Ali McGill

Assistant Professor, UNB Preceptor

Nursing, Faculty of

MacLaggan Hall 51

1 506 447 3107


  • PhD in Interdisciplinary Studies – Memorial University, 2023
  • Master Nursing, Nurse Practitioner– Dalhousie University, 2007
  • Bachelor Nursing –University of New Brunswick, 2002


  • Nurse Practitioner – Nurses Association of New Brunswick

Areas of interest

  • Functional Modelling for Transformative Healthcare System Design
  • The Functional Resonance Analysis Method in Healthcare Research
  • Complexity Science
  • Resilient Healthcare
  • Qualitative Methods
  • Emergency Nursing
  • Mental Health Nursing
  • Community-Based Health and Social Care of Older Adults
  • Harm Reduction Practices
  • Acute and Chronic Wound Care

Recent publications

McGill, A., McCloskey, R., Smith, D., Salehi, V., & Veitch, B. (2023). Building a Functional Resonance Analysis Method Model: Practical Guidance on Qualitative Data Collection and Analysis. International Journal of Qualitative Methods, 22, 16094069231211145.

McGill, A., McCloskey, R., Smith, D., & Veitch, B. (2023). Establishing Trustworthiness in Health Care Process Modelling: A Practical Guide to Quality Enhancement in Studies Using the Functional Resonance Analysis Method. International Journal of Qualitative Methods, 22, 16094069231183616.

McGill, A., Smith, D., McCloskey, R., Morris, P., Goudreau, A., & Veitch, B. (2022). The functional resonance analysis method as a health care research methodology: A Scoping review. JBI Evidence Synthesis, 20(4), 1074-1097.

Morris, P., McCloskey, R., Laging, B., Witherspoon, R., & McGill, A. (2021). Staff responses to sexual self-stimulation by residents with dementia living in residential aged care facilities: A qualitative systematic review. International Journal of Advanced Nursing Education and Research, 6(22).