Nursing Studies

Professor Tonks Fawcett PFHEA

The Higher Education Academy (HEA) has conferred its highest status - that of Principal Fellow - on the School’s Professor of Student Learning (Nurse Education), Tonks Fawcett.

The HEA is the UK’s national, independent and government-funded organisation that contributes towards the professionalisation of University teaching. It can confer the status of Associate Fellow, Fellow, Senior Fellow or Principal Fellow and is now a vital part of this University’s Postgraduate Certificate in Academic Practice, aimed at new colleagues in the University with roles that include teaching.

This award recognises Professor Fawcett’s long and passionate commitment to the teaching and learning of students and particularly to nurse education