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Associate Professor at the University of Woollongong, University of Wollongong

Doctor Caleb Ferguson is an Associate Professor of Nursing at the University of Wollongong, where he leads a program of research in cardiovascular disease, and technology supported self-management. He is supported by an NHMRC Emerging Leader Fellowship. He is a Registered Nurse with over 15 years clinical experience working across stroke, neuroscience, and intensive care. His current program of research focuses on atrial fibrillation. He has published over 80 peer-reviewed articles.

Dr Ferguson holds a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Stirling, Scotland), Master of Health Leadership (Tasmania, Australia) and a PhD (UTS, Australia), and an elected Fellow of the European Society of Cardiology, Fellow of the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand and Fellow of the Australian College of Nursing.


  • 2021–present
    Associate Professor, University of Wollongong
  • 2017–present
    Core Member, Translational Health Research Institute (THRI)
  • 2018–present
    Honorary Adjunct, Ingham Institute for Applied Medical Research
  • 2017–present
    Senior Research Fellow, Western Sydney Local Health District
  • 2017–present
    Honorary Associate, University of Technology Sydney
  • 2017–present
    Senior Research Fellow, Western Sydney University
  • 2016–2017
    Chancellors Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Technology Sydney
  • 2017–2017
    Senior Lecturer, University of Technology Sydney
  • 2015–2016
    Director of Postgraduate Nursing Studies, University of Technology Sydney
  • 2011–2016
    Lecturer, University of Technology Sydney
  • 2010–2011
    Associate Lecturer, University of Technology Sydney


  • 2015 
    University of Technology Sydney, PhD
  • 2011 
    University of Tasmania, Master of Health Leaderhip
  • 2005 
    University of Stirling, Bachelor of Science (Nursing)