School of Health and Social Care Staff

Name Position Email Last Name First Name Weighting Title
Mr Aaron Emmett Associate Lecturer
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.
Mr Adrian Sweeney Technician Assistant
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
Mrs Aparna Ramachandran Lecturer in Speech and Language Therapy
Mr Ben Thornton Administrator
Mr Benjamin Smith Associate Lecturer
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
Mrs Carol Duff Senior lecturer
Occupational Therapy, dementia care, mental health recovery, sensory integration, frailty ,rehabilitation, workplace mental health and vocational rehabilitation.
Ms Carol Duff Senior Lecturer and Consultant Therapist
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
Mr Charlie Suraci-Neve Administrator
Miss Charlotte Carter Practice Placement Co-ordinator
Ms Charlotte Clapham Lecturer in Practice Education
- clinical skills - medicines management - apprenticeships
Ms Charlotte Hildred Lecturer in Paramedic Science
Ms Chelsea Murphy Lecturer in Public Health
Mrs Cheryl Cook Lecturer in Adult Nursing
Miss Chloe Hines Administrator
Miss Chloe Keeping Associate Lecturer
Chris Breen Senior Lecturer
Mr Christopher Bassett Lecturer in Adult Nursing
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
Dr Dammika Alahapperuma Visiting Researcher
Miss Danielle Hewish Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer
Mr Dave Callow Senior Lecturer in Social Work/Programme Leader
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
Mr David Emerson 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.
Mrs Donna-Marie Gordon Senior Lecturer in Mental Health Nursing
Ms Elisabeth Waring Senior 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 (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 Baxter Lecturer in Anatomy and Physiology for Health Studies
Gross Anatomy, Regional Anatomy, Systems-Based Anatomy, Clinical Anatomy, Digital Teaching Technologies (4D Anatomy/Visible Body/Anatomy TV/Anatomage).
Miss Emily May Kinderman Clinical Skills Technician
Miss Emily Rose Senior Administrator Placement Learning Hub Apprenticeship Specialist
Miss Emma Clifton Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer
Miss Emma Ford Associate Lecturer
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.
Ms Emma Hawkesford Associate Lecturer
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
Ms Faye Button Lecturer in Physiotherapy
Miss Frances Nicol Senior Lecturer in Nursing
Childrens Nursing, Health Visiting, public health, health promotion and leadership.
Mrs Gail Eden Senior Lecturer in Adult Nursing
Miss Gemma Machin Senior Lecturer in Occupational Therapy
Miss Geraldine Jamieson Senior Administrator
Prof Graham Law Professor in Medical Statistics
Diabetes, Trials, Sleep, Metabolic and Cardiovascular health, Ambulance services
Dr Gregory Whitley Senior Lecturer in Paramedic Science
Pre-hospital research and evidence based practice.
Dr Gupteswar Patel Post Doctoral Research Associate in Qualitative Methods
Health Systems and Policy Research; Qualitative research methods; Health Sociology; Community Engagement in Health; Emergency and Prehospital Care; Complementary and Alternative Medicine; Health Services in Low- and Middle-Income Countries
Mrs Heather Allmond Associate Lecturer
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/ Programme Leader
Mental Health, Child and Adolescent Wellbeing, Substance Misuse, Leading and Developing 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
Mrs Helen Harte Associate Professor
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/Programme Leader
Paramedic Science, Pre-Hospital and Emergency Care. Inter-professional Education. Inter-professional collaborative Practice.
Mr Ian Trueman Associate Professor
Palliative Care, Community Nursing & Pre-hospital emergency care
Mrs Izzy Swain Practice Learning Hub Manager
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.
Mr James Hinchcliffe Associate Lecturer
Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy
Mrs Jane Dulake Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer
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 Associate Lecturer
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.
Mrs Jenny Allis Senior Lecturer in Nursing
Public health and health promotion End of Life Care
Ms Jenny Dagg Associate Lecturer
Social Work
Miss Jessica Hathway Lecturer in 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 Administrator
Dr Joanna Blackwell Research Associate
Jo's research focuses on qualitative exploration of ageing, health and illness, physical activity, and health services. She often utilises ethnography and participatory methods, and has a particular interest in the sociology of health and illness/medical sociology, and medical humanities.
Ms Joanne Topping Apprenticeship Coach
Mr John McKenzie Senior Lecturer in Paramedic Science
Mr Jonathan Chippendale Associate Lecturer
Sepsis Urgent Care Cardiac Arrest Management Clinical hubs Admission avoidance
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
Implementation research in Primary Care & Public Health
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
Dr Jutta Meiwald Associate Lecturer
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 Kathy Hobson Associate Lecturer
Miss Katie Marshall Senior Clinical Skills Technician
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, Apprenticeships
Miss Kirstie Atkinson Clinical Tutor in Adult Nursing
Ms Kirsty Flynn Lecturer
Primary Care and Sexual Health.
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.
Miss Laura Bowskill Placement Administrator
Miss Laura Ntekpere-Onyewuchi Associate Lecturer
Miss Laura Pellegrini Associate Lecturer
Mindfulness Wellbeing Health Stress
Miss Leanne Wiles Senior Lecturer in Physiotherapy
Mrs Lesley Bradley Senior Lecturer in Advanced Clinical Practice
Mrs Lesley Gratrix Deputy Head of School/ Associate Professor
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 Linda Wyatt Lecturer in Nursing
Mrs Liz Norton Associate Lecturer
Ms Lorena Hall Associate Lecturer
Health and Social Care. Community Inclusion. Learning Disabilities. Health Inequalities. Unpaid or informal carers. Community engagement and Participation. Neurodivergence.
Miss Lorna Bailey Associate Lecturer
Mrs Louise Howe Lecturer in Occupational Therapy
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, gathering insight into good practice and equipping our students with the lived experience to enable them to deliver services that represent the service user and carers voice.
Ms Lyndsay Khan Senior Lecturer in Mental Health Nursing
Maeve McAllister Associate Lecturer
Mrs Maija Campbell Associate Lecturer
Miss Maisy Corner Administrator
Mrs Maria Evans Senior Lecturer in Midwifery
Dr Maria Joyce Senior Lecturer
Public health and nursing
Mrs Marie Beck Associate Lecturer
Miss Marie Rawdon Lecturer in Mental Health Nursing
Ms Mary Heritage Senior Lecturer and Programme Lead in Speech and Language Therapy
Ms Mary Willis Senior Lecturer
Adult Nursing
Mrs Megan McAuliffe Apprenticeship Coach
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
Prof Mo Ray Professor of Health and Social Care
Social Gerontology; Social Work; Health and Social Care
Miss Molly Darby Senior Administrator
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
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 Bercea Associate Lecturer
Mr Paul Bramwell Senior Lecturer
Advanced Clinical Practice Paramedical Education
Mr Paul Darlington Forson Senior Lecturer in Health and Social Care
1. Occupational Therapy 2. Health and Social Care 3. Leadership
Mr Paul John Bates Lecturer
Mental Health Nurse. Forensic mental health and risk assessment for inpatient and community settings. Dialectical Behavioural Therapy
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
Obstetric Emergencies NIPE
Ms Priya Sharma Clinical Trials Coordinator
Mrs Rachael Martin Associate Lecturer
Miss Rachael Mason Senior Lecturer in Health and Social Care/ Programme Leader
Drug and Alcohol addictions Health and wellbeing of people in the criminal justice system Psychology Criminology Behavioural Sciences
Mrs Rachel Bage Senior Lecturer
Mrs Rachel Cavill Associate Lecturer
Mrs Rachel Cresswell Associate Lecturer
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 Parsons Senior Lecturer in Nursing
Mx Rob Goemans Associate Lecturer
mental health, gender, adult social care law, values, history of madness
Mr Robert Stratton Administrator
Mr Robert Williams Associate Lecturer
Prof Ros Kane Professor of Nursing and Public Health
Areas of Interest: Public Health, Sexual and Reproductive Health, Service Evaluation, Clinical Academic Careers, Nurse Education, Domestic Violence, Self-management.
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 Sangeeta Bassi Associate Lecturer
Mrs Sarah Beresford Senior Lecturer
Adult and Children's Nursing, Palliative care, Human Biosciences, Public Health, International Palliative care
Mrs Sarah Ellis Senior Clinical Tutor in Adult Nursing
Ms Sarah Lepley Senior Lecturer in Social Work
Mr Saul Holmes Administrator
Mr Sean Morton Senior Lecturer
I have a keen interest in management, emergency care and trauma and development of simulation within the school
Miss Shannon KerryDavies Associate Lecturer
Mrs Siobhan Ward Senior 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)
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 Thusitha Sudarshana Arambegedara Visiting Researcher
Mrs Tracey Day Senior Lecturer in Speech and Language Therapy
Paediatric speech & language therapy - mainstream, community, education, early years, speech sound disorders, language disorders. Professional behaviour, professionalism and professional development. Clinical Supervision.
Mr Trevor Simpson Associate Professor
Adult critical care (respiratory and cardiology); Teaching, Learning and Assessment Quality Assurance and Enhancement in Higher Education.
Mrs Vanessa Tindale Lecturer in Adult Nursing
Mr Vernon Mukori Senior Lecturer in Advanced Clinical Practice
Acute presentations Long term disease management
Dr Viet-Hai Phung Research Assistant
Systematic reviews, quantitative and qualitative methods, quality improvement, prehospital care
Mr Wayne Buckton Senior Lecturer / Programme Leader
Mrs Wendy Beckett Associate Lecturer
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 Associate Professor
Mathematical modeller and Medical Statistician. Infectious disease epidemiologist.
Miss Zahra Chohan Administrator