School of Health and Social Care Staff

Students and visitor
Name Position Email Last Name First Name Weighting Title
Miss Abbi Quinn Associate Lecturer
Mr Adrian Croft Senior Lecturer
Child Protection, Inter-professional Practice, Service User and Carer Participation, Leadership and Management, Reflective and Reflexive Approaches in Professional Practice.
Mrs Alexandra Carlin Lecturer
Nursing people closer to home and the nurses role in primary care.
Miss Amy Holmes Associate Lecturer
Miss Andrea Hall Practical Instructor
Adult nursing
Mrs Andrea Scott Administrator
Miss Annabel Peart Administrator
Miss Bethany Robinson-Benstead Practice Placement Coordinator
Post-Registration education, Pre-Registration Nursing and AHP Education, Student experience, Quality, Mentorship, Admissions and Tier 4, educational training and development in Health and Social Care
Miss Beverlee Bird Associate Lecturer
Mr Billy Noorpuri Senior Lecturer in Health Education
Ms Carol Duff Senior Lecturer and Consultant Therapist
Mrs Carol Duff Senior lecturer
Occupational Therapy, dementia care, mental health recovery, sensory integration, frailty ,rehabilitation, workplace mental health and vocational rehabilitation.
Mrs Caroline Dobson Senior Lecturer/ Programme Leader
Emergency Nursing
Mrs Caroline Hendry Senior Lecturer / Programme Leader
Respiratory Nursing Care, Long Term Conditions and Social Science
Mrs Caroline Riley External Income Projects Manager
Miss Carolyn Smith School Manager
Miss Charley White Associate Lecturer
Miss Charlotte Carter Senior Administrator
Miss Charlotte Clapham Lecturer in Practice Education
- clinical skills - medicines management - professional development
Mr Chris Breen Senior Lecturer
Mrs Claire Simpson Associate Lecturer
Dr Colin Ridyard Post-Doctoral Research Associate in Health Economics and Econometrics
Mr Colin Warren Associate Lecturer
Dr Coral Sirdifield Research Fellow
Criminal justice and health, health inequalities, quality improvement in healthcare
Mr David Cann Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer
Dr David Cookson Associate Lecturer
Mr David McFarlane Associate Lecturer
Mr Dean Walker Lecturer in Physiotherapy
Ms Despina Laparidou Research Assistant
Despina's expertise is in conducting systematic reviews and qualitative data analysis.
Mrs Dolores Ellidge Senior Lecturer in Nursing
Mr Edward Cannon Associate Lecturer
Ms Elisabeth Waring Lecturer in Adult Nursing
Dr Elise Rowan Clinical Database Manager
Miss Ellie Forbes Lead for Children's Nursing (Senior Lecturer) / Programme Leader
Childrens Critical Care, Infectious Diseases in Children, Human Factors, Resilience, Improvement methodology, Inter-professional teaching and learning, Literature review
Miss Emily Rose Administrator
Mrs Emma Horne Lecturer in Paramedic Science
Mrs Emma Morton Administrator
Miss Emma Sayers Research Assistant
Public Health. Mental Health. BAME health. Service Evaluation and Improvement. Research Methods
Ms Faye Button Associate Lecturer
Miss Frances Nicol Senior Lecturer in Nursing/Programme Leader
Childrens Nursing, Health Visiting and Public Health
Mrs Gemma McGregor Associate Lecturer
Mr George Zuerner Practice Placement and Development Worker
Prof Graham Law Professor in Medical Statistics
Sleep, metabolic and cardiovascular health
Mr Grahame Smith Administrator
Dr Gregory Whitley Lecturer in Paramedic Science
Pre-hospital research and evidence based practice.
Ms Heather Nesom Administrator
Mrs Heidi A Green Research Assistant (Health & Social Care)
Service evaluation and improvement, qualitative research methods.
Mrs Helen Alcock-Towse Senior Lecturer in Mental Health Nursing
Mrs Helen Chilvers Senior Lecturer (Nursing)
Advanced Clinical Practice. Minor Injury Management. Non-medical Prescribing.
Mrs Helen Davies Senior Lecturer
Learning disability, safeguarding adults
Mr Ian Mathews Senior Lecturer / Programme Leader
Adult care, mental health, professional practice, disability and spirituality
Dr Ian McGonagle Associate Professor
Mental Health; Nursing; Values Based Practice; Clinical Supervision; Workforce development
Mr Ian Trueman Associate Professor
Palliative Care, Community Nursing & Pre-Hospital emergency care
Dr Indika Kumara Wanninayake Visiting Researcher
Miss Izzy Harvey Administrator
Dr Jackie Hammerton Deputy Head of School
Mr James Hinchcliffe Senior Lecturer Physiotherapy
Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy
Dr Janet Walker Deputy Head of School
International social work/social care; social work and practice-based research and development; older people; children and families
Mrs Janice Wiseman Lecturer in Adult Nursing
Mr Jasper Shotts Associate Professor
Over 20 years experience as a practitioner and manager working with children and families in statutory settings. My external activities include being an External Examiner currently at the University of West London. My reputation across the sector for innovation and digital education expertise has led to my membership of Sage Pedagogy Advisory Board, Jisc student insights service expert panel and in response to covid 19, Jisc teaching and learning reimagined research panel. Through my partnership agreement with Talis I have developed and brought a new digital tool for learning which is widely used across the higher education sector, Talis Elevate.
Miss Jennie Scrimshaw Senior Administrator
Miss Jennifer Johnson Postgraduate Teaching Assistant
Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience of Sleep, Sleep Health, Higher Education
Ms Jenny Dagg Senior Lecturer / Programme Leader
Social Work
Dr Jim Rogers Senior Lecturer / Programme Leader
Mental health, mental capacity, addictions, digital issues.
Mr Jimmy Osborne Administrator
Mrs Joanna Blackwell Research Associate
Mr Joe Palmer Senior Lecturer
Dr John McKinnon Senior Lecturer
Emotional Intelligence, Nurse Patient Relationship, Safeguarding Children, Non Medical Prescribing
Mr Jonathan Chippendale Senior Lecturer Paramedic Science
Sepsis Cardiac Arrest Management Clinical hubs Admission avoidance
Dr Joseph Akanuwe PostDoctoral Research Associate in Primary Care&Public Health Research
Primary Care & Public Health Research
Mr Joseph King Lecturer in Nursing
Mrs Julie Bulteel Senior Lecturer in Midwifery
Dr Julie Pattinson Post Doctoral Research Associate in Qualitative Methods
Dr Julie Walters Senior Lecturer in Occupational Therapy
Occupational Therapy theory and philosophy Health and Social care education Creativity, technology and wellbeing Assistive technology and equipment Mental Health Housing and design for health Service user involvement Participatory research Critical Realist perspectives and methods
Mrs Karen Fuller Administrator
Miss Karen Hubbard Senior Lecturer / Programme Leader
Senior Lecturer with a profile for learning, teaching and scholarship
Ms Karen Johnston Senior Lecturer in Mental Health Nursing
Mental Health Nursing (Bio-psychosocial assessment and interventions); Workforce Planning and Transformation; Commissioning; talking therapies. I am also a qualified Project Manager (Prince2 Practitioner) Action Learning Set Facilitator; Hypnotherapist and NLP Practitioner. I have significant experience and strong working relationships within practice learning associated with the programme.
Dr Kari Moyse Senior Lecturer
Dr Kate Grafton Head of School of Health & Social Care
Mrs Kathryn Tindall Centre Administrator
Post-registration health professions education
Mrs Kelly Skidmore Administrator
Mr Kenneth Ripley Practice Educator (Senior Lecturer)
Adult nursing, tissue viability.
Mrs Kerry Lewis Senior Lecturer
Theory and skills for adult nursing practice.
Mrs Kerry Welch Senior Lecturer / Programme Leader
Adult Nursing, Primary Care, Intensive Care, Law and Medical Ethics
Miss Kirstie Atkinson Clinical Tutor in Adult Nursing
Miss Kizzy Lynch Lead Midwife for Education (Senior Lecturer) / Programme Leader
Kizzy teaches across all subject areas relating to midwifery with a particular interest in anatomy and physiology, managing complexity through simulation and medical disorders in pregnancy. Kizzy is passionate about women's choice, advocacy, informed choice and decision making.
Ms Ksenia Trischel Associate Lecturer
Mrs Laura Charlesworth Associate Professor
Mrs Laura Sheriff Associate Lecturer
Mrs Lesley Gratrix Associate Professor in Nursing
Dr Leslie Hicks Associate Professor
child and adolescent welfare; social inclusion; research methods; research dissemination and utilisation; co-production and public engagement
Ms Louise Marsh Research Associate
Miss Louise Thompson Administrator
Miss Lucy Bright Senior Lecturer
My specialisms are in the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards, Mental Capacity and Mental Health. I have a particular interest in the way legislation is interpreted and applied within health and social care and have conducted research around mental capacity assessments.
Mrs Lucy Picksley Participation Worker
Participation and Involvement methodologies, working with partners, stakeholders and community members to understand the market demand for Health and Social Care services.
Ms Lyndsay Khan Senior Lecturer in Mental Health Nursing
Dr Maria Joyce Senior Lecturer
Public health and nursing
Ms Mary Willis Lecturer
Mrs Mel Murphy Administrator - Health and Social Care
Dr Michael Rasell Senior Lecturer/Programme Leader
International social welfare
Milly Johnson
Miss Milly Johnson Lecturer in Mental Health Nursing
Nurse Education, Mentorship, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Law and Ethics in Mental Health practice
Ms Miriam McCann Administrator
Prof Mo Ray Professor of Health and Social Care
Social Gerontology; Social Work; Health and Social Care
Miss Molly Darby Administrator
Dr Murray Smith Senior Research Fellow in Econometrics and Health Economics
Health economics and econometrics
Miss Natalie Bogusz Administrator
Mrs Nicola Deveaux Senior Lecturer in Adult Nursing
Adult Nursing, Sepsis, Acute Kidney Injury, and Prescribing. Passionate about Quality Improvement and Patient Safety in the NHS.
Mr Nigel Horner Senior Academic
Social Work and Social Welfare history. Social Work theory and practice interventions. Residential child care. Ageing and older people.
Dr Nimali Wijegoonewardene Visiting Researcher
Prof Niro Siriwardena Professor of Primary & Pre-Hospital Health Care
Quality improvement and implementation science in primary and prehospital health care
Mr Paul Bates Senior Lecturer
Clinical skills. Advanced Nursing Practice. Non-Medical Prescribing. Emergency care/Urgent care. Minor illness management.
Mr Paul Bramwell Senior Lecturer
Advanced Clinical Practice Paramedical Education
Dr Pauline Mitchell Senior Lecturer in Applied Human Anatomy and Physiology
Mrs Pippa Webb Senior Lecturer in Midwifery
Pippa has an interest in the management of obstetric emergencies. Having worked as a Clinical Educator within the NHS and as an Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO) instructor for many years Pippa has a lot of experience of teaching others how to manage such emergencies.
Mrs Rachael Clayton Administrator
Mrs Rachael Craven Lecturer- Work Based Learning, Nursing Associates & Apprenticeships
- mental health - crisis intervention - communication skills - first-episode psychosis - dual diagnosis in mental health
Mrs Rachael Hunt Practice Placement Co-ordinator
Practice Learning Supporting Students in Practice Education Work Experience Child Development Gender Studies
Mrs Rachael Martin Associate Lecturer
Miss Rachael Mason Lecturer in Health and Social Care
Drug and Alcohol addictions Psychology Criminology Behavioural Sciences
Mrs Rachel Bage Lecturer
Mrs Rachel Cresswell Senior Lecturer in Occupational Therapy
Oncology Palliative Care Occupational Therapy Rehabilitation Non-pharmacological management of breathlessness Fatigue Management
Miss Rachel Hunter Associate Lecturer
Ms Rachel Taylor Honorary Appointment - Disability Support Worker
Ms Rebecca Connolly Associate Lecturer
Mrs Rebecca Kane Clinical Tutor in Adult Nursing
Mrs Rebecca Turner Research Fellow
Mr Robert Stratton Receptionist/ Clerical Assistant
Dr Ros Kane Associate Professor
Public Health. Service Evaluation, Clinical Academic Careers. Current PhD Supervision Rebecca Goddard: Understanding the lived experiences of victims of domestic violence: informing public health strategies Rojjares Netthong: Use of Appreciative Inquiry Theory to Understand the Determinants of Antibiotic Smart Use amongst Community Pharmacies in Thailand Xioyan Pan: Exploring the potential for sustainable interventions to support Injecting Drug users in rural China Mohammad Iqbal: Feasibility study of a novel pain assessment tool for improving prehospital pain management Vanessa Tindale: The values, knowledge and behaviour of student nurses in promoting health lifestyles Completed David Nelson: Informing self-management strategies for people living with and beyond cancer in rural and urban communities in England (2020); Anna Thomson: Evaluating the development and implementation of Integrated Care Models (2019); Paul Turner: An evaluation of an enterprise framework for performance improvement in the emergency department of a rural district general hospital (2016).
Mrs Rowena Burgess Senior Lecturer in Physiotherapy / Programme Lead
Neurorehabilitation of adults and older people in the community.
Miss Sally Houltby Lecturer
Primary Care (District Nursing & Practice Nursing), Diabetes and Long Term Conditions
Ms Sally Riggall Senior Lecturer / Programme Leader
Communication skills and counselling skills.
Mrs Samantha Targett Associate Lecturer
Cardiorespiratory Physiotherapy for adults and children.
Dr Samuel Cooke Research Associate
Mrs Sarah Beresford Senior Lecturer
Adult and Children's Nursing, Palliative care, Human Biosciences, Public Health, International Palliative care
Miss Sarah Christopher Senior Lecturer - Lead for Paramedic Science / Programme Leader
Pre-Hospital and Emergency Care.
Mrs Sarah Ellis Clinical Tutor in Adult Nursing
Mrs Sarah Leyland Associate Lecturer
Mr Sean Morton Senior Lecturer
I have a keen interest in management, emergency care and trauma and development of simulation within the school
Ms Sharon Andrews Senior Lecturer / Programme Leader
Advanced Clinical Practice. Cardiothoracics; Cardiac Intensive Care and Organ Transplantation (heart, lung). Human Biosciences; Physiology, and Pathophysiology,
Dr Sharon Black Director of Nurse Education
Nursing, qualitative research, nursing ethics and law
Mrs Sophia Hunt Associate Professor
Practice-based learning Health and Social Care education development
Dr Stephanie Armstrong Senior Lecturer in Health Quality Improvement/ Programme Leader
Human rights, ethics, disaster management
Mrs Sue Bowler Administrator (CaHRU)
Mrs Suzanne Viola Practice Educator (Senior Lecturer)
Adult Nursing, Cardiology & Emergency Care Clinical Skills
Mr Thomas George Research Assistant
Health and Social Care, Integrated Care, Social Prescribing, Community, Public Health, Physical Activity,
Mr Trevor Simpson Associate Professor
Adult critical care, professional practice and interprofessional learning in practice
Dr Vanessa Botan Post-Doctoral Research Associate in Medical Statistics
Psychology, Neuroscience, Statistics
Miss Vicky Forrest Technician (Health and Social Care)
Healthcare Programmes within the School of Health and Social Care
Mrs Victoria Pruteanu Lecturer - Work Based Learning, Nursing Associates and Apprenticeships
End of Life Care, District Nursing and Wound Management
Mr Viet-Hai Phung Research Assistant
Systematic reviews, quantitative and qualitative methods, quality improvement, prehospital care
Ms Wendy Leighton Senior Lecturer / Programme Leader
Miss Xanthe Prior Practice Educator (Senior Lecturer)
Haematology and Oncology Nursing
Ms Yvonne Galea Senior Lecturer in Social Work (Project Selborne)
Ms Yvonne McGrath Associate Lecturer
Dr Zahid Asghar Senior Lecturer
Mathematical modeller and Medical Statistician. Infectious disease epidemiologist.