Research / Grant Review
|2008-2019||Cooperative Research Centre - Expert scientific peer review of research project proposals for the CRC for Remote Economic Participation - National Health and Medical Research Council - Review Panellist for Capacity Building Grants for Population Health and Health Services Research - National Health and Medical Research Council – Research Translation Faculty - Australian Research Council – External Grant Reviewer - Canadian Institute of Health Research - Training Grant: Indigenous Mentorship Network Program - National Health and Medical Research Council – Project Grant Review Panel (2008-2016) - Australian Research Council – College of Experts (SBE) (2015-2017) - National Health and Medical Research Council – Academy of Assigners (2017-2018) - Australian Research Council Medical Advisory Group (2019)|
James Cook University
James Cook University
Southern Cross University
Charles Darwin University
2008 & 2010 Australian College of Educators Teaching Award
- Course Revision Tertiary Access Courses preparatory program
- Development of the Bachelor of Indigenous Studies (Torres Strait Studies) Indigenous Anthropology subject
- Development of the Post Graduate Diploma in Indigenous Research Ethics
- Subject Coordinator in the Diploma and Advance Diploma in Community Management
- Course and subject Coordinator in the Diploma of Indigenous Health
- Subject development and coordination Indigenous Health Studies for Nursing Science
- Guest lecturer in post-graduate and undergraduate teaching in various subjects in Public Health, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Speech Pathology, Medicine, Dentistry, and Pharmacy
- Subject Coordinator for two undergraduate health sciences and two post-graduate Public Health subjects
- Course Coordinator Master of Public Health / Master of Business Administration
- Academic Advisor Indigenous Health
|2018||Dare to be Deadly, Indigenous Leadership Forum, CQUniversity Australia|
|2015||Parasitology Masterclass, Australian College of Tropical Medicine|
|2011||Parasitology Masterclass, Australian College of Tropical Medicine|
|2011||Social Network Analysis Masterclass, Melbourne University|
|2009||Cultural Epidemiology, Australian National University|
|2009||Yidin Aboriginal Language Course, RMW Dixon , James Cook University|
|2007||Mentor Training, Education Queensland|
|2006||Social Epidemiology, Melbourne University|
|2003||Introduction to N6 and N/vivo, Qualitative Research Software|
|2002||Time Management, James Cook University|
|2000||Instructional Design using Blackboard, James Cook University|
|1998||Performance Management Supervisor Training, Macquarie University|
As Deputy Vice-President, Indigenous Engagement I lead strategic initiatives and engagement with stakeholders and manage staff and resources to effectively implement the University’s vision strategy and goals.
I am also currently the Director for the Centre for Indigenous Health Equity Research and BHP Chair in Indigenous Engagement.
In 2020 I successfully lead the proposal and launch of the Australian-first, First Nations Research Higher Degree (RHD) Academy.
Usher K, Miller A, O’Conner T, Lindsay D, Turale S, Miller M, & Sellen J. Successful Strategies for the Retention of Indigenous Students In Nursing Courses – Report to the Queensland Nursing Council Research Committee. Research Allocation No. 02030: 2003.
Beal C.D; Jackson M; Stewart R.A; Fielding.; Miller A; Tan, PL (2019) Exploring community-based water management options for remote Australia. Final report for the Remote and Isolated Communities Essential Services Project, Griffith University, Brisbane, Qld. November, 2019.
Kirk M, Korda R, Clements A, Lucas R, D’Este C, Armstrong B, Mueller J, Jones, A Miller A, Banwell C, Batterham P, Lal A, Braunig J, Housen T. The PFAS Health Study Phase II Research Protocols. Report – Australian Government Department of Health, 2 Aug, 2018.
|2007-10||- Editor-in-Chief - Journal of Rural and Tropical Public Health - Content Editor - Journal of Rural and Tropical Public Health|
|2008 & 2010||- Australian College of Educators Teaching Award|
|2008-17||External Assessor / Examiner - Australian National University - Deakin University - University of Western Australia - University of Southern Queensland|
|2010||- Fellowship – PHCRED & Combined Universities Centre for Rural Health WA - Teaching and Learning Academy - James Cook University|
|2013-15||- Best Paper Awards for Maui International Academic Conference, Hawaii, USA - Member of the Menzies Health Institute Queensland|
|2013-19||Journal Reviewer - Australian & New Zealand Journal of Public Health - Journal of Australian Indigenous Issues - Aboriginal Policy Studies - PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases - World Journal of Gastroenterology - Rural and Remote Health - Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology - BMJ Open - Acta Tropica - Journal of Tropical Medicine and Infectious Disease|
I am currently accredited for supervision in the following:
At the level of Principal Supervisor
Public Health and Health Services - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health
Public Health and Health Services - Epidemiology
Public Health and Health Services - Public Health and Health Services not elsewhere classified