Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Centre for Clinical Research, The University of Queensland

James is a consultant psychiatrist and associate professor who holds a conjoint position with the University of Queensland and the Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital. He conducts clinical and epidemiological research into mental illness afflicting children and adolescents. He is an investigator with the Mater Hospital, University of Queensland Study of Pregnancy (MUSP) and has particular interest in early psychosis. He has co authored over 80 publications and regularly presents at national and international conferences.


  • 2010–2015
    Associate Professor, The University of QUeensland
  • 2010–2015
    Consultant Psychiatrist, Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital
  • 2007–2010
    Consultant Psychiatrist, Royal Children's Hospital
  • 2003–2006
    Director of Inpatient Services, Mater Child and Youth Mental Health Service