The College of Business, Law and Governance (CBLG) is part of the Division of Tropical Environments and Societies and delivers a range of courses in Cairns, Singapore, Townsville and Brisbane*. It is led by the Dean, Professor David Low and promotes, fosters, supports and administers quality teaching and research across four key areas:
Formed in 2014 to provide new opportunities and collaborations for both education and research, a primary focus of the College is ethics, sustainability and governance, as well as an understanding of complex business systems. Our courses equip future leaders with life-long skills that have practical applications in the workplace, and are designed with a variety of options to facilitate lifestyle and work commitments, whether it be studying online or on campus, or on a full or part time basis.
Our multi-campus locations and world-class academics bring an international perspective to our teaching and research. Leading-edge postgraduate study areas reflect global industry needs and include international business, sustainable practice, creativity and innovation, political science, and information technology.
Together with our academic agenda, CBLG is proud to support a number of community organisations and initiatives across the Cairns and Townsville regions.
*Brisbane campus is operated by Russo Higher Education.
JCU to help Queensland Police advance their careers
Thu, 25 May 2017
Members of the Queensland Police Service will be given an edge in their career advancement with the introduction of a new accreditation arrangement with James Cook University’s College of Business, Law and Governance.
International business leadership expert visits Townsville
Wed, 24 May 2017
Internationally acclaimed leadership guru and CEO of Emergent, Holly Ransom, is visiting Townsville to share her knowledge of how organisations can embrace a rapidly-changing workplace.
In the business of research
Thu, 4 May 2017
Senior business academics from around Australia and New Zealand are meeting in Cairns this week.
First JCU alumnus appointed as judge
Fri, 21 Apr 2017
James Cook University has warmly congratulated alumnus Gregory Lynham who has been appointed as a judge of the District Court of Queensland, to be based in Townsville.
Wheels in motion at JCU
Fri, 7 Apr 2017
With ticket sales now open for the 2017 UCI Mountain Bike World Championships, preparations are underway to welcome competitors, media and spectators to James Cook University in Smithfield.