James Peter Hill
- Category : 1873-births
- Type : MGP
- Profile : 4/6 - Opportunistic / Role Model
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : RAX The Sleeping Phoenix 1
British embryologist who moved to Australia in 1892 where he conducted studies on the platypus and marsupials.
He received the Royal Society's Darwin Medal in 1940 for his research on marsupials and monotremes.
He had retired in 1938, but is said to have continued working at home until his death on 24 May 1954, aged 81.