Ms Sherril Spencer

School: Allied Health, Midwifery and Social Care

Job Title: Associate Professor


Phone: 020 8417 2995

Location: TB4011 Penryhn Road campus


Sherril joined the Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education in 2001, with 22 years of radiography experience, which includes working in South Africa and the UK.

She is currently employed as an associate professor in the School of Radiography, where she leads several undergraduate modules, including the research project module, and contributes to postgraduate teaching and supervision on the medical imaging MSc and MRes programmes.

Sherril is an external examiner at Robert Gordon University on the DipHE (radiographic studies) and is registered as a reviewer for the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR).

Academic and professional qualifications

  • EdD, Education, Kingston University
  • MSc, Clinical Reporting, Canterbury Christchurch
  • PgCert, Teaching and learning, Kingston University
  • HND, Therapeutic Radiography, Addington Hospital, South Africa
  • HND, Diagnostic Radiography, Frere Hospital School of radiography, S.A

Professional experience

  • 2001 - present
    Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education, Kingston University and St George's, University of London
  • 1999 - 2001
    Superintendent Radiographer, Cromwell Hospital
  • 1990 - 1999
    Senior / Superintendent Radiographer, Groote Schuur Hospital (South Africa)
  • 1987 - 1989
    Bank Radiographer, Various in Uk and south africa ( travelling)
  • 1983 - 1985
    Senior Radiographer, Eshowe general hospital , Zululand
  • 1982 - 1983
    Radiographer/Senior Radiographer, Frere Hospital, South Africa

Professional registration and membership

  • Membership, Society of Radiographers
  • Diagnostic Radiographer, Health Care Professions Council

Research interests

Interprofessional education, Shared leadership, Leadership skills, Radiographic clinical reporting, trauma and forensic radiography