Professor Nicholas Buys
Dean, Learning & Teaching (Health)
Location: G40_8.68, Griffith Health Centre
Gold Coast Campus
Griffith University Qld 4222
Phone: +61 (0)7 5678 9280
Professor Nicholas Buys is the Dean, Learning & Teaching in the Health Faculty at Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia. Formerly, he was Head, School of Human Services and Director of the Research Centre for Human Services at Griffith. He has attracted over $3 million in research grant funding, including grants from the Australian Research Council, motor accident and workers compensation authorities. He has also been a partner on a number of Australian Learning and Teaching Council. Grants that included first year assessment, inter-professional learning and intercultural competence. Nick has over 150 peer reviewed publications in the areas of chronic disease prevention, health promotion, vocational rehabilitation, disability management and learning and teaching. His research interests span a broad number of areas including assessment, the first year experience, University-community partnerships, disability and rehabilitation. Nick was a founding member of RCAA.