Lorraine Scotson is a PhD candidate at the University
Wed, 08 Feb 2017 20:29:37 +0100 -