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Femke Buisman-Pijlman

Academic Program Director
Melbourne School Of Professional And Continuing Education
oxytocin
Dogs
Life course
Stress
Online
Origin and treatment responses; alcohol
cats
Social behaviour
drugs
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A/Prof

Femke Buisman-Pijlman

 
Division
Business And Economics
 
Primary Interest
Human - animal interaction and welfare
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A/Prof

Femke Buisman-Pijlman

 

Associate Professor Femke Buisman-Pijlman is making a global impact through training, innovation and research.Associate Professor Femke Buisman-Pijlman has been making a global impact through training, innovation and research for decades. She is a leader in online education and curriculum development, specialising in continued education and has been awarded the South Australian Early Career STEM Educator of the Year - Tertiary Education and several teaching scholarships.

As the Academic program Director (health) at MSPACE, she supports a multimillion dollar teaching portfolio for the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, the largest faculty at The University of Melbourne. During her academic career at The University of Adelaide she developed and coordinated full online postgraduate degrees in Addiction Studies and was the program leader for the International Programme in Addiction Studies at The University of Adelaide, run with King's College London (UK) and Virginia Commonwealth University (USA). She also developed a very successful free online Mooc on Managing Addiction, a Major for the Bachelor of Health and Medical Sciences and helped implement addiction studies in a range of health courses. Femke also established a new cross-discipline research line investigating the role of oxytocin the impact of early adversity on mental health and addiction through the life span and has over 2000 citations.She works to provide flexible, engaging, inclusive and high-quality teaching solutions that are market driven for local and global markets. She enjoys working in the area of health and health sciences to support the health professionals and leaders of the future. Femke also loves to engage with the public, e.g. as scientist in schools and neuroscientist in resident supporting STEM and Women in Science initiatives.

Find out more about Femke Buisman-Pijlman's experience

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Projects

2019 CI NHMRC National Centre for Clinical Research on Emerging Drugs (NCCRED) Seed Funding Grants.2018 CIA Channel 7 Children's Research Foundation: Early life adversity: trajectories to mental health and drug use. $60,0002017 Erasmus+ Staff exchange to University of Trento EU Erasmus program $2,5002017 UofA Prefered partner grant Visiting academic Freiburg University- Prof. Markus Heinrichs UofA 50002016 Scholarship Australian Higher Education Sector Leadership Colloquium National Excellence in Educational Leadership Initiative 2,5002016 E-learning grant Faculty of Health Sciences2015 MOOC team leader: Managing Addiction: a framework for successful treatment UofA PVCA 2014 Buisman-Pijlman equipment grant Alcohol self-administration equipment, School of Medical Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences $8,5002014 Collins-Praino, Buisman-Pijlman South Australian Community Grant: National Science week

,5002012 South Australian Early Career STEM Educator of the Year -Tertiary Education Government of South Australia (
0,000)2012 Travel award from the US National Institute on Drugs Abuse to present at NIDA International Forum and CPDD US National Institute on Drugs Abuse 10002012 Faculty of Health Sciences International Conference Award (FICA) UofA/Fac2012 Mobile centrifuge unit for research on biomarkers in mental health research in perinatal and adolescent populations. UofA/School 4,0002012 Self-administration apparatus to study food preference, learning and addiction in rat and mice. NHMRC equipment grant. 9,00001997 - 2001 PhD Scholarship Utrecht University and Solvay Pharmaceuticals

Scholarly Works

Displaying the 46 most recent scholarly works by Femke Buisman-Pijlman.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2017

Erasmus+ Staff exchange to University of Trento, Italy

Erasmus+

2016

UofA Preferred partner grant Visiting academic Freiburg University- Prof. Markus Heinrichs

University of Adelaide

2016

Scholarship Australian Higher Education Sector Leadership Colloquium

National Excellence in Educational Leadership Initiative

2012

South Australian Early Career STEM Educator of the Year - Tertiary Education

Dept. of Education, South Australian Government

2011

Executive Dean's Award for Excellence in Teaching

Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Adelaide

1997

PhD scholarship and stipend

Solvay Pharmaceuticals and Utrecht University, Netherlands

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Awards

Credentials

Positions

Positions


Academic Program Director

Melbourne School Of Professional And Continuing Education

Education

Education


Higher Education (Online Learning)

Adelaide University

Infant Mental Health

The Women's and Children's Hospital

PhD in Medicine (Psychopharmacology)

Utrecht University

MSc in Biology (Health Sciences and Ethology)

Utrecht University

BSc in Biology

Utrecht University

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