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 governance of large non-government services, 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

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Publications

Featured Publications

Book

Book Chapter

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

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

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

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

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

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

  • Wilson, J. E. (2000). Approaches to supervision in fieldwork. In Fieldwork in the human services: Theory and practice for field educators, practice teachers and supervisors 1st ed. (pp. 26-39) St Leonards, N.S.W.: Allen & Unwin.

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Fengsong, G., Tilse, C., Wilson, J., Tuckett, A. and Newcombe, P. (2016). "We're still here..": Employment intentions among aged care nurses and nursing assistants from diverse cultural backgrounds. In: International Federation on Ageing (IFA) 13th Global Conference, Brisbane, QLD Australia, (). 21-23 June 2016.

  • Gao, F, Newcombe, P, Tilse, C.,, Wilson, J and Tuckett, A (2016). Optimizing job demands in aged care: helping nurses cope with challenges. In: International Federation on Ageing 13th Global Conference, Brisbane Australia, (). 21-23 June 2016.

  • Saxby, Christine, Wilson, Jill and Newcombe, Peter (2013). Does best practice clinical supervision lead to better outcomes? Findings from a Queensland study of community allied health professionals. In: Advances in Clinical Supervision: Innovation and Practice. Conference Monograph: A selection of papers presented at the Advances in Clinical Supervision Conference. Advances in Clinical Supervision: Innovation & Practice. International Clinical Supervision Conference, Sydney, NSW, Australia, (23-27). 4-6 June, 2013.

  • Gao, Fengsong (Annie), Newcombe, Peter A., Tilse, Cheryl F., Wilson, J.E. and Tuckett, Anthony G. (2013). Nurses leaving residential aged care: balancing demands and resources. In: Grey Expectations: Ageing in the 21st Century. AAG National Conference 2013: 46th Australian Association of Gerontology National Conference, Sydney, NSW, Australia, (). 27-29 November, 2013.

  • Gao, Fengsong, Tilse, Cheryl F., Wilson, Jill E., Tuckett, Anthony G. and Newcombe, Peter A. (2012). Attraction and retention of residential aged care workers in Australia. In: 11th National Conference of Emerging Researchers in Ageing, Brisbane, Australia, (). 19-20 November 2012.

  • Mitchell, L., Byrne, G., Wilson, J., Tilse, C. and Pachana, A. (2012). Financial capacity in the presence of diffuse cortical atrophy: a single case study. In: Charting new frontiers in aging. Abstracts of the Gerontological Society of America 65th Annual Scientific Meeting. 65th Annual Scientific Meeting “Charting New Frontiers in Aging”, San Diego, CA, United States, (528-528). 14-18 November 2012.

  • Meissner, Ellen, Callan, Victor and Wilson, Jill (2012). Managerial identity, career progression and job satisfaction among middle managers in the health care sector. In: Werner Soontiens, 26th Annual Australian and New Zealand Academy of Management Conference: Managing for Volatility and Instability. ANZAM 2012 Conference, Perth, Australia, (1-18). 5-7 December 2012.

  • Tilse, C., Wilson, J. and Rosenman, L. (2012). Responding to a suspected financial abuse in residential aged care. In: Abstracts of the Australian Association of Gerontology, 45th National Conference. 45th National Conference of the Australian Association of Gerontology, Brisbane, Australia, (59-59). 20-23 November 2012. doi:10.1111/j.1741-6612.2012.00655.x

  • Wilson, J., Tilse, C., White, B. and Willmott, L. (2012). Securing intentions: substitute decision makers and enduring documents. In: Abstracts of the Australian Association of Gerontology, 45th National Conference. 45th National Conference of the Australian Association of Gerontology, Brisbane, Australia, (59-60). 20-23 November 2012. doi:10.1111/j.1741-6612.2012.00655.x

  • Massavelli, Bronwyn, Pinsker, D., Pachana, N., Vearncombe, K., Stone, V., Byrne, G., Wilson, J. and Tilse, C. (2011). The utility of the social vulnerability scale as a predictor of financial capacity in dementia patients. In: Reinventing aging through innovation. Abstracts of the International Psychogeriatric Association 15th International Congress. 15th International Congress on the International Psychogeriatric Association, The Hague, The Netherlands, (S194-S195). 6-9 September 2011. doi:10.1017/S1041610211001293

  • Petersen, M., Wilson, J., Wright, O. and Capra, S. (2010). Understanding food in aged care facilities: Findings from a case study  . In: Australasian Journal on Ageing: Abstracts of the 43rd National Conference of the Australian Association of Gerontology. 43rd National Conference of the Australian Association of Gerontology. Islands of Ageing: Building Bridges for people, policy and practice, Hobart, TAS, Australia, (32-32). 17-19 November 2010. doi:10.1111/j.1741-6612.2010.00481.x

  • Pachana, N. A., Wilson, J., Stone, V., Tilse, C. and Byrne, G. (2008). Validation of an assessment battery for testing financial capacity in persons with dementia. In: National Dementia Research Forum 2008, Sydney Australia, (). 18 September 2008.

  • Tilse, C. F., Wilson, J. E., Setterlund, D. S. and Rosenman, L. S. (2007). The new caring: Financial asset management and older people. In: Weller, N. J. and Rattan, S. I. S., Healthy Aging and Longevity Third International Conference. Third International Conference on Healthy Ageing and Longevity, Melbourne, (355-361). 13-15 October, 2006. doi:10.1196/annals.1396.015

  • Crow, N., Kavanagh, D., Wilson, J., Sturk, H., Spence, S., Strong, J., Worrall, L. and Skerrett, R. (2002). A controlled trial of training in supervision. In: Australian Journal of Psychology. -, -, (20-20). 2002.

  • Kavanagh, D, Strong, J, Wilson, J, Worrall, L, Sturk, H and Crow, N (2002). A survey of current supervision practices of allied health staff in mental health services. In: Australian Journal of Psychology. -, -, (37-38). 2002.

Other Outputs

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Master Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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Completed Supervision