As part of the Division of Tropical Environments and Societies, the College of Business, Law and Governance promotes, fosters, supports and administers quality teaching and research at JCU in the areas of Accounting, Governance and Management, Economics and Marketing, Law, Tourism and Information Technology.
The College is led by the Dean, Professor David Low.
Concern over skin whitener marketing
A study led by a JCU marketing expert has raised concerns over the ethics of the marketing of skin-whitening products, widely available in Australia.
Alcohol Apps aimed at young
Apps with names like “Let’s get Wasted!” and “Drink Thin” have led a James Cook University Professor to call for Government action on alcohol advertising on mobile devices.
Bad jobs going nowhere
A study led by a James Cook University economist has found casual jobs may be psychologically destructive for job seekers, predisposing them to go from one bad job to the next.