BSc Hons. JCU, PhD GU, AO
Coaldrake in 2014
|Vice-Chancellor of the
Queensland University of Technology
|Preceded by||Dennis Gibson|
|Succeeded by||Margaret Sheil|
Marrickville, New South Wales
|Alma mater||James Cook University
Peter Coaldrake was born Gregory Alan Naylor to a young mother Jeanette in Marrickville. He was adopted as the only child of impoverished Anglican missionaries, Keith and Sheila Coaldrake. He was educated in Queensland, and holds a BA Honours Degree from James Cook University and a PhD Degree from Griffith University.
Professor Coaldrake has wide experience in public and higher education administration in Australia.
From 2011 to 2016, Peter Coaldrake was the chair of the Queensland Heritage Council. Two notable listings added to the Queensland Heritage Register under his leadership were the Fantome Island Lock Hospital and Lazaret Sites and the Queensland Cultural Centre.
- Coaldrake, O.P. 1989 Working the System, Government in Queensland (University of Queensland Press)
- Coaldrake, O.P. and Stedman, L. 1998. On the Brink. Australia's Universities Confronting their Future. (University of Queensland Press)
- Coaldrake, O.P. and Stedman, L. Academic Work in the Twenty-First Century (DETYA, Occasional Paper Series 99-4).
- The Courier Mail Q Weekend 3 August 2015, pp10-14.
- Peter, Coaldrake,. "QUT - Staff Profiles - Peter Coaldrake". staff.qut.edu.au. Retrieved 28 February 2018.
- Universities Australia Archived 17 February 2011 at the Wayback Machine.
- "Peter Coaldrake, Chair (Queensland Heritage Council)". Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 21 December 2012.
- "QUT announces new Vice-Chancellor". Queensland University of Technology. 14 September 2017. Retrieved 28 February 2018.
- Miles, Steven (1 December 2016). "Palaszczuk Government salutes contribution of outgoing chair of Queensland Heritage Council". Queensland Government. Archived from the original on 16 May 2017. Retrieved 16 May 2017.
- Office of the Governor-General and Australian Government Honours website Archived 29 June 2011 at the Wayback Machine.
Media related to Peter Coaldrake at Wikimedia Commons
|Vice Chancellor of Queensland University of Technology
2003 – 2017