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DR Gillian Webb


  • Development of curriculum, assessment of student learning, clinical education (Physiotherapy, Education, International)



  • I have been involved in physiotherapy education for many years. My specific interests are in curriculum design and student learning. In particular how students learn in the clinical environment and how to facilitate learning in small groups. I have extensive experience in curriculum design in many countries including India, Nepal, Afghanistan, Fiji, Malaysia and Indonesia. I am President of the International Society of Physiotherapy Educators. I have recently become involved in developing program for Inter-professional education for Health Professional students.   


Member of

  • Australian Physiotherapy Association. Member 1965 - 2015
  • International Society of Physiotherapy Educators. President 1998 - 2011
  • Physiotherapy Educators Group, Australian Physiotherapy Association. Chairperson 2006 - 2010


Selected publications



Education and training

  • DipPhysio, Lincoln
  • GDipRehab, Lincoln
  • MClinEd, University of New South Wales
  • DEd, University of Melbourne 2004

Awards and honors

  • The John Smyth Award, Melbourne Education, 2005
  • Cultural diversity award,, The University of Melbourne, 1999