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Associate Professor Angela Christiansen

Associate Dean

Contact Information Telephone: +61 8 6304 2685, Email:, Campus: Joondalup, Room: JO21.440
Staff Member Details
Telephone: +61 8 6304 2685
Campus: Joondalup  
Room: JO21.440  


Angela is an Associate Professor within the School of Nursing and Midwifery.


  • Doctor of Philosophy in Educational Research, England, 2014.
  • Master of Science (Nursing), England, 1998.
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Education (Nursing), England, 1994.
  • Bachelor of Arts with Honours, England, 1991.


Recent Research Grants

  • A cohort study to inform the development of a strategic intervention to develop EI, student well-being and retention across an undergraduate nursing and nursing/midwifery university program in WA.,  Edith Cowan University,  School of Nursing and Midwifery Strategic Initiative Fund,  2017 - 2018,  $10,000.

Recent Publications (within the last five years)

Journal Articles

  • Zubairu, K., Christiansen, A., Kirkcaldy, A., Kirton, JA., Kelly, CA., Simpson, P., Gillespie, A., Brown, J., (2017), An evaluation of National Health Service England's Care Maker Programme: A mixed‐methods analysis. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 26(23-24), 4634-4645, West Sussex, United Kingdom, Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, DOI: 10.1111/jocn.13809.
  • Christiansen, A., Barnes, T., Bewley , T., Kaehne, A., Lynes, D., Kirkcaldy, A., (2016), An evaluation of the Open and Honest care Programme in acute NHS trusts in Northern England. Journal of Nursing Management, 24(6), 755-765, DOI: 10.1111/jonm.12379.
  • Christiansen, A., O'Brien, M., Kirton, J., Zubairu, K., Bray, L., (2015), Delivering compassionate care: The enablers and barriers. British Journal of Nursing, 24(16), 833-837, London, United Kingdom, MA Healthcare, DOI: 10.12968/bjon.2015.24.16.833.
  • Christiansen, A., Prescott, T., Ball, J., (2014), Learning in action: Developing safety improvement capabilities through action learning. Nurse Education Today, 34(2), 243-247, Kidlington, UK, Churchill Livingstone, DOI: 10.1016/j.nedt.2013.07.008.
  • Bray, L., O'Brien, M., Kirton, J., Zubairu, K., Christiansen, A., (2014), The role of professional education in developing compassionate practitioners: A mixed methods study exploring the perceptions of health professionals and pre-registration students. Nurse Education Today, 34(3), 480-486, UK, Churchill Livingstone, DOI: 10.1016/j.nedt.2013.06.017.
  • Christiansen, A., Vernon, V., Jinks, A., (2013), Perceptions of the benefits and challenges of the role of advanced practice nurses in nurse-led out-of-hours care in Hong Kong: a questionnaire study. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 22(7-8), 1173-1181, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2702.2012.04139.x.
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