Dr Adele Feakes

Adele Feakes
Lecturer - Veterinary Skills
School of Animal and Veterinary Science
Faculty of Sciences

A veterinarian with a Graduate Certificate in Higher Education, currently undertaking a PhD in entrepreneurship, and seeking to use my skills in curriculum development, student career intent research and entrepreneurship research, to help student development of both an innovative and enterprising mindset to enhance success in their chosen career.

Dr Adele Feakes

A veterinarian with a Graduate Certificate in Higher Education, currently undertaking a PhD in entrepreneurship, and seeking to use my skills in curriculum development, student career intent research and entrepreneurship research, to help student development of both an innovative and enterprising mindset to enhance success in their chosen career.

Appointments

Date Position Institution name
2013 Veterinarian - sessional consulting Torrens Road Croydon Park Veterinary Clinic
2010 Lecturer - Veterinary Skills - Practice Management University of Adelaide

Language Competencies

Language Competency
English Can read, write, speak and understand spoken

Education

Date Institution name Country Title
2010 - 2012 University of Adelaide Australia GCert.HEd
1979 - 1983 University of Melbourne Australia BVSc (Hons)

Research Interests

Curriculum and Pedagogy, Education, Entrepreneurship, Professional Ethics, Sociological Methodology and Research Methods, Veterinary Sciences

Journals

Year Citation
1999 Judson, G. J. & Feakes, A. (1999). Vitamin D doses for alpacas (Lama pacos). Australian Veterinary Journal, 77, 5, 310-315.
10.1111/j.1751-0813.1999.tb10270.x

Book Chapters

Year Citation
2015 McArthur, M. & Feakes, A. M. (2015). Veterinary Leadership and Communication Skills. In P. D. Cockcroft (Ed.), Bovine Medicine (pp. 69-76). SINGAPORE: Wiley Blackwell.
2014 Feakes, A. & Whatling, D. (2014). Northington veterinary clinic: a new lease of life?. In Colette Henry (Ed.), Veterinary business and enterprise: Theoretical foundations and practical cases (pp. 147-162). UK: Elsevier.
2014 Feakes, A. & Whatling, D. (2014). Cascade veterinary practice: changing times. In Colette Henry (Ed.), Veterinary business and enterprise: Theoretical foundations and practical cases (pp. 133-146). UK: Elsevier.

Conference Papers

Year Citation
2016 Feakes, A. M., Hyams, J., Barber, S., Cake, M., Webster, B., Palmer, E. ... Thomsen, D. (2016). Gender and university differences in career sector and business intent of Australian veterinary students. Australian Veterinary Association Annual Conference (AVA). Adelaide, SA.
2016 Feakes, A. M., Hyams, J., Cake, M., Barber, S., Webster, B., Palmer, E. ... Petrovski, K. (2016). Importance of professional capabilities to veterinary medicine students. Australian Veterinary Association Annual Conference (AVA). Adelaide, SA.
2016 Feakes, A. M., Hyams, J., Cake, M., Barber, S., Webster, B. & Palmer, E. J. (2016). Expected work conditions - you want me to do what?. Australian Veterinary Association Annual Conference (AVA). Adelaide, SA.
2015 Feakes, A. M., Hyams, J., Barber, S., Cake, M., Webster, B., Palmer, E. & Petrovski, K. (2015). Gender and university factors affecting career intent of veterinary students.. PanPacific Veterinary Conference 2015. Brisbane, Australia.
2011 Feakes, A. M., McArthur, M. A., Hazel, S. J. & Rutley, D. L. (2011). Gender and other impacts on veterinary student attitudes to nontechnical skills, knowledge and attributes needed for their professional future.. Education Research Group of Adelaide (ERGA) Annual Conference. Adelaide.
1995 Feakes, A. M. (1995). Monitoring Alpaca Reproductive Performance. Camelids. Deakin University.
1995 Feakes, A. M. (1995). Management Practices to Enhance Reproductive Performance in Alpacas. Camelids. Deakin University.
1995 Feakes, A. M. (1995). Alpaca Condition Scoring: A Management Tool. Camelids. Deakin University.

Conference Items

Year Citation
2014 Feakes, A., Barber, S., Petrovski, K., LIndsay, N., Hyams, J. & Cake, M. (2014). Veterinary students interested in large animal practice or intensive animal production are also interested in starting or acquiring a business. XXVIII World Buiatrics Congress. Cairns, Australia.

Report for External Bodies

Year Citation
2014 Feakes, A. M., Thomsen, D. A., Lindsay, N. & Palmer, E., (2014). Re-shaping veterinary business curricula to improve graduates’ business skills: a shared resource for educators, Office of Learning and Teaching, Australia, Sydney, Australia,

Internet Publications

Year Citation
2014 Feakes, A. M., Thomsen, D. A., Lindsay, N. & Palmer, E.; (2014); Veterinary Introduction to Business and Enterprise;

Memberships

Date Role Membership Country
2013 - ongoing Member Veterinarians in Education Research and Academia Australia
2010 - ongoing Member Australian Veterinary Association Practice Managemen Australia
1984 - ongoing Member Australian Veterinary Association Australia

Committee Memberships

Date Role Committee Institution Country
2016 - 2017 Vice-President Veterinarians in Education Research and Academia Australian Veterinary Association Australia
2014 - 2016 President Veterinarians in Education Research and Academia Australian Veterinary Association Australia
2013 - 2014 Vice-President Veterinarians in Education Research and Academia Australian Veterinary Association Australia
2012 - 2013 Secretary Veterinarians in Education Research and Academia Australian Veterinary Association Australia
2012 - ongoing Co-Founder Veterinarians in Education Research and Academia Australian Veterianary Association Australia

Board Memberships

Date Role Board name Institution name Country
2011 - 2012 Director Board of Directors Australian Veterinary Association Australia
Position
Lecturer - Veterinary Skills
Phone
83130080
Fax
8313 7956
Campus
Roseworthy
Building
Corridor Block
Room Number
G 23
Org Unit
School of Animal and Veterinary Science

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