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Ms Susan Strong

Ms Susan Strong

School: Nursing

Job Title: Senior Lecturer

Email: S.Strong@sgul.kingston.ac.uk

Phone: 07768 535816

Location: St Georges, University of London

Biography

Susan is a senior lecturer, visiting professor and a registered adult nurse with a wide range of experience in both senior strategic academic management and operational academic roles in higher education including: undergraduate pre-registration nursing programmes, postgraduate masters (advanced practice), work based learning, major emergencies and multi-professional programmes.

Susan's current role involves curriculum design, teaching and assessing, developing professional practice modules for qualified healthcare practitioners.

Susan's academic and teaching interests include professional and inter-professional education and research methods.

Susan is also the academic lead for practice learning across the south zone.

This provides academic direction and support for both students and their practice mentors as well as to academic staff, across a range of practice environments, such as The Royal Marsden Hospitals, NHS Acute Trusts, as well as community, private and independent sector student placements.

Susan's research interests are in professional and inter-professional healthcare education. Externally Susan is an academic reviewer for the Journal of Inter-Professional Care.

Susan is visiting professor and international lead with Tokyo Metropolitan University, Japan. Susan has worked collaboratively to develop and lead a collaborative working agreement between the universities, which include both research and staff and student exchange programmes, with a multi-professional focus.

Academic and professional qualifications

  • Registered Nurse (Part 1)
  • BSc(Hons),
  • MSc, Research Methodology
  • PGCEA
  • Registered Nurse Tutor
  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy
  • London Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine

Professional experience

  • 1989 - present
    Principal Lecturer / Head of School (Pre-Registration Nursing) / PL Academic Team Leader / Clinical Practice Development Nurse, Kingston University and St George's University, London,
  • 1988 - 1989
    Senior Nurse, St George's NHS Trust,
  • 1987 - 1988
    Ward Sister, Acute Medical Unit, St James' Hospital,
  • 1983 - 1986
    Ward Sister, Medical Unit / Staff Nurse, A&E, Haematology and Medicine, St Stephen's Hospital,