Dr Flora He - Nat Sch of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine (Faculty of Health Sciences)

Assistant Supervisor – Only eligible to supervise with a fully accredited Principal or Co-supervisor


I obtained my PhD from the Australian National University, investigating the contributing factors related to acculturative stress among international students who are studying undergraduate nursing courses in Australia. I used a mixed methods design for this research. I also have other qualifications including a Graduate Certificate in University Teaching and Learning (GCUTL) at Charles Darwin University, a Bachelor of Nursing and Master of Clinical Education at the Australian Catholic University.


Phone :9082 (North Sydney)
Email :Flora.He@acu.edu.au
URIs : Staff Directory Profile

Research Interests

Student learning experiences ; Student psychological issues ; Innovative teaching and learning ; e-learning ; cultural aspects of teacher practice ;

Methods Expertise

quantitative, qualitative, mixed methods ;

Research Projects

No research project is currently recorded.

Selected Publications


Assessing readiness for self-directed learning within a non-traditional nursing cohort., in Nurse Education Today


Perceived acculturative stress and sense of coherence in Chinese nursing students in Australia. , in Nurse Education Today

Transition Programs for Internationally Educated Nurses: What Can the United States Learn from the United Kingdom, Australia, and Canada., in Nursing Economics

Other information

I have had one completion of HDR student's supervision at Charles Darwin University.
Student name: Tahir Mahmood Ali
The thesis title: Community Managed Organizations in the Northern Territory Mental Health Sector: Sources of Funding and Their Impact on Service Delivery
Date of submitted: 20/7/2016
University: Charles Darwin University
My role: Associate supervisor