Professor Jill Wilson

Acting Head of School

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Book Chapter

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

  • Wilson, Jill and Tilse, Cheryl (2017). Older people. In Kathy Ellem, Wong Hong Chui and Jill Wilson (Ed.), Social work and human services best practice 2nd ed. (pp. 126-146) 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. In Philip Mendes and Pamela Snow (Ed.), Young people transitioning from out-of-home care: international research, policy and practice (pp. 45-69) 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. 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

Other Outputs

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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  • Master Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Master Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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  • Master Philosophy — Associate Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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  • Master Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

Completed Supervision