Jolanda Lemow

Jolanda Lemow

Senior ‚ÄčAcademic Staff Member

Contact info

+64 7 834 8800 extension 3018


  • Master of Arts with Health Psychology Endorsement, Massey University, 2009.
  • Certificate in Adult Teaching, Whitireia New Zealand, 2003.
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours), Victoria University of Wellington, 1994.
  • Diploma in Comprehensive Nursing (via Bridging Course), Wellington Polytechnic, 1989.
  • Psychopaedic Nursing Registration, Kimberly Hospital & Training School, 1987.
  • Bachelor of Arts, Victoria University of Wellington, 1984.

Industry experience, affiliations and achievements

30+ collective years of experience in:

  • Emergency and trauma nursing
  • Orthopaedic nursing
  • Psychopaedic nursing
  • Nursing education, leadership and management, research
  • Coordinating and leading a teaching team

Areas of expertise and research

  • Nursing education
  • Emergency and trauma nursing
  • Patients’ attitudes to analgesics
  • Clinical simulation session development
  • Mentorship

Research activity

  • Involved in development of the National Simulation Scenario for Nurse Educators in the Tertiary Sector (NETS), 2015, trialled in 2016.
  • Participated in Curriculum Review, Whitireia Community Polytechnic, 2008 & 2011 and implemented new curriculum, 2013.
  • Co-authored presentation on delivering high-quality simulation experiences to large groups of Bachelor of Nursing students. Presented at the New Zealand Association of Simulation in Healthcare Conference, 2012.
  • ‘Students still fishing!’ Presented at the Australasian Nurse Educators Conference (ANEC), 2011.
  • ‘Teaching students to fish: Reflecting on the introduction of CBL in an undergraduate Bachelor of Nursing programme’. Presented at the Australasian Nurse Educators Conference (ANEC), 2009.

Select publications

  • Lemow, J. (2004). Continuing competencies: A conversation based on the novel ‘Pride and Prejudice’ by Jane Austen. Kai Tiaki: Nursing New Zealand, 10(10), 13.
  • Lemow, J. (2004). Measuring the competency of agency nurses. Kai Tiaki: Nursing New Zealand, 10(7), 12-14.




Areas of expertise

Industry experience, affiliations, and achievements

Research activity

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