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Biographical entry Higgs, Joy

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Educator and Physiotherapist


Joy Higgs's teaching and research interests include clinical education, professional socialisation, clinical reasoning and decision making, the nature and generation of professional knowledge, the nature of professionalism and professional practice, directions in health care, and qualitative research approaches.



1989 - 1996
Career position - Head of the School of Physiotherapy at the University of Sydney
1990 -
Career position - Consultant at Charles Sturt University, New South Wales
1990 -
Career position - Consultant at Auckland Institute of Technology, New Zealand
1995 -
Career position - Consultant at Griffith University, Queensland
1995 -
Career position - Professor in the School of Physiotherapy in the Faculty of Health Science at the University of Sydney
Career position - Visiting Professor at the University of Technology, Sydney

Published resources

Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions


See also

  • Herd, Margaret ed., Who's Who in Australia 2002 (Melbourne: Crown Content, 2001), 2020 pp. Details

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