School of Nursing & Midwifery
BA (Soc Sci), BA (Hons, English), Grad Cert TESOL, PhD (English), Grad Cert Education (Higher Ed), Certificate III Dog Behaviour and Training (National Dog Trainers Federation).
2015 Vice-Chancellor's Award for Early Career Researchers
2014 Executive Dean's Teaching Excellence Award
2012 HESTA 'Innovation in Nursing' category finalist
2004 FUSA Service to International Students
My role is to currently support the language needs of over 600 international nursing students in the School of Nursing & Midwifery. I deliver face-to-face classes and provide online support. I also research English for Specific Purposes (Nursing English and Academic English), English language policy, and have a teaching-based research interest in the use of English-learning computer games.
Communication, English language, Linguistics, Educational Gaming, e-Learning
Communication and learning. Areas of particular interest include body language and nonverbal communication, first-language interference in SLA, and e-learning (including educational gaming).
: Community of Inquiry; Education
; Curriculum Development; Psychomotor Skills
Assistance Dog work
|Phone:||+61 8 82013378|
|Location:||Sturt North Wing (N226)|
|Postal address:||GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia|