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Dr Scott Devenish
Discipline Leader in Paramedicine
Faculty of Health,
School - Clinical Sciences,
Senior Lecturer
Faculty of Health,
School - Clinical Sciences
IHBI Membership
Institute of Health Biomedical Innovation (IHBI),
IHBI Health Projects,
IHBI Clinical Sciences - CDA
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Public Health and Health Services
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PhD (Queensland University of Technology), Masters in Vocational Education Training (Southern Cross University)

Professional memberships
and associations

Fellow, Australasian College of Paramedicine

Fellow, Higher Education Academy



Professional Socialisation of University Educated Paramedics

* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008


Dr Scott Devenish is the QUT Paramedicine Discipline Lead and a Fellow of both the Australasian College of Paramedicine and the UK Higher Education Academy. Scott has previously held leadership roles at QUT such as the Paramedicine Program Coordinator and the Director of International Engagement and Recruitment for the School of Clinical Sciences. He has a strong interest international paramedic placements and exchanges. Scott has a diploma in paramedic science, a bachelor’s degree in nursing, a master’s degree in vocational education and a doctorate, which investigated transition to practice (university student to practising paramedic) in Australia and the United Kingdom.

Research Interests

  • Paramedic Education and Training
  • Transition to professional paramedic practise
  • International engagement and student mobility
  • Australian Military Medicine
This information has been contributed by Dr Scott Devenish.