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Graduated from Liverpool John Moores (UK) in 1993 with a BSc (Hons, class 1), and completed a PhD in 1997 from the University of Wolverhampton. Held lectureships at The University of North London, DeMontfort University (UK), Massey University (NZ), and Federation University (AUS).
Human Anatomy and Physiology
Scholarship of Teaching and Learning
Human skeletal muscle research and cardiovascular physiology research (1996 – 2010).
Currently progressing a research programme in the scholarship of teaching and learning, with collaborative projects ongoing in Australia and Fiji.
Current Research Projects:
Student engagement with undergraduate courses.
Attitude to chemistry in Health Science undergraduates.
Assessment and achievement in undergraduate courses.
Attitude to the study of chemistry and its relationship with achievement in an introductory undergraduate course.
Journal of the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, Vol. 15, No. 2, April 2015, pp. 33 - 41.
Quantifying attitude to chemistry in students at The University of the South Pacific.
Chemistry Education Research and Practice, 2014, 15, 184 -191.
Approaches to Study in Undergraduate Nursing Students in Regional Victoria, Australia.
International Journal of Nursing Education Scholarship 2014; 11(1), 1-10.
Attitude to the subject of chemistry in undergraduate nursing students at Fiji National University and Federation University, Australia.