Faculty of Arts, Law and Education

Dean's Office

Donald Bruce Yeates


  • BA W. Ont., MDiv VST, MA, PhD PNG

Current Position

  • Associate Dean (Learning and Teaching), Faculty of Arts, Law and Education.
  • Senior Lecturer and Discipline Coordinator, Social Work, School of Social Sciences

Learning and Teaching Interests

  • Social and Community Work Methods
  • Social Policy Practice
  • Social and Community Work Professional Practice

Professional Practice

  • 32 years of professional social and community work practice and teaching in Ethiopia, Zambia, Canada, and The Pacific
  • Fields of practice: community development, disability, youth work, gender equality, housing, hospital interfaith chaplaincy (Clinical Pastor Education), ageing, and social policy.

Research Interests

  • Curriculum mapping and development of learning outcomes and graduate profile in the Social Work programme @USP.
  • Social Work Education: The use of ICTs in learning and teaching

Community Engagement

  • Ordained Minister in Association (non-stipend), St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church of Suva
  • Member – Fiji Alliance of Mental Health
  • Member – Fiji Association of Social Workers.
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