Dr Michelle Newcomb

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Faculty of Health,
School of Public Health & Social Work


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Faculty of Health,
School of Public Health & Social Work


Public Health and Health Services

Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008


  • Doctor of Philosophy (Queensland University of Technology)


Lecturer, course convenor, tutor, guest lecturer and liaison visitor for Queensland University of Technology (QUT), Griffith University (GU) and Australian Catholic University (ACU). These roles have also included:

  • Convening undergraduate and postgraduate social work courses, including a capstone course.
  • The development of unit, lecture, tutorial and workshop material.
  • Creating new student assessments.
  • Marking and assessment of a range of student activities.

Unit Coordinator

2020 - QUT Understanding Families and Relationships - SWB110 People, Community and Disability - SWB306 Child, Youth and Family Practice (Masters) - SWN024 2019 - Griffith University  Critical Reflective Practice (Logan, Gold Coast and Online campuses) - 4002 HSV Social Work II - Critical Social Work (Logan, Gold Coast and Online campuses) - 3038 HSV Independent students (Masters) Social Work Dissertation 2017 - QUT Child Protection and Family Practice - SWB304 Tutor

2010-2018 - QUT Practice Theories Communication and Engagement in Professional Contexts (Masters) Human Rights Advanced Communication for Social Work and Human Services Working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples and Communities Casework and Case Management Practice Research Project (Masters) Australian Society, Systems and Policies Working in Human Service Organisations Understanding Families and Relationships Research Practices for Professional Practice Professional Practice Processes and Assessment Introduction to Social Work and Human Services Introduction to Youth Services Health Society and Culture International Health 2017 - ACU Justice and Change in a Global World


Selected publications

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