Tony Peacock is an Adjunct Professor at the University of Canberra. He is also Chief Executive of the Cooperative Research Centres Association.
From 2001 to 2010 he was CEO of the Pest Animal Control CRC and the Invasive Animals CRC. Previously he was Managing Director and Research Manager of the Pig R&D Corporation. He was a researcher at the University of Saskatchewan and the University of Melbourne.
Besides his role at the CRC Association, Tony is affiliated with several conservation organsations - the Capital Woodlands and Wetlands Trust, the Mulligans Flat Woodlands Sanctuary and the Canberra Indian Myna Action Group.
2010 Australian Government Eureka Award for Promoting Understanding of Science