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Ms Janica Jamieson


Staff Member Details
Telephone: +61 8 6304 5634
Campus: Joondalup  
Room: JO21.228  

Janica is a Lecturer and Placement Coordinator in the Master of Nutrition and Dietetics in the School of Medical and Health Sciences.

Current Teaching

  • NUT2220 Nutritional Assessment
  • NUT2210 Nutrition in the Life Cycle
  • NUT5113 Nutrition Assessment and Anthropometry
  • NUT6109 Individual Case Management Placement and Evaluation


Janica has an interest in the teaching and assessment of students during placement and has implemented a programme of assessment for the dietetics students at ECU. Janica is undertaking her PhD (Monash University) to extend this work.

Prior to ECU, Janica worked as a Senior Clinical Dietitian at Joondalup Health Campus. During her seven years as a clinical dietitian, Janica worked in a wide range of clinical areas and specialised in critical care and surgical nutrition. With her critical care experience, she completed a Bachelor of Honours (First Class) exploring the energy expenditure of individuals with  burn injuries. Supervising students in her role as a clinical dietitian inspired Janica to join the ECU Master of Nutrition and Dietetics team as the Placement Coordinator and Lecturer.

Professional Associations

  • Accredited Practising Dietitian
  • Dietitians Association of Australia

Awards and Recognition

  • Vice-Chancellor Staff Excellence Award (Excellence in Teaching), Edith Cowan University 2017

Research Areas and Interests

Janica recently completed her Bachelor of Science (First Class Honours) examining the energy expenditure of individuals with a burn injury using indirect calorimetry and continues to have an interest in the field of critical care nutrition.

Janica has an interest in competency-based assessment and engaging educators in the design and implementation of these practices.


  • Bachelor of Health Science with First Class Honours, Edith Cowan University, 2016.
  • Postgraduate diploma in dietetics, Curtin University of Technology, 2009.
  • Bachelor of Science Nutrition, Curtin University of Technology, 2008.

Research Outputs

Journal Articles

  • Jamieson, J., Palermo, C., Hay, M., Gibson, S. (2019). Assessment practices for dietetic trainees: a systematic review. Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, 119(2), 272-292.e23.
  • Weber, K., Carter, B., Jenkins, G., Jamieson, J. (2019). A dietetic clinical educator enhances the experience and assessment of clinical placement. Nutrition and Dietetics, 76(4), 486-492.

Journal Articles

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