School of Health and Social Care Staff

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Name Position Email Last Name First Name Weighting Title
Miss Abbi Quinn Associate Lecturer
Miss Adele Hare Lecturer in Nursing
Mrs Adele Parsons Senior Lecturer in Advanced Clinical Practice
Primary Care - General Practice Non-Medical Prescriber Advanced Clinical Practice
Mr Adrian Croft Senior Lecturer
Child Wellbeing and Child Trauma, Child Protection, Inter-professional Practice, Service User and Carer Participation, Leadership and Management, Reflective and Reflexive Approaches in Professional Practice.
Miss Ally Rose Senior Lecturer
Miss Amy Holmes Associate Lecturer
Mrs Amy Rennison Lecturer in Nursing
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, Student Supervision and Assessment in practice, educational training and development in Health and Social Care
Miss Beverlee Bird Associate Lecturer
Dr Billy Noorpuri Senior Lecturer in Health Education
Technology Enhanced Learning Clinical diagnostic decision making
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 Practice Placement Coordinator
Miss Charley White Lecturer
Miss Charli Clapham Lecturer in Practice Education
- clinical skills - medicines management - professional development
Miss Charlotte Carter Senior Administrator
Mr Chris Breen Senior Lecturer
Mrs Claire Simpson Associate Lecturer
Mr Colin Warren Associate Lecturer
Dr Coral Sirdifield Senior Research Associate in Criminal Justice and Health
Criminal justice and health, health inequalities, quality improvement in healthcare
Mr Damian Henden Administrator
Mr Dave Callow Lecturer in Social Work
Mr David Cann Senior Lecturer in Non-Medical Prescribing
Musculoskeletal and Orthopaedics, Advanced Clinical Practice, First Contact (MSK) Practice, Injection Therapy, Prescribing.
Dr David Cookson Associate Lecturer
Dr David Johnson Deputy Head of School
David has a particular interest in leadership, in organisational culture and in teams development
Mr Dean Walker Lecturer in Physiotherapy
Physiotherapy Lecturer with Specialist Interest in Acute Respiratory and Inpatient care.
Mrs Dee Ellidge Senior Lecturer in Nursing
Ms Despina Laparidou Research Assistant
Despina's expertise is in conducting systematic reviews and qualitative data analysis.
Dr Dinesh Koggalage Visiting Researcher
Mrs Donna-Marie Gordon Senior Lecturer in Mental Health Nursing
Mr Edward Cannon Associate Lecturer
Ms Elisabeth Waring Senior Lecturer in Adult Nursing
Dr Elise Rowan Clinical Database Manager
Miss Elizaveta Sixsmith Lecturer
Miss Ellie Forbes Lead for Children's Nursing (Senior Lecturer) / Programme Leader
Childrens Critical Care (Cardio-Respiratory), Infectious Diseases in Children, Human Factors, Character Strengths, Resilience, Improvement methodology, Inter-professional teaching and learning, Literature reviews Currently undertaking a PhD.
Mr Elliott Cooper Associate Lecturer
Miss Emily Rose Administrator
Miss Emma Ford Lecturer in Nursing
Anything related to Primary Health Care, in particular, contraception and sexual health, health promotion, minor illness and minor injury management, autonomous decision making for assessing, diagnosing, treating and managing patients. Leadership and management, Service innovations, clinical governance. Skills sessions and OSCEs are a preferred teaching strategy.
Mrs Emma Horne Senior Lecturer in Paramedic Science
Pre-hospital and Emergency care.
Mrs Emma Lugrin Associate Lecturer
Mrs Emma Morton Administrator
Miss Emma Sayers Research Assistant
Public Health. Mental Health. BAME health. Service Evaluation and Improvement. Research Methods
Miss Frances Nicol Senior Lecturer in Nursing/Programme Leader
Childrens Nursing, Health Visiting, public health, health promotion and leadership.
Mrs Gail Eden Senior Lecturer in Adult Nursing
Miss Gemma Machin Associate Lecturer
Mrs Gemma McGregor Associate Lecturer
Miss Georgia McEvoy Technician Assistant
Miss Geraldine Jamieson Administrator
Mrs Gillian Carleton-Boylan Senior Lecturer in Public Health
Prof Graham Law Professor in Medical Statistics
Diabetes, Trials, Sleep, Metabolic and Cardiovascular health, Ambulance services
Dr Gregory Whitley Lecturer in Paramedic Science
Pre-hospital research and evidence based practice.
Dr Gupteswar Patel Post Doctoral Research Associate in Qualitative Methods
Mrs Hannah Thompson Practice Placement and Development Worker
Mrs Heather Jackson Senior Clinical Lecturer
Ms Heather Nesom Administrator
Mrs Heather Rose Lecturer in Nursing
Mrs Heidi A Green Research Assistant (Health & Social Care)
Service evaluation, service improvement, qualitative research methods, digital innovation,
Mrs Helen Alcock-Towse Senior Lecturer in Mental Health Nursing
Mental Health Child and Adolescent Wellbeing Substance Misuse Leading Teams
Mrs Helen Chilvers Senior Lect (Nursing)/Programme Leader
Advanced Clinical Practice. Minor Injury Management. Non-medical Prescribing. Continuing Professional Development
Mrs Helen Davies Senior Lecturer
Learning disability, safeguarding adults
Mr Ian Mathews Associate Lecturer
Adult care, mental health, professional practice, disability and spirituality
Dr Ian McGonagle Associate Professor
Mental Health; Nursing; Values Based Practice; Clinical Supervision; Workforce Development; Public Health; Compassion in Healthcare Practice.
Mr Ian McKenzie-Purdham Senior Lecturer Paramedic Science
Mr Ian Trueman Associate Professor
Palliative Care, Community Nursing & Pre-hospital emergency care
Mrs Izzy Swain Administrator
Dr Jackie Hammerton Deputy Head of School
Physiotherapy, Healthcare education, interprofessional education, upper limb neurological rehabilitation, robotics and technology in neurological rehabilitation, Happy to hear from potential PhD students.
Mrs Janice Wiseman Senior Lecturer in Adult Nursing
Mr Jason Dawson Associate Lecturer
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.
Mrs Jayne Negus Senior Lecturer in Occupational Therapy
I am module lead for Essential Occupational Therapy Practice I have a keen interest in stroke and frailty. I also have a keen interest in student experience particularly international students I have a interest in been involved in research.
Miss Jennie Scrimshaw Senior Administrator
Mrs Jenny Allis Lecturer in Nursing
Public health and health promotion End of Life Care
Ms Jenny Dagg Senior Lecturer / Programme Leader
Social Work
Dr Jim Rogers Senior Lecturer / Programme Leader
Mental health; mental capacity; addictions (particularly gambling disorder; also substance related addictions); homelessness;digital issues.
Mr Jimmy Osborne Practice Placement Co-ordinator
Dr Joanna Blackwell Research Associate
Her research has mainly focused on the sociology of health, illness, and physical activity, and her PhD took an ethnographic approach to the exploration of socio-cultural influences on exercise and health along the cardiac patient journey.
Miss Joanne Hadley Administrator
Mr Joe Palmer Senior Lecturer
Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Advanced Physiotherapy Practice First Contact Practice Injection Therapy Sports rehabilitation
Mr John McKenzie Senior Lecturer in Paramedic Science
Dr John McKinnon Senior Lecturer
Emotional Intelligence, Nurse Patient Relationship, Safeguarding Children, Non Medical Prescribing
Mr Jonathan Mitchell Senior Lecturer in Adult Nursing
Children's Safeguarding, Health Visiting, Public Health, School Nursing, Emergency Nursing
Dr Joseph Akanuwe PostDoctoral Research Associate in Primary Care&Public Health Research
Primary Care & Public Health Research
Mr Joseph King Senior Lecturer in Nursing
Learning Disability Nursing, Public Health
Mrs Julie Bulteel Senior Lecturer in Midwifery
Dr Julie Pattinson Post Doctoral Research Associate in Qualitative Methods
Mrs Karen Fuller Administrator
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.
Prof Kate Grafton Head of School / Professor of Allied Health Professions Education
Ms Katerina Nolan Senior Lecturer in Social Work
Mrs Kathryn Tindall Centre Administrator
Post-registration health professions education
Mrs Kathy Hobson Associate Lecturer
Miss Katie Marshall Senior Technician (Health and Social Care)
Mrs Kelly Skidmore Administrator
Mr Kenneth Ripley Practice Educator (Senior Lecturer)
Adult nursing, tissue viability.
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
Miss Laura Ntekpere-Onyewuchi Associate Lecturer
Mrs Laura Sheriff Associate Lecturer
Mrs Lesley Gratrix Associate Professor in Nursing
Nursing, Leadership and Management in Health Care, Critical Care Nursing, Clinical skills
Dr Leslie Hicks Associate Lecturer
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 Associate 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 Brown Lecturer in Nursing
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
Mrs Maria Evans Senior Lecturer in Midwifery
Dr Maria Joyce Senior Lecturer
Public health and nursing
Mrs Marie Beck Associate Lecturer
Ms Mary Heritage Senior Lecturer and Programme Lead in Speech and Language Therapy
Ms Mary Willis Senior Lecturer
Adult Nursing
Dr Mehrshad Parvin Hosseini Post-Doctoral Research Associate in Health Economics and Econometrics
Mrs Mel Murphy Administrator - Health and Social Care
Mrs Melanie Kendrew Associate Lecturer
Prof Michael Rowe Associate Professor (Digital Innovation in Health & Social Care)
I conduct research into the use of digital technologies in the classroom and explore their influence on teacher and student relationships as part of teaching and learning practice. My current research interests include the role of critical pedagogy around the use of educational technology, as well as the increasing potential of artificial intelligence in clinical practice, and in higher and professional education.
Milly Johnson
Miss Milly Johnson Lecturer in Mental Health Nursing
Nurse Education, Coaching, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Law and Ethics in Mental Health practice
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
Econometrics, statistics and health economics
Mr Myles Butler Associate Professor (Postgraduate and CPD)
Musculo skeletal Physiotherapy, human anatomy, professional practice, interprofessional learning in practice, physical activity & exercise, movement analysis and adult learning & teaching
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.
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
Mr Paul John Bates Senior Lecturer
Mrs Paula Ryans Administrator
Dr Pauline Mitchell Senior Lecturer in Applied Human Anatomy and Physiology
Mr Philip Musson Associate Lecturer
Social work with children and families. Notably child care law
Mrs Pippa Webb Senior Lecturer in Midwifery/ Programme Leader
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.
Ms Priya Sharma Clinical Trials Coordinator
Mrs Rachael Craven Lecturer Mental Health Nursing
- 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 Senior Lecturer in Health and Social Care
Drug and Alcohol addictions Psychology Criminology Behavioural Sciences
Mrs Rachel Bage Lecturer
Mrs Rachel Cresswell 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 Senior Lecturer in Advanced Clinical Practice
Mrs Rebecca Kane Clinical Tutor in Adult Nursing
Mrs Rebecca Parsons Lecturer in Nursing
Mx Rob Goemans Associate Lecturer
mental health, gender, adult social care law, values, history of madness
Mr Robert Williams Associate Lecturer
Dr Ros Kane Associate Professor
Public Health, Sexual and Reproductive Health, Service Evaluation, Clinical Academic Careers, Nurse Education.
Mrs Rowena Burgess Senior Lecturer in Physiotherapy / Programme Lead
Neurorehabilitation of adults and older people in the community.
Mrs Rowena Pyott Lecturer in Social Work
Miss Sally Houltby Senior Lecturer
Primary Care (District Nursing & Practice Nursing), Diabetes and Long Term Conditions
Ms Sally Riggall Senior Lecturer
Communication skills and counselling skills.
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
Paramedic Science, Pre-Hospital and Emergency Care.
Mrs Sarah Ellis Clinical Tutor in Adult Nursing
Ms Sarah Lepley Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Social Work
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, healthcare education, qualitative research, nursing ethics and law. Sharon supervises a number of PhD students. She would be happy to hear from potential PhD students.
Mrs Siobhan Ward Lecturer in Nursing
Areas of specialism include acute pain management, Thoracic Surgery and assessment of fitness for elective surgery.
Dr Stephanie Armstrong Acting Associate Professor/Programme Leader
Human rights, ethics, disaster management
Mrs Sue Bowler Administrator (CaHRU)
Dr Sue Taplin Senior Lecturer
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,
Dr Thomas Parkhouse Research Assistant in Criminal Justice and Health Research
Mr Trevor Simpson Associate Professor
Adult critical care (respiratory and cardiology); Teaching, Learning and Assessment Quality Assurance and Enhancement in Higher Education.
Dr Vanessa Botan Post-Doctoral Research Associate in Medical Statistics
Psychology, Neuroscience, Statistics
Miss Vicky Forrest Senior Technician (Health and Social Care)
Healthcare Programmes within the School of Health and Social Care
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.