Dr Jill Gibbons

Conjoint Senior Lecturer

School of Humanities and Social Science (Social Work)

Career Summary

Biography

Research Expertise

  • Social Work

Qualifications

  • PhD, University of Newcastle
  • Bachelor of Social Work (Honours), University of New South Wales

Keywords

  • Experience-based approach to education
  • Social work

Fields of Research

Code Description Percentage
160799 Social Work not elsewhere classified 100

Professional Experience

UON Appointment

Dates Title Organisation / Department
15/07/2013 - 25/09/2013 Casual Academic University of Newcastle
School of Humanities and Social Science
Australia
13/12/2012 - 15/12/2012 Casual Academic University of Newcastle
School of Humanities and Social Science
Australia
1/11/2012 - 19/11/2012 Thesis Examiner University of Newcastle
School of Humanities and Social Science
Australia
1/05/2010 - 30/07/2010 Casual Academic University of Newcastle
School of Humanities and Social Science
Australia
1/01/2009 - 8/03/2009 Senior Lecturer University of Newcastle
School of Humanities and Social Science
Australia
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Publications

For publications that are currently unpublished or in-press, details are shown in italics.


Journal article (15 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2012 Gibbons JL, Plath DA, 'Single session social work in hospitals', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy, 33 39-53 (2012) [C1]
Co-authors Debbie Plath
2010 Plath DA, Gibbons JL, 'Discoveries on a data-mining expedition: Single session social work in hospitals', Social Work in Health Care, 49 703-717 (2010) [C1]
DOI 10.1080/00981380903520525
Citations Scopus - 1Web of Science - 3
Co-authors Debbie Plath
2009 Gibbons JL, Plath DA, 'Single contacts with hospital social workers: The clients' experiences', Social Work in Health Care, 48 721-735 (2009) [C1]
DOI 10.1080/00981380902928935
Citations Scopus - 6Web of Science - 6
Co-authors Debbie Plath
2008 Boddy JHM, Agllias KB, Gray MM, Gibbons JL, 'Athena's legacy: Preparing women for a mentoring program', Social Work with Groups, 31 203-222 (2008) [C1]
DOI 10.1080/01609510801980666
Citations Scopus - 2
Co-authors Kylie Agllias, Mel Gray
2007 Gray MM, Gibbons JL, 'There are no answers, only choices: Teaching ethical decision making in social work', Australian Social Work, 60 222-238 (2007) [C1]
DOI 10.1080/03124070701323840
Co-authors Mel Gray
2007 Gibbons JL, Bore MR, Munro D, Powis DA, 'Using personal quality assessment for selection of social work students', Australian Social Work, 60 210-221 (2007) [C1]
DOI 10.1080/03124070701323832
Citations Scopus - 12
Co-authors Miles Bore
2005 Gibbons JL, Plath DA, ''Everybody Puts a Lot into It!' Single Session Contacts in Hospital Social Work', Social Work in Health Care, 42 17-34 (2005) [C1]
DOI 10.1300/J010v42n01_02
Citations Scopus - 14Web of Science - 12
Co-authors Debbie Plath
2005 Gibbons JL, Gray MM, 'Teaching social work students about social policy', Australian Social Work, 58 58-75 (2005) [C1]
DOI 10.1111/j.0312-407X.2005.00184.x
Co-authors Mel Gray
2005 Gibbons JL, 'Brief Treatment in Clinical Social Work Practice', Australian Social Work, 58 115-117 (2005) [C3]
2004 Gibbons JL, Gray MM, 'Critical Thinking as Integral to Social Work Practice', Journal of Teaching in Social Work: innovations in instruction, training and educational practice, 24 19-38 (2004) [C1]
Co-authors Mel Gray
2002 Gibbons JL, Gray MM, 'An integrated and experience-based approach to social work education: the Newcastle model', Social Work Education, 21(5) 529-549 (2002) [C1]
Co-authors Mel Gray
2002 Gray MM, Gibbons JL, 'Experience-based learning and its relevance to cocial work practice', The Journal of the Australian Association of Social Workers: Australian Social Work, 55(4) 279-291 (2002) [C1]
Co-authors Mel Gray
2002 Gibbons JL, 'Experiencing an experienced-based learning approach to social work education', Reflections: Narratives of Professional Helping, 8(2) 49-54 (2002) [C1]
2002 Giles RJ, Leprince J, Gibbons JL, 'Multi-disciplinary Student Learning: A model for structural change', Advanced in Social Work and Welfare Education, 4(1) 23-33 (2002) [C1]
2001 Gibbons JL, 'Effective practice: Social work's long history of concern about outcomes', Australian Social Work, 54(3) 3-13 (2001) [C1]
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Conference (3 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2003 Gray MM, Crofts PJ, Geggie JB, Gibbons JL, Stuart GR, 'Putting Families First - Towards the Development of a one stop model of service provision for families of young children', Family and Community Strengths Conference, Newcastle University (2003) [E3]
Co-authors Graeme Stuart, Mel Gray, Judi Geggie, Penny Crofts
2003 Gray MM, Gibbons JL, Lawrence W, Agllias KB, 'The Windale Wisdom Project: Researching Community Strengths', Family and Community Strengths Conference, Newcastle University (2003) [E3]
Co-authors Mel Gray, Kylie Agllias
2002 Gibbons JL, 'Critical Thinking: Preparing students for the complexities of social work practice', Congress of the International Association of Schools of Social Work, Montpellier (2002) [E3]
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Grants and Funding

Summary

Number of grants 15
Total funding $72,279

Click on a grant title below to expand the full details for that specific grant.


20062 grants / $11,500

Capacity building in aged residential care: An intervention research project$10,000

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding body University of Newcastle
Project Team Doctor Jill Gibbons, Ms Penny Crofts
Scheme Pilot Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 2006
Funding Finish 2006
GNo G0186673
Type Of Funding Internal
Category INTE
UON Y

33rd International Congress of Schools of Social Work, 28 Aug - 1 Sept 2006$1,500

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding body University of Newcastle
Project Team Doctor Jill Gibbons
Scheme Travel Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 2006
Funding Finish 2006
GNo G0186147
Type Of Funding Internal
Category INTE
UON Y

20055 grants / $22,574

Map Your Future: An intervention research project aimed at assisting women to achieve their potential through mentoring relationships$10,000

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding body University of Newcastle
Project Team Doctor Jill Gibbons, Professor Mel Gray
Scheme Collaborative Research Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 2005
Funding Finish 2005
GNo G0185731
Type Of Funding Internal
Category INTE
UON Y

Map your future: An intervention research project aimed at assisting women from socio-economically disadvantaged areas to achieve their potential$5,500

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding body University of Newcastle
Project Team Doctor Jill Gibbons
Scheme Project Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 2005
Funding Finish 2005
GNo G0184737
Type Of Funding Internal
Category INTE
UON Y

Visit of Prof Linda Reeser 24/5/2005 to 10/6/2005$4,134

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding body University of Newcastle
Project Team Doctor Jill Gibbons
Scheme Visitor Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 2005
Funding Finish 2005
GNo G0184449
Type Of Funding Internal
Category INTE
UON Y

Mentoring male social work students - Developing a strategy to increase retention rates$2,500

Funding body: Australian Association of Social Work and Welfare Educators

Funding body Australian Association of Social Work and Welfare Educators
Project Team Doctor Jill Gibbons, Ms Penny Crofts
Scheme Project Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 2005
Funding Finish 2005
GNo G0185863
Type Of Funding Not Known
Category UNKN
UON Y

The 4th Australian Family and Community Strengths Conference, 5-8 December 2005$440

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding body University of Newcastle
Project Team Doctor Jill Gibbons
Scheme Travel Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 2005
Funding Finish 2005
GNo G0185997
Type Of Funding Internal
Category INTE
UON Y

20043 grants / $33,085

Map your future$24,000

Funding body: NSW Department of Housing

Funding body NSW Department of Housing
Project Team Professor Mel Gray, Doctor Jill Gibbons
Scheme Project Grant
Role Investigator
Funding Start 2004
Funding Finish 2004
GNo G0185765
Type Of Funding Not Known
Category UNKN
UON Y

Single session social work interventions in hospitals: Client perspectives$8,000

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding body University of Newcastle
Project Team Doctor Jill Gibbons
Scheme Early Career Researcher Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 2004
Funding Finish 2004
GNo G0183803
Type Of Funding Internal
Category INTE
UON Y

Global Social Work Congress 2004, 2-6 October 2004, Adelaide$1,085

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding body University of Newcastle
Project Team Doctor Jill Gibbons
Scheme Travel Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 2004
Funding Finish 2004
GNo G0184457
Type Of Funding Internal
Category INTE
UON Y

20031 grants / $470

Third Australian Family and Community Strengths Conference (Biennial) 30/11/03 to 3/12/03$470

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding body University of Newcastle
Project Team Doctor Jill Gibbons
Scheme Travel Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 2003
Funding Finish 2003
GNo G0183677
Type Of Funding Internal
Category INTE
UON Y

20021 grants / $2,400

Congress of the International Association of Schools of Social Work France, 15-18 July 2002$2,400

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding body University of Newcastle
Project Team Doctor Jill Gibbons
Scheme Travel Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 2002
Funding Finish 2002
GNo G0181975
Type Of Funding Internal
Category INTE
UON Y

20011 grants / $1,350

3rd International Conference on Social Work in Health and Mental Health, Finland 1-5 July 2001$1,350

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding body University of Newcastle
Project Team Doctor Jill Gibbons
Scheme Travel Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 2001
Funding Finish 2001
GNo G0180760
Type Of Funding Internal
Category INTE
UON Y

19991 grants / $344

The Asia Pacific Regional Conference of the IFSW, APASWE, and AASWWE, Brisbane.$344

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding body University of Newcastle
Project Team Doctor Jill Gibbons
Scheme Travel Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 1999
Funding Finish 1999
GNo G0179096
Type Of Funding Internal
Category INTE
UON Y

19971 grants / $556

2nd International Conference on Social Work in Health and Mental Health, Melbourne 12-15 January 1998$556

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding body University of Newcastle
Project Team Doctor Jill Gibbons
Scheme Travel Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 1997
Funding Finish 1997
GNo G0179799
Type Of Funding Internal
Category INTE
UON Y
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Research Supervision

Past Supervision

Year Research Title / Program / Supervisor Type
2013 The Homecoming Experiences of Female Saudi Arabian International Students
Social Work, Faculty of Education and Arts
Co-Supervisor
2011 Every Family: Intergenerational Estrangement Between Older Parents and Their Adult-children
Social Work, Faculty of Education and Arts
Co-Supervisor
2008 Map Your Future: A Study of a Mentoring Program for Women from Disadvantaged Communities
Social Work, Faculty of Education and Arts
Principal Supervisor
2004 "Not a specialist...just a decent human being
Social Work, Faculty of Education and Arts
Sole Supervisor
2004 The Medicalisation of Feelings: Processes That Determine the Use of Anti Depressant Pharmacotherapy Rather Than Combined Models of Care Within the Acute Care Setting
Social Work, Faculty of Education and Arts
Sole Supervisor
2002 Evaluation of Sexual Assault Clinical Guideline Implementation
Social Work, Faculty of Education and Arts
Sole Supervisor
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Dr Jill Gibbons

Position

Conjoint Senior Lecturer
School of Humanities and Social Science
Faculty of Education and Arts

Focus area

Social Work

Contact Details

Email jill.gibbons@newcastle.edu.au
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