Mark Hughes teaches on the undergraduate nursing programme (B700), and is also the Admissions Tutor for the programme. He teaches on the following modules: Community Care
Mark is the module leader for the BNurs modules of Public Health and Long-term conditions, where students have supported clinical placements in community and hospital settings, which involves ...
Telephone +44 (0)121 414 7502
Head of Nursing, Jenny Jones Chair in Nursing
Fiona Irvine is the Jenny Jones Chair of Nursing and Head of Nursing.
Fiona’s research is primarily focused on the organisation and delivery of health and nursing services and she has published widely in this area. She has secured major research funding from the National Institute of Health Research, the Welsh Government and various other bodies to support ...
Telephone +44 (0)121 415 8599
Lecturer in Mental Health: Nursing
Eloise teaches on a variety of topics relating to mental health and mental health nursing, with a specialist interest in mood disorder (depression). A dynamic educator using a range of teaching methods including film, creative art and story-telling with the use of self-disclosure in mental health nurse education.
Eloise is an experienced mental health nurse with a ...
Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6659
Lecturer in Adult Nursing and Admissions Tutor
Alison Smith is a Lecturer in Adult Nursing and the Admissions Tutor for the Bachelor of Nursing programme.
She worked in the NHS as a critical nurse for 16 years and specialised in cardiothoracic surgery, heart, lung and liver transplantation. In 2006, she moved into higher education teaching on undergraduate and post-graduate health care courses and commenced work at ...
Telephone +44 (0)121 414 2272
Richard Standage is a Registered General Nurse and a Registered Children’s Nurse and teaches on the Bachelor of Nursing degree. His main contributions are to the undergraduate Child Field of Practice modules. He is Link Tutor to Birmingham Children’s Hospital and Birmingham Heartlands Hospital.
Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3570
Amelia Swift is a registered nurse and lecturer in Nursing.
Amelia has published a number of scholarly papers and a book chapter furthering nurses understanding of pain and its management. She has developed excellent skills in teaching and was a finalist in the Student Nursing Times Lecturer of the Year awards in 2012. She is particularly interested in using ...
Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6923
Senior Lecturer. Lead for Child Field of Practice
Tracey Valler-Jones is a senior lecturer in Child Health within the School of Nursing. She has a keen interest in teaching clinical skills and simulation.
Telephone +44 (0)121 415 8588
Chris Wagstaff is a Senior lecturer at the University of Birmingham. He worked for the NHS for 14 years before entering Higher Education. He is a clinical nurse specialist in mental health and brings this experience to his role as the mental health Field of Practice lead for nursing in the college.
Chris’ responsibilities as Field of Practice lead are the ...
Telephone +44 (0)121 415 8589