PETER NUGUS, MA Hons, MEd, PhD is an Assistant Professor at the Centre for Medical Education and in the Department of Family Medicine at McGill University. Peter has a background in Sociology, Political Science and Adult Education. His ethnographic research in emergency departments and various acute and community settings, and teaching, has focused on workplace and organizational learning, care coordination, and culture and identity in complex organizations. Peter held a Fulbright post-doctoral scholarship at the University of California Los Angeles and an Australian government Endeavour post-doctoral scholarship at Columbia University. He received the Jean Martin Award from the Australian Sociological Association and the Dean’s Rising Star Award at the University of New South Wales.
Peter has publications in leading journals, such as the British Medical Journal and Social Science & Medicine and competitive grants, and has delivered more than 50 papers at national and international conferences. Peter has also been a post-doctoral scholar at the University of New South Wales (where he also undertook his PhD) and the Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, and has been a visiting scholar at the University of Buenos Aires and the Australian National University.
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E-mail: peter [dot] nugus [at] mcgill [dot] ca
Tel: (514) 398-3385