Susan Jackson

Job Title and Responsibilities

Senior Lecturer

About Me

I have worked in the clinical nursing and midwifery field since 1980 and currently maintain a small clinical practice within the contraception and sexual health arena.

I contribute and develop to both the undergraduate and postgraduate portfolio within the Faculty of Health Sciences, in addition to which I am actively involved in Research Projects and working collaboratively with partner organisations which include acute and community Health Trusts and Professional Bodies for example Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Health within the Royal College of Obstetricians and the British Association of Sexual Health and HIV.


  • Post Graduate Certificate in Professional and Higher Education

  • BA (Hons) Midwifery

  • Advanced Diploma in Midwifery

  • Cert Research Methodology

  • Registered Midwife

  • Registered Nurse

  • MA Medical Ethics and Law

Professional Memberships and Activities

Fellow of Higher Education Academy

Royal College of Midwifery

Registered with Nursing and Midwifery Council


  • Midwifery

  • Nursing

  • Public Health

  • Sexual Health

  • Research

  • Conference development, management and delivery

Research Interests

  • Teaching and Learning

  • Medical Ethics and Law

  • The Effects of Aerobic Exercise in Pregnancy as measured by specific parameters (unpublished)

  • Health Expert: DESTINTY PROJECT - DESTINY is a 3 year project funded by the European Union under the Erasmus+ Cooperation. Staffordshire University is hosting the DESTINY project which operates across Europe and involves Higher Education Institute‚Äôs working in cooperation with private sector organisations. Each Higher Education Institute (HEI) will work closely with a youth organisation to ensure access to work seekers (WS) and local employers, and to ensure recruitment and participation in MOOC study clubs (MSC).

Other Interests

  • VTCT Reflexology Certificate

  • VTCT Aromatherapy Massage Certificate

  • YMCE Exercise to Music Instructor

Selected Publications

Jackson S (2012) The Learning Environment available online April 2012 at

Current Teaching

  • All Pre-registration and Undergraduate Health Programmes

  • Continuing Professional Development Undergraduate and Postgraduate Health Programmes

  • External Assessor/Examiner Graduate Certificate in Contraception and Sexual Health / Postgraduate Certificate in Contraception and Sexual Health-Middlesex University London School of Health and Education

  • Development and delivery of bespoke programmes for Acute and Community Health Trust partners


  • Sexual and Reproductive Health Course Program-Lead

  • Examination of the Neonate-Module Lead

  • Pre Registration BSc Midwifery Programme 3 year and shortened programme-Module Tutor

  • Sexual Health Advising-Widening the Remit-Module Tutor


  • Sexual and Reproductive Health Course Program-Lead

  • MSc by Negotiated Learning in Health and Social Care Award Dissertation Supervisor-Project Based Change

  • Sexual Health Advising-Widening the Remit-ModuleTutor


Susan Jackson
School of Nursing and Midwifery
Faculty of Health Sciences
Blackheath Lane
ST18 0AD
t: 01785 353790