Personal profile


Sophie works in the Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences at Monash University as a Lecturer.



Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Physiotherapy, Graduate Certificate in Health Professions Education, Certificate in Exercise for Women, Certificate IV in Fitness. Current PhD candidate. 

Clinical experience: 

Acute musculoskeletal, cardiorespiratory and women's health practice in public health, community rehabilitation and group exercise instruction.  Have worked in Melbourne, regional Victoria and the United Kingdom.  

Experience and Interests in Education

Coordinates applied anatomy in physiotherapy in the Doctorate (and previously the Bachelor) of Physiotherapy. Direct teaching roles for applied anatomy, biomechanics, pathology, prac skills and CBL tutor.

Co-director of Curriculum of Physiotherapy Programs

Member of the School of Primary and Allied Health Care Education Committee

My education philosophy (and research interests) are driven by applying best practice education and assessment approaches to contribute to competent, work-ready graduates.

Research Interests

Sustainable education and assessment practice in health professions education, predictors of clinical performance, selection of students and professionalism in health professions education and facilitating the development of self-regulated learning skills. 


External positions

Member, Australian and New Zealand Association for Health Professions Educators

2019 → …

Member, Item Writing Panel - Assessment Australian Physiotherapy Council