Professor Jill Wilson

Professor

School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work
Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences
wilsonj@uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 51254

Overview

Professor Jill Wilson is the Director of Research in the School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work.

Her research areas relate to the interface between policy and practice in the areas of aged care, substitute and assisted decision making, models of aged care, cognitive impairment and service models in disability, elder abuse, assets and ageing and end of life decision making. Her current research partners include the Public Trustee, the Public Advocate and Public Guardian, UnitingCare Queensland, and Cancer Councils in Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria.

She has a long history of involvement in the governance of large non-government services and the establishment of services to meet emerging needs. She teaches in the areas of health and ageing, social work methods and field education.

Qualifications

  • Graduate Certificate of Education, The University of Queensland
  • PhD, The University of Queensland
  • Master of Social Work, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Social Studies, The University of Queensland

Publications

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Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Publications

Featured Publications

Book

  • Kathy Ellem, Wing Hong Chui and Jill Wilson ed. (2017). Social work and human services best practice. 2 ed. Annandale, NSW Australia: Federation Press.

  • Cleak, Helen and Wilson, Jill (2013). Making the most of field placement. 3rd ed. South Melbourne, VIC, Australia: Cengage Learning.

  • O'Connor, Ian, Wilson, Jill, Setterlund, Deborah and Hughes, Mark (2008). Social Work and Human Service Practice. 5 ed. French's Forest, NSW: Pearson Education Australia.

  • Cleak, Helen and Wilson, Jill (2007). Making the most of field placement. 2nd ed. South Melbourne, Australia: Thomson Learning Australia.

  • O'Connor, I., Hughes, M., Turney, D., Wilson, J. E. and Setterlund, D. S. (2006). Social Work and Social Care Practice. 5th ed. London: Sage. doi:10.4135/9781446279458

  • Cleak, Helen and Wilson, Jill (2004). Making the Most of Field Placements. Southbank, Victoria: Thomson Learning.

  • O'Connor, I., Wilson, J. E. and Setterlund, D. S. (2003). Social Work and Welfare Practice. 4th ed. Frenchs Forest: Pearson Education Australia.

Book Chapter

  • Ling, Liong Ing, Wilson, Jill and Shevellar, Lynda (2017). Managing everyday living: Microfinance and capability. Microfinance for Entrepreneurial Development: Sustainability and Inclusion in Emerging Markets. (pp. 107-125) edited by . Cham, Switzerland: Springer International Publishing. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-62111-1_6

  • Wilson, Jill and Tilse, Cheryl (2017). Older people. Social work and human services best practice. (pp. 126-146) edited by Kathy Ellem, Wong Hong Chui and Jill Wilson.Leichardt, NSW, Australia: Federation Press.

  • MacDonald, Sarah, Ellem, Kathy and Wilson, Jill (2016). Supporting young people with an intellectual disability transitioning from out-of-home care to adult life in Queensland, Australia. Young people transitioning from out-of-home care: international research, policy and practice. (pp. 45-69) edited by Philip Mendes and Pamela Snow.London, United Kingdom : Palgrave Macmillan. doi:10.1057/978-1-137-55639-4_3

  • Wilson, Jill, Tilse, Cheryl, Chui, WIng Hong, Setterlund, Deborah, Chan, Heng Choon (Oliver) and Woo, Jean (2013). Elder financial asset management. Aging in Hong Kong: a comparative perspective. (pp. 93-114) edited by Jean Woo.New York, NY, United States: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-1-4419-8354-1

  • Hughes, Mark and Wilson, Jill (2009). Advocacy: An overarching approach. Case management for community practice. (pp. 133-154) edited by Elizabeth Moore.South Melbourne: Oxford University Press.

  • Tilse, Cheryl, Wilson, Jill and Setterlund, Deborah (2009). Personhood, financial decision-making and dementia: An Australian perspective. Decision making, personhood, and dementia : Exploring the interface. (pp. 133-143) edited by Deborah O'Connor and Barbara Purves.Philadelphia, PA, United States: Jessica Kingsley Publishers.

  • Tilse, C. F., Wilson, J. E. and Setterlund, D. S. (2007). Residential care: Informed choices. Lessons on aging from three nations. V.2 The Art of Caring for Older Adults. (pp. 37-51) edited by Sara Carmel, Carol A. Morse, Fernando M. Torres-Gil, JoAnn Damron-Rodriguez, Susan Feldman and Terence Seedsman.New York: Baywood Publishing Company.

  • Wilson, J E and Chui, W. H. (2006). Looking for the 'best' in practice: An introduction. Social Work and Human Services Best Practice. (pp. 1-12) edited by W.H. Chui and J. Wilson.Sydney: Federation Press.

  • Setterlund, D S, Wilson, J E and Tilse, C F (2006). Older people. Social Work and Human Services Best Practice. (pp. 150-171) edited by W.H. Chui and J. WIlson.Sydney: Federation Press.

  • Wilson, J. E. (2000). Approaches to supervision in fieldwork. Fieldwork in the human services: Theory and practice for field educators, practice teachers and supervisors. (pp. 26-39) edited by .St Leonards, N.S.W.: Allen & Unwin.

Journal Article

Conference Publication

Other Outputs

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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  • Master Philosophy — Principal Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Master Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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  • Master Philosophy — Associate Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Master Philosophy — Associate Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

Completed Supervision