Clearing 2021
School of Health and Social Care

Our academic staff

Academic staff in our School carry out teaching and research in all areas of health and social care, including pedagogy, impact of government policy, and public engagement in improving services.

Academic members of staff

Ellen Serwaa Adomako
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Rebecca Alegbo
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Akudo Amadiegwu
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Leanne Andrews
Faculty Dean Postgraduate (Science & Health) - Senior Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Research interests: Responses to traumatic events (both positive and negative ie PTSD and posttraumatic growth); Self-compassion and its relationship to health; Risk behaviour in vulnerable populations; Measure development and psychometrics
Louise Andrews
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Research interests: Oncology and palliative care; Child development; Transition from practice to teaching; Changing equipment provision
Hannah Atkinson
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Julie Baah
Lecturer (DCP Mentoring), School of Health and Social Care
Marina Bailey
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Caroline Bald
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Sai Bangera
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Research interests: Bilingualism, Neurodiversity, PPI, EDI
Sally Barbrook
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Nicholas Barker
Honorary Professor, School of Health and Social Care
Professor, School of Health and Social Care
Caroline Barratt
Senior Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Research interests: Mental health; Qualitative research methods
Andrew Bateman
Reader and Director NIHR Research Design Service, School of Health and Social Care
Gemma Bidwell
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Frances Blumenfeld
Clinical Director, School of Health and Social Care
Paul Buka
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Research interests: Healthcare Law and Ethics, human rights and vulnerable people.; Older People
Kathryn Burke
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Joshua Cable
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Sophia Carbonero
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Anna Caute
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Simone Coetzee
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Research interests: Participatory action research and critical ethnography; Organisational case study &ndash sustainable health and social care; Third sector health and social care involvement; Social enterprises; People with learning disabilities; Occupational science; Food growing as a tool for community development and individual wellbeing; Permaculture as a working approach to promote occupational, social and environmental justice; The Occupational Experience of People with Different Abilities in a Horticultural Social Enterprise
Susan Collins
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Catherine Constable
Senior Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Research interests: Child and adolescent mental health issues Working with service users with acute and on going mental health issues Service development
Stacey Cook
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Natalie Cowan
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Lisa-Jane Coxshall
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Kieron Craine
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Mayra Crean
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Camille Cronin
Senior Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Thomas Currid
Senior Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Christine Daley-Fennell
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Research interests: Chronic Kidney Disease with an emphasis on Haemodialysis therapy; Clinical Supervision of Nursing Students; Attrition in Pre-registration Nursing education
Anisha Desai
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Winifred Eboh
Senior Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Hannah Evans
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
David Everiss
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Charlotte Flynn
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Sara Garib-Penna
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Research interests: Autism and Neurodiversity; Pedagogy of Phonetics for Speech and Language Therapy; Impact of speech sound disorders
Timothy Goodchild
Senior Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Beverley Goodman
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Christopher Green
Senior Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Research interests: Critical evidence synthesis in health professions education; Interprofessional education and collaborative person-centred practice; The contribution of theory and pedagogy to health professions education; Critical and post-structuralist perspectives on health professions education discourse; Innovative and critical pedagogies in curriculum design
Gill Green
Professor, School of Health and Social Care
Research interests: Social experience of long term illness; Cultural aspects and access to healthcare; Violence and access to HIV care; Drug use and offender health
Lizabeth Halsey
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Research interests: Access to primary care for special needs patients.; Quality of care for special needs patients.; Safeguarding issues pertaining to special needs patients.
Selena Hammond
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Research interests: Football as an intervention for young people with Learning Disabilities; The link between occupation and health promotion; Social inequalities and youth offenders
Jayne Hannah
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Ian Harris
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Michelle Harrison
Practice Educator, School of Health and Social Care
Penny Hodgkinson
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Research interests: Professional development including clinical supervision, leadership, mentoring and coaching, governance in organisations; Reflective Practice and reflective writing for professional development; Clinical and professional Reasoning and formulation for differential diagnosis and intervention planning by health professionals; Narrative, literature and disability- life writing in health care
Edward Holt
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Research interests: Interpersonal Relationships and the therapeutic relationship; Delivery of nurse education using the Work Based Learning Model
Mark Howard
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Karen Hudson
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Vasilios Ioakimidis
Professor, School of Health and Social Care
Victoria Joffe
Dean of School of Health and Social Care and Professor (R), School of Health and Social Care
Stephen Jordan
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Research interests: Social work and humour;; anti-slavery
Nelly Joye
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Research interests: Long-term outcomes of children with DLD; Literacy and Language links; School-based SLT provision/service delivery models
Anuj Kapilashrami
Professor, School of Health and Social Care
Jasmeet Kaur
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Annabel Kay
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Research interests: Oral health in dysphagia; aphasia therapy; stroke rehabilitation; technology in healthcare
Iain Keenan
Senior Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Research interests: Issues related to literacy and numeracy; Dignity in care; Work based learning
Mary Kennedy
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Research interests: Schwartz Rounds in Health Professionals’ Education; Education and training through simulation: Evaluating the experience of staff after the Virtual Dementia Tour; The use of story work in an age inclusive dementia service: a participatory action research study; Improving Post Diagnostic Support & Quality in Dementia Services: Service Evaluation Report; Exploring the Education and Training Needs of Mental Health Nurses Caring for Clients with Urinary Incontinence: An Action Research Study; The Effect of Incontinence on Sexuality: A Nurse Patient Perspective; The Role of Clinical Supervision in Nursing; Dementia Care; End of Life Care; Creative arts in health & social care; Use of narratives / storytelling in healthcare; Simulation in health education; Health & well-being; emotional resilience; Lived experience; Service Improvement & evaluation
Erika Kerry
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Kanamik Khan
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Amalia Khodr
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Rebecca Laws
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Sarah Lee
Deputy Dean (HSC) - Senior Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Michelle Lewington
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Tina Lewis-McGlynn
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Hilary Lowe
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Ramya Maitreyee
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Maria-Ines Martinez Herrero
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Jan McAllister
Reader, School of Health and Social Care
Susan McPherson
Professor, School of Health and Social Care
Research interests: Therapy outcomes and effectiveness; Social care, fostering and adoption; Chronic depression: long term psychotherapy, management in primary care, informal caring; Psychiatric labelling; Social history and history of health and care
Cerridwen Mellish
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Julia Minoia
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Maria Miranda Rivera
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Research interests: Prevention of speech, language, communication difficulties; Health Education; Parent/carer interventions; Dysphagia; Palliative care
Raihana Mohammed
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Natasha Morrison
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Kelvin Ncube
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Lindsey Nicholls
Senior Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Research interests: ‘Putting it Into Words’; A Psychoanalytically Orientated Ethnographic Study of Hospital Based Clinical Occupational Therapy Departments in the UK and South Africa.’; psychoanalytic thinking in organisations; Therapeutic use of self in clinical practice
Ijeoma Okolo
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Michael O'Regan
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Matthew Osborne
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Research interests: Trauma care; Advanced nursing practice; Nursing Clinical Skills
Stephanie Ozegin
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Bryan Paddison
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Arnold Pariag
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Rachael Parsons
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Holly Phillips
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Stephen Pitt
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Richard Pratt
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Julie Puttock
Lecturer - PWP, School of Health and Social Care
Wendy Rajah
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Sarah Richardson
Senior Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Caroline Robinson
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Konstantinos Roussos
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Shabnam Sagar
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Gert Scheepers
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Vikki-Jo Scott
Senior Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Research interests: Advanced Clinical Practice; Continuing Professional Development
Andy Sluckin
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Ewen Speed
Professor, School of Health and Social Care
Research interests: Governance and citizenship in context of health and healthcare; Neoliberalism, the third sector and health care provision; Discourse analysis, interpretive policy analysis
Alison Spencer
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Susan Stallabrass
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Danny Taggart
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Research interests: Community Psychology; Mad Studies; Trauma based approaches to mental health care; Evaluation of Social Care interventions; Parent Infant Mental Health; Impact of child abuse on adult functioning and engagement with public services
Abril Tejedor Benitez
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Adrian Thackeray
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Jennie Todd
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Research interests: Lived experience and self-management of chronic illness
Daniel Underdown
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Teresa Wagstaffe
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Elizabeth Williams
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Tracey Williams-Macklin
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Nichola Williamson
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Research interests: Interprofessional and cross partnership collaborative working; Professional/clinical practice in community stroke provision for working age adults; Occupational Therapy - Diverse practice placements
Joanne Wilson
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Vanessa Woodcock-Dennis
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Sarah Wright
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Aaron Wyllie
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
ZhiMin Xiao
Senior Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care
Research interests: Bias; Family Injustice; Causal Inference; Evidence-Informed Policy and Practice; Data Science for Social Good; Child Health; Digital Education; Social Medicine; Science of Science; Randomised Controlled Trials (RCT)
Slav Zhelev
Lecturer, School of Health and Social Care