Chris is a BA/LLB (Hons) candidate at UQ with interests in planning and environmental law (remediation, marine environment, coastal hazards and climate change) and administrative law. He currently volunteers at the Environmental Defenders Office (Qld). A recipient of a New Colombo Plan Mobility Grant, Chris lived in Malaysia while studying international environmental law and ecology during January 2017. Chris was also a Summer Research Scholar (2017-18) to ARC fellow Professor Jennifer Corrin.


Chris is a research assistant to Dr Justine Bell-James and Professor Craig Forrest, assisting with research on the application of Ecological Sustainable Development in the context of the Great Barrier Reef.