Professor Chris Moran
Professor Chris Moran FTSE is the Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Research, at Curtin University developing and implementing strategies, frameworks and activities to achieve the University's strategic goals in research and IP commercialisation and is the current Chair of the Universities Australia Committee of Deputy Vice-Chancellors, Research.
He is a member of advisory boards for the International Centre for Radio Astronomy, Bankwest Curtin Economics Centre, the Centre for Crop Disease Management Australian Remote Operations for Space and Earth (AROSE) and the Defence Science Centre.
In the International domain, Professor Moran was a Director of the AusAID-funded International Mining for Development Centre and established an International Centre of Excellence for the mining industry in Chile.
Prior to joining Curtin, Professor Moran was Director of the Sustainable Minerals Institute (SMI), at The University of Queensland (UQ).