Associate Professor Peter Lewis

Associate Professor

School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work
Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences
peter.lewis@uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 52951

Overview

Peter is the Director of Teaching and Learning for UQ's School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work. He teaches across both undergaduate and postgraduate programs and is also responsible for the International Portfolio.

Peter's research interests include: teaching and learning; eLearning and flexible learning; digital literacy; and interprofessional education.

Working in tertiary education since 2003, Peter's responsibilities have included but are not limited to: curriculum development and implementation; internal and external accreditation processes; interprofessional teaching and cooperation; development and implementation of School strategic plans; development and management of moderation processes which ensure transparency of standards of quality in implementation and outcomes; administration of programs; maintaining and developing domestic and international partnerships with both industry and external tertiary providers; and international consultancy particular to staff developoment and capacity building, teaching and learning and curricula development and review.

Research Interests

  • Teaching and learning
  • Digital literacy
  • online learning and flexible learning

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Queensland University of Technology

Publications

  • Forbes, Roma and Lewis, Peter (2020). Building placement capacity in the private sector. The Clinical Teacher doi:10.1111/tct.13184

  • Crookes, Patrick A., Lewis, Peter A., Else, Fabienne C. and Crookes, Kay (2020). Current issues with the identification of threshold concepts in nursing. Nurse Education in Practice, 42102682, doi:10.1016/j.nepr.2019.102682

  • Barry, Benjamin, Lewis, Peter, Braunstein, Mark, Cottrell, Neil, Mandrusiak, Allison, Jauncey-Cooke, Jacqueline, Darlington, Sharon, Oancea, Iulia, Sullivan, Claire, Dobbins, Chelsea, Steel, Jim and Hansen, David (2020). Enabling interprofessional education via a new teaching tool based on an electronic medical record. ANZAHPE 2020 Conference, Melbourne, VIC, Australia, 12-15 July 2020. Melbourne, VIC, Australia :Australian & New Zealand Association for Health Professional Educators.

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Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Publications

Book

Book Chapter

  • Lewis, P. A. (2016). Assessment of cardiovascular function. Smeltzer & Bare's Textbook of Medical-Surgical Nursing (Australian and New Zealand Edition). edited by Maureen Farrell.Broadway, NSW, Sydney: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

  • Lewis, P.A. and Douglas, C. (2014). Analysing data using critical thinking skills. Health assessment in nursing (Australian edition). (pp. 56-62) edited by Peter Lewis and David Foley.Broadway, NSW, Australia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins.

  • Lewis, P. A. (2014). Assessment of cardiovascular function. Smeltzer and Bare's Textbook of Medical-surgical Nursing (Australian and New Zealand edition). edited by Maureen Farrell and Jennifer Dempsey.Broadway, NSW, Australia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

  • Lewis, Peter (2014). Heart and neck vessels. Health assessment in nursing (Australian edition). (pp. 391-422) edited by Peter Lewis and David Foley.Broadway, NSW, Australia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins.

  • Lewis, P.A., Birgan, S. and Douglas, C. (2014). Pulling it all together. Health assessment in nursing (Australian edition). (pp. 614-620) edited by Peter Lewis and David Foley.Broadway, NSW, Australia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins.

  • Lewis, P.A. and Coyer, F. (2014). Thorax and lungs. Health assessment in nursing (Australian edition). (pp. 345-372) edited by Peter Lewis and David Foley.Broadway, NSW, Australia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins.

  • Lewis, P.A. and Fairhall, R. (2014). Validating and documenting data. Health Assessment in Nursing. (pp. 45-55) edited by Peter Lewis and David Foley.North Ryde, NSW, Australia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins.

  • Lewis, P. A. and Douglas, C. (2011). Analysing data using critical thinking skills. Weber and Kelley’s Health Assessment in Nursing (Australasian version). edited by Peter Lewis and David Foley.Broadway, NSW, Australia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

  • Lewis, P. A. (2011). Ears. Weber and Kelley’s Health Assessment in Nursing (Australasian version). edited by Peter Lewis and David Foley.Broadway, NSW, Australia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

  • Lewis, P. A. and Seib, C. (2011). Female genitalia. Weber and Kelley’s Health Assessment in Nursing (Australasian version). edited by Peter Lewis and David Foley.Broadway, NSW, Australia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

  • Lewis, P. A. (2011). Heart and neck vessels. Weber and Kelley’s Health Assessment in Nursing (Australasian version). edited by Peter Lewis and David Foley.Broadway, NSW, Australia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

  • Lewis, P. A. and Coyer, F. (2011). Thorax and lungs. Weber and Kelley’s Health Assessment in Nursing (Australasian version). edited by Peter Lewis and David Foley.Broadway, NSW, Australia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

  • Lewis, P. A. and Fairhall, R. (2011). Validating and documenting data. Weber and Kelley’s Health Assessment in Nursing (Australasian version). edited by Peter Lewis and David Foley.Broadway, NSW, Australia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

  • Lewis, P.A. (2010). Assessment of cardiovascular function. Smeltzer & Bare's Textbook of Medical-Surgical Nursing. edited by Maureen Farrell and Jennifer Dempsey.Broadway, NSW, Australia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

Journal Article

Conference Publication

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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