Deputy Director, University of Newcastle Department of Rural Health
Current position: Deputy Director, University of Newcastle Department of Rural Health
Years qualified: 35 years
What are your areas of interest in research?
Rural health; Interprofessional education and collaborative practice; Advanced clinical practice; Image interpretation
Would you describe yourself as a ‘novice’ or ‘experienced’ researcher? Experienced
Research qualifications: PhD; MSc
What is your greatest research achievement? PhD completion
Why did you decide to get involved in research? Part of my job
How did you find a mentor/supervisor?
Through Uni network
What was/is your supervisor/mentor’s best advice? Don’t stop until the job’s done.
What do you enjoy most about being involved in these research activities? The challenge
What has been your biggest challenge or barrier to being involved in research? Competitors and detractors
What one piece of advice would you give other researchers who have never been involved in research before? Maintain your momentum
Is there any other information you wish to share with the network? I enjoy collaborating